Gauff’s first coach backs American to become world’s best

FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - July 3, 2019 Cori Gauff of the U.S. celebrates winning her second round match against Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova REUTERS/Carl Recine

TOKYO (Reuters) – Teenage tennis sensation Cori Gauff’s first coach Sly Black has backed the American to become the world’s best. Gauff, 15, beat five-times champion Venus Williams and 2017 semi-finalist Magdalena Rybarikova in her first two rounds and will play in the third round at Wimbledon later on Friday. Black, who has also worked […]

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