Coco Gauff is an emerging name in Tennis. She is by far the youngest American female to reach the third round of US Open to this date. While the whole world is getting attracted towards Tennis these days, Coco Gauff Aka Cori Gauff is set to charm everyone with her skills.
Well, her charm will surely reach among the audience. Just at her teenage, she has been able to win two titles for herself in tennis. That is why Tennis lovers expect a lot from him.
For an athlete and a sportsperson, the way you perform at your matches are the only keys to judge your capability. This capability of yours determines your worth, for your career as well as for your economy.
When we talk about Coco, she has defeated one of the bests in the business, Venus Williams. As one of the most promising players, she has done some brand endorsements. In 2018, she collaborated with a brand called New Balance. Likewise in 2019, she signed a deal with a Pasta Company Barilla.
Therefore with few brand endorsements and wins in her name, Cori Gauff is supposed to have a net worth of around $1 Million.
However, this will surely grow in the days to come. The more she plays and the higher she reaches, the more will be her worth. Moreover, people suspect that she has already started earning more after the win against Venus Williams.
Coco was born to parents who were athletes. Her father is Corey Gauff and her mother is Candy Gauff. Coco was named as Cori originally. She got this name from her father.
Coco’s father, Corey used to be a basketball player at Georgia State University. But, later, he worked as a health care executive. In the same way, her mother Candy used to be a track and field athlete at Florida State University. She also worked as an educator later in her life.
They are from Delray Beach, United States.
Coco Gauff is really tall. She has a height of approximately 177 cm (1.7m) and 5.10 in feet. That much of height is a great plus point for her tennis career. With tall legs and long steps, she has won matches and defeated her idols.
Cori is just 15 years old at present. She was born on 13 March 2004 in Delray Beach, Florida. She started playing tennis from the age of four. Nonetheless, she has always played a number of sports during her days in school.
However, she chose to play Tennis. The main reason to choose cricket according to her is the Williams Sisters. She grew up watching Serena Williams and Venus Williams. These sisters were her inspiration always. Also, she has two younger brothers, Codey and Cameron.
She started playing from the age of four. Coco is recognized as a former No. 1 Junior.
She is the winner of the French Open in the year 2018. Furthermore, she also won the title for US Open Doubles with Caty McNally in the same year. In addition to this, she was also one of the finalists in the US open Single in 2017.
In addition to this, she also defeated Timea Babos, a professional tennis player from Hungary during the last night’s (Thursday,29 August 2019) match at Louis Armstrong Stadium.
Coco Gauff advances after defeating Timea Babos in an incredible three-set BATTLE in the second round of the #USOpen
SHE’S 15!! pic.twitter.com/aFpcShMNnD
— The Undefeated (@TheUndefeated) August 30, 2019
This 15-year-old girl has her eyes on greater heights in her career. We wish to see more victories from her.
She is on Instagram. With over 400,000 followers, she has called herself a small girl with greater dreams on her Instagram.