WIMBLEDON:GAUFF VS VESNINA

American hope Coco Gauff continued her journey at Wimbledon with a straight sets victory over Elena Vesnina in the second round. Elena is a veteran doubles specialist having won multiple doubles Grand Slam titles. Coco looking to follow up an impressive clay court season which culminated in a quarter final appearance in Paris. Off toContinue reading “WIMBLEDON:GAUFF VS VESNINA”

FRENCH OPEN:GAUFF VS JABEUR

Cori Gauff has gone further than she has ever had at a major, reaching the French Open quarter final. She had relative ease in doing it against Tunisian Ons Jabeur in straight sets, never facing a break point. Coco burst onto the LIMELIGHT with a statement win over Venus Williams on grass but she isContinue reading “FRENCH OPEN:GAUFF VS JABEUR”

PARMA CHALLENGER FINAL:GAUFF VS WANG

Coco utterly dominant in that first set. The one-two serve backhand/forehand combination doing most of the damage. One has got to look at her forehand motion in particular to have an idea as to how she generates so much power on her shots despite her relatively small frame. Watch 4-1 (15-15). You got to literallyContinue reading “PARMA CHALLENGER FINAL:GAUFF VS WANG”

PARMA CHALLENGER:GAUFF VS ANISIMOVA

Coco’s preparation for the French Open is going rather well we think. She defeated fellow American Amanda Anisimova in straight sets in the final warm up tournament in Parma, Italy on Thursday. Coco has served well throughout the clay court season thus far, as a result she won 71% of her points on first serve.Continue reading “PARMA CHALLENGER:GAUFF VS ANISIMOVA”

ITALIAN OPEN:BARTY VS GAUFF

Injury ruined an otherwise intriguing contest here. The World number one retired in the second set leading 6-4 2-1 against the American. It was already a rain ravaged Friday in Rome and the match had already been interrupted in the first set. There were some brilliant moments to talk about in the match nonetheless. WatchContinue reading “ITALIAN OPEN:BARTY VS GAUFF”

ITALIAN OPEN:GAUFF VS SABALENKA

Coco Gauff with her biggest win of the year so far. The American teenager reached the quarter final in Rome with a straight sets victory over Madrid winner Aryna Sabalenka 7-5 6-3. Coco made a hash of a great opening four games when she stuttered in the eighth game to make the scores 4-4. PickingContinue reading “ITALIAN OPEN:GAUFF VS SABALENKA”

CHARLESTON OPEN:GAUFF VS PIRONKOVA

The WTA tour moved to Charleston, South Carolina for the Volvo Open which is the oldest US tournament. Coco should have won both sets for the loss of no games easily. At 4-0 in the first set up 40-15 on Pironkova’s serve she allowed her opponent to come back to win that game. Imagine whatContinue reading “CHARLESTON OPEN:GAUFF VS PIRONKOVA”

DUBAI OPEN:VONDROUSOVA VS GAUFF

Coco Gauff impressively came from a set down against 12th seeded Czech Marketa Vondrousova to win 3-6 6-0 6-4 to reach the last 16 in Dubai. After being outplayed in the first 3 games of the first set, Coco did well to remain in touching distance with neat serves and net play. A sloppy doubleContinue reading “DUBAI OPEN:VONDROUSOVA VS GAUFF”