Coco Gauff is having another mesmerizing run at the Australian Open after she received the 2nd week after getting the scalps of the likes of Venus Williams and Naomi Osaka. Soon after beating the Japanese, the American teenager expressed the wish to have a selfie with the great Rod Laver. The Australian didn’t miss the chance to replay on twitter about being happy to meet Coco and he just landed in Melbourne.
Time for this selfie?
Hello Melbourne! It's great to be back. pic.twitter.com/VA0qcFwqG4
— Rod Laver (@rodlaver) January 24, 2020
Gauff at the Australian Open, ranking, and results in 2020
Currently the world no.67, the American has a 4-1 win-loss record in 2020. The American is currently playing at the Australian Open where she bested Venus Williams 7-65 6-3, Sorana Cirstea 4-6 6-3 7-5 and Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4.
Cori Gauff will fight against Kenin in the 4th round. They have never played each so far on the main tour.
Naomi Osaka’s ranking and performance in 2020
At the moment ranked no.4, the Japanese played her last match on the 24th of January when she was overcome by Cori Gauff 6-3 6-4 in the 3rd round in Australian Open.
Naomi Osaka’s most significant performance of the year was reaching the semi-finals in Brisbane.
Cori Gauff and Naomi Osaka played each other 2 times. The head to head is 1-1.
The last time that they played, Cori Gauff won 6-3 6-4 in the 3rd round in Melbourne (Australian Open) on the 24th of January 2020.
In the following video you can watch the key moments of their match.