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Another month, another major milestone by teen tennis sensation Cori “Coco” Gauff.  Gauff became the first 15-year-old to move into the top 50 of the Women’s Tennis Association’s world rankings in 15 years, according to Yahoo Sports.  Gauff, who was born in Atlanta and reared in Delray Bech, Florida, moved up from 51 to 49…

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Coco Gauff doesn’t even have her driver’s license yet, but she is running over the competition en route to entering the history books at the Australian Open. The 15-year-old tennis sensation shocked the sports world when she defeated fourth-ranked Naomi Osaka in straight sets overnight, 6-3, 6-4, becoming the youngest woman in the professional era…

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The legend and the phenom squared off in the first round of a major tennis tournament again, this time at the Australian Open in Melbourne. The youngest player on tour, Cori “Coco” Gauff, 15, and the oldest player, Venus Williams, 39, were both dumbfounded that they could possibly get the same draw as they did…

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The “lucky loser” became a great champion. Cori “Coco” Gauff, the teen tennis sensation who first captured the hearts of fans worldwide after defeating her idol Venus Williams at Wimbledon, won her first tennis title in Austria on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019. Gauff — who lost during the qualifying round but was what the WTA…

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Tennis star Naomi Osaka at 2019 US Open (Photo by Derrel Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and NBA legend Kobe Bryant were in the stands cheering on Japanese tennis star and 2018 U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka, who defeated Magda Linette of Poland 6-2, 6-4 at Louis Armstrong Stadium to advance to the third round. “It’s just funny to me,” Osaka said. “You know, like, last…

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Cori “Coco” Gauff captured the imagination of tennis fans worldwide with her improbable feat at the world’s most prestigious tennis platform this past summer, Wimbledon, which got the attention of beloved former first lady Michelle Obama. Gauff continues to enthrall tennis fans with her electrifying play during another major tournament, the U.S. Open which is…

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Cori “Coco” Gauff’s magical Wimbledon run ended after a loss to No. 7 Simona Halep on Monday, July 8. Gauff was one round shy of the quarterfinals in her first appearance at the tournament. Despite showing flickers of brilliance, Gauff was unable to find her rhythm as she had done in previous matches. Halep, 27,…

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