Coco Gauff (born March 13, 2004) is an American professional tennis player.
Coco Gauff has won 1 Grand Slam.
Cori “Coco” Gauff is an American professional tennis player. She was born on March 13, 2004, in Delray Beach, Florida. She began playing tennis at the age of six and quickly rose through the junior ranks. In 2018, she won the US Open girls’ singles title.
Gauff made her professional debut in 2019. She received a wild card entry to Wimbledon and made headlines by defeating five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round. She went on to reach the fourth round of the tournament, becoming the youngest American woman to do so since 1991.
Gauff has continued to impress in the years since. She has won six WTA Tour singles titles, including the 2023 US Open. She has also reached the quarterfinals of the French Open and Australian Open.
Gauff is known for her powerful serve and her all-court game. She is also a vocal advocate for social justice and has used her platform to speak out about issues such as gun violence and racial injustice.
In 2023, Gauff was ranked world No. 6 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). She is considered to be one of the most promising young players in the world and is expected to have a long and successful career.