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15-year-old Cori 'Coco' Gauff extends remarkable run

Wimbledon (CNN)Even a late change of location Wednesday couldn't halt the momentum of Cori Gauff, the teenager making history virtually every time she steps onto Wimbledon's fabled grass. Already the youngest ever to emerge from qualifying and youngest since 1991 to win a match in the main draw when she beat idol Venus Williams, the 15-year-old American became the first player to win a full match under the oldest grand slam's new Court One roof. I was so nervous😬😬😬😬 https://t.co/8xyeJvP2f9— Coco Gauff (@CocoGauff) July 3, 2019 It was another straight-set victory, too, 6-3 6-3 over Magdalena Rybarikova. The 30-year-old Slovak's ranking might have slipped to 139th in the world, but in 2017, she found herself in the last four at ...