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Coco Gauff: American tennis player
Cori "Coco" Gauff is an American tennis player. She is the youngest player ranked in the top 100 by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and has a career-high ranking of No. 49 in the world in singles, and No. 42 in doubles. Gauff won her first WTA singles title at the 2019 Linz Open at the age of 15, making her the youngest singles title-holder on the WTA Tour since 2004. She also has won two WTA doubles titles with compatriot and fellow teenager Caty McNally. Gauff rose to prominence with an upset win over Venus Williams in the opening round at Wimbledon in 2019.

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'Big Three' join #BlackoutTuesday campaign against racial injustice [Video]

'Big Three' join #BlackoutTuesday campaign against racial injustice

Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic are among the tennis players who joined the #BlackOutTuesday campaign against racial injustice, as protests continue over the death of George Floyd.

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Coco Gauff reveals she almost walked away from tennis while dealing with depression

Tennis phenom Coco Gauff lit the tennis world on fire as a 15-year-old last year. Gauff, now 16, revealed she'd dealt with depression prior to that.
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Sofia Kenin ousts Coco Gauff in fourth round of Australian Open

Coco Gauff, 15, saw her Australian Open run end in the fourth round with a three-set defeat at the hands of fellow American Sofia Kenin.
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At the U.S. Open, Young Women Coming Into Their Own

Naomi Osaka. Coco Gauff. Bianca Andreescu. The women of the U.S. Open are holding their heads high.
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Coco Gauff's US Open run comes to an end with loss to defending champion Naomi Osaka

Coco Gauff showcased her electrifying athleticism and punishing power at times, but it wasn’t enough to overcome No. 1 Naomi Osaka.
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Naomi Osaka defeats Coco Gauff in 2 sets at U.S. Open

Gauff, 15, is the youngest player since 1996 to make the third round at the U.S. Open
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Dorian's path, Gauff-Osaka at US Open: 5 things to know this weekend

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Gauff, 15, to take on defending champ Osaka next at US Open

Fifteen-year-old American Coco Gauff became the youngest woman in the U.S. Open's third round and set up a showdown against defending champion and No. 1 seed Naomi Osaka
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US Open: Coco Gauff sets up match with Naomi Osaka after three-set win against Timea Babos

Coco Gauff breezes through first set in second round of US Open, then battles to get past Timea Babos in third set; defending champ Naomi Osaka next.
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US Open: Coco Gauff wins three-setter in New York debut, defeating Anastasia Potapova

The 15-year-old lost the first set to Russian Anastasia Potapova in her first match in the year's final Grand Slam, but recovered with her forehand.
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Lenny Simpson, friend and teammate of Arthur Ashe, on Coco Gauff: 'She's going to be a superstar'

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Tennis sensation Coco Gauff embraces Michelle Obama's advice for the U.S. Open and beyond

The 15-year-old heads to New York for the U.S. Open as the hottest talent in tennis. And the fearless phenom has the former First Lady in her court.
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Coco Gauff secures place in main draw for Citi Open with clinical win over Hiroko Kuwata

Cori "Coco" Gauff cruised to victory in her second qualifying match Sunday and will enter the main draw for the Citi Open.
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Fans come out to watch Wimbledon sensation Coco Gauff cruise to victory at Citi Open

In her first competitive action since Wimbledon, 15-year-old Coco Gauff cruised to a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Maegan Manasse in Citi Open qualifying.
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Still adjusting to celebrity, Coco Gauff eager to get back on court after Wimbledon breakthrough

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15-year-old American Coco Gauff soars up WTA rankings after magical Wimbledon run

Coco Gauff's magical Wimbledon run allowed her to move into the WTA's top 150 on Monday. The 15-year-old American rises to No. 141 from No. 313.
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Cori "Coco" Gauff on remarkable Wimbledon run: [tktktktk]

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Coco Gauff on her whirlwind Wimbledon run: "Life literally changed in seconds"

Teenage phenom Cori "Coco" Gauff is focusing on her future after a whirlwind run at Wimbledon. The 15-year-old captivated the world after defeating one of her idols, Venus Williams, in the first round...
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Coco Gauff's captivating Wimbledon ends against former No. 1

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Cori 'Coco' Gauff's magical Wimbledon run comes to end with loss to Simona Halep

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Cori 'Coco' Gauff, 15-year-old American, storms back for another Wimbledon upset

After losing the first set and trailing in the second set in a third-round match, Cori "Coco" Gauff knocked off Polona Hercog on Friday at Wimbledon.
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Alaska heatwave, Wimbledon, June jobs report: 5 things to know Friday

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Coco Gauff headlines play on Centre Court at Wimbledon

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