Cori Gauff aka “Coco Gauff” (born March 13, 2004) is an American Professional Tennis Player from Atlanta, United States. She actually is a right-handed sportsperson. Furthermore, Ms. Gauff is the youngest female to get into the finals of the US Open at the age of 13.
Then, she also won the Junior French Open Title of 2018. At that time, she became the second youngest girl to win the prestigious tournament. On the other hand, Coco had a great start in the Wimbledon Tournament 2019. In her first round, she defeated the Venus Williams in the straight sets 6-4, 6-4.
Venus is the five-time champion of the Wimbledon Grand Slam. Interestingly, she also made her Grand Slam debut on July 1, 2019. The young tennis star looked confident and motivated in her first match.
Actually, this is the second time Williams lost in her first round after 1997. Then, Coco Gauff also defeated Magdalena Rybarikova to make her way to the third round. Moreover, her family members were present in court to support her.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
Cori Gauff took birth on 13th of March 2004 (age 15 years old) in Atlanta, Georgia (United States). Actually, her parents are athletes too. Candi Gauff is Cori’s mom and a famous field star and track player at the Florida States University.
Moreover, she also shared her connections with FSU and her daughter’s first match with Venus on July 1. Her dad Corey Gauff was a professional Basketball player. Usually, he played basketball for the Georgia State University.
Cori is the sister of her two younger brothers. Actually, she relocated to Delray, Florida for her proper tennis training. She began playing tennis at the age of 7. During that time, Candi and Corey were her coaches.
They kept her nickname Coco Gauff. Additionally, she received her early education from her home. Her mom taught her the essential subjects.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Cori Gauff.|
|Nick name||Coco & Cori.|
|Profession||Right-Hand Tennis Player.|
|Famous for||1. Entered in the Wimbledon Open 2019s third round.
2. Defeated Venus Williams in her debut match of July 1, 2019.
3. WTA Ranking July 2019 is 313.
|Age (As of 2019)||15 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 13, 2004.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Atlanta, Georgia (USA).|
|Awards||1. Youngest Female Finalist in the Junior US Open 2017.
2. Winner of Junior French Open 2018.
3. Won Under 18 Orange Bowl International Tennis Championships 2018.
4. Made to the 3rd of Wimbledon Open 2019.
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/cocogauff.
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||Delray Beach, Florida (USA).|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 176 cm.
Meters: 1.76 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 59 Kg.
Pounds: 130 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||33-26-34.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.5|
|Parents||Father: Corey Gauff (Basketball Player).
Mother: Candi Gauff (Track Athlete).
|Siblings||Brother: Name Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Highest Qualification||Middle School Pass Out.|
|Alma Mater.||Will Update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Brad Pitt.
Actress: Emily Blunt.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Germany.|
|Love to do||Horseriding, Surfing, Swimming & Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Sprouts & Fruit Salad.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$300K US Dollars.|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||Under revision.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Home Details||Residence in Delray Beach, Florida (USA).|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Cori Gauff
- Wikipedia: Candi frequently updates her girl child’s matches and achievements on Facebook.
- Furthermore, she also believes in motivation and positive spirit.
- Corey Gauff followed the William sisters’ father approach to develop Cori’s career.
- Moreover, he lived with his wife and children in Delray, Florida.
- Interestingly, she got sad when she could not catch her older cousins while running.
- Serena Williams revealed that the Gauff’s are the cool people.
- In the Miami Open Tournament, Coco Gauff made record victory against Caty McNally in the first round.
- Though, she lost her second round opposite Daria Kasatkina.
- Actually, she finished the year 2018 by winning the Orange Bowl International Tennis Championship under 18.
- Figure Details: Cori Gauff’s height stands at 5 feet 9 inches tall physique (176 cm). Additionally, her body weight is around 59 Kg (130 in Pounds).
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- Gauff also collaborated with Caty McNally in the US Open 2018 for the doubles match.
- Meanwhile, Patrick Mouratoglou (Serena William’s Coach) selected her in “Champ Seed Foundation” at the age of 11.
- Money Factor: The calculated Net worth of Coco Gauff is around $300K US Dollars.
- During October 2018, she signed first multi-year contract with New Balance.
- Soon, she again signed a sponsorship agreement with Barilla (Italian Food Company).
- Actually, Barilla also sponsors the male tennis sensation, Roger Federer.
- On the other hand, her present international ranking as of July 1, 2019, is 313.