American rising star Coco Gauff has already begun the 2021 season with a personal history. Meanwhile, she celebrated her 17th birthday on Saturday and received wishes from several celebrities and thousands of fans.
On a special occasion, World No.40 Gauff took to social media to share a glimpse of her birthday celebrations.
Coco Gauff’s Career Highlights
Since turning a professional in 2018, Coco Gauff has been creating records in the women’s game. Notably, she is the youngest player ranked in the top 100 in the WTA ranking table. Ultimately, American became the youngest singles title holder when she won her first career WTA title at the 2019 Linz Open.
Gauff came into the limelight after upsetting one of her idols Venus Williams in straight sets at the 2019 Wimbledon. And she also became the youngest player in the tournament’s history to qualify for the main draw.
Coco Gauff In 2021
Afterwards, Coco competed in the Australian Open swing, where she made personal history after reaching a WTA 500 event semifinal for the first time at Adelaide International.
Later, in the Middle East swing, Gauff reached the quarterfinal at the Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships.
However, recent reports say that Coco Gauff will resume her season at the Miami Open, which begins on 23rd March.