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Meet Coco Gauff: The 15-Year-Old Tennis Phenom Who Shocked the World at Wimbledon

Pop Sugar 2019-07-11 03:05:03

Women are dominating sports, and one name you need to have on your watch list is Cori "Coco" Gauff. Coco is a 15-year-old American tennis player from Florida, and we're calling it now: she is the next big thing in tennis.

Coco's name has been on every mouth since she beat her role model and tennis icon Venus Williams during the fist round at the All England Club. If that wasn't amazing enough, Coco became the youngest player to advance to the round of 16 at Wimbledon.

Her Wimbledon run was cut short with a loss to Simona Halep in the fourth round, but this is just the beginning of a prosperous career for her. Ahead are a few fun facts you should know about Coco.