Cori Gauff and Sloane Stephens are going to face off in the French Open quarterfinals on Tuesday in Paris. Coco has the opportunity to finally break back into the top20 if she wins the encounter. As of now, Gauff has 1886 points to be no.24 in the live rankings. If the young American reaches the semifinal Coco will have 2236 points which would allow her to be the new world no.19 (live rankings).
Now ranked no.23, the American has managed to achieve a 18-10 win-loss record in 2022. The American is playing at the moment at the French Open where she bested Rebecca Marino 7-5 6-0, Alison Van Uytvanck 6-1 7-64, Kaia Kanepi 6-3 6-4 and Elise Mertens 6-4 6-0.
Stephens at the French Open, ranking, and results in 2022
Ranked world no.64, Stephens owns an overall 10-7 record in 2022. The American is now having a run at the French Open where she toppled Jule Niemeier 5-7 6-4 6-2, Sorana Cirstea 3-6 6-2 6-0, Diane Parry 6-2 6-3 and Jil Teichmann 6-2 6-0.
Stephens conquered 1 title in 2022 in Guadalajara.
The American won 7 titles in her career: 6 on hard courts and 1 on clay courts. (See the list of her titles)
Cori Gauff and Sloane Stephens clashed against each other only on 1 occasion. Their head to head is 1-0 for Stephens. When they played, Sloane Stephens won 6-4 6-2 in the 2nd round in New York (U.S. Open) in September 2021.
You can watch the highlights in the following video.