The rising stars of tennis - 10 to watch

2020-03-20 16:43

Tennis' enforced hiatus will not stop players working as hard as they can ahead of the hopeful resumption in June.

Bittersweet Coco as Djokovic picks up steam at Australian Open

2020-01-26 10:16

Defending champion Novak Djokovic swept into the Australian Open quarter-finals but 15-year-old Coco Gauff exited in tears on Sunday.

Deposed Osaka says she does not have 'champion mentality'

2020-01-24 12:46

Naomi Osaka said she had been overwhelmed by the pressure of defending her Australian Open title after losing to 15-year-old Coco Gauff.

Future of women's tennis on display in Coco v Osaka part II

2020-01-23 07:54

Two of the most exciting young talents in tennis take centre stage at the Australian Open when 15-year-old Coco Gauff takes on Naomi Osaka.

Learner driver Gauff says nerves won't slow her against Osaka

2020-01-22 12:17

Coco Gauff is still learning to drive, but the 15-year-old warned Naomi Osaka she will not be overawed when they clash at the Australian Open.

Coco Gauff, 15, sets up blockbuster with Osaka

2020-01-22 07:20

Fifteen-year-old prodigy Coco Gauff recovered from a set down to set up a clash with defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka.

'You said the D word' - Gauff chides dad for 'curse'

2020-01-09 11:16

Tennis prodigy Coco Gauff was quick to rebuke her father for swearing - when he said "damn" while coaching her during a match.

Teenage star Gauff makes flying start to new year

2020-01-06 10:51

Teen sensation Coco Gauff started the new year in dominant form at the WTA Auckland Classic.

Thunberg sets an example to teenage tennis star Gauff

2019-10-17 13:03

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has been a major inspiration to American teenage tennis sensation Coco Gauff.

Teenager Gauff rockets into Top 100 after maiden win

2019-10-14 13:49

American prodigy Coco Gauff continued her rise up the ranks of women's tennis when the WTA Tour rankings showed a climb of 39 places to 71st in the world.


'Couldn't write this': Gauff, 15, proud after teary Melbourne exit

2020-01-26 13:42

Coco Gauff warned she is not even close to achieving her full potential and targeted the Tokyo Olympics after she exited the Australian Open.

Coco Gauff (15) exits Australian Open in tears

2020-01-26 08:19

Coco Gauff's bid for history at the Australian Open ended in tears in the last 16 on Sunday as the 15-year-old crashed out in three sets to fellow American Sofia Kenin.

Gauff stuns title-holder Osaka at Australian Open

2020-01-24 11:34

Unseeded 15-year-old Coco Gauff has shocked reigning champion Naomi Osaka in the third round at the Australian Open in straight sets.

Serena: I was 'nowhere near' Coco's level at 15

2020-01-22 14:37

Serena Williams said she was "nowhere near" as good as 15-year-old Coco Gauff when she was that age as the American great reached the Australian Open third round.

Racquet-kicking Osaka admits she was 'a bit childish'

2020-01-22 09:43

Naomi Osaka conceded she had been "a bit childish" after her frustrations boiled over at the Australian Open.

Teenage Gauff stuns Venus in Australian Open Round 1

2020-01-20 09:30

Fifteen-year-old American Coco Gauff beat Venus Williams at the Australian Open - the second time the teenager has dumped the veteran out.

Serena drops set before reaching Auckland quarters

2020-01-09 07:07

Serena Williams rallied from a set down to beat journeywoman Christina McHale at the WTA Auckland Classic.

Tennis in 2019: Nadal on top as new faces make mark in women's game

2019-12-17 10:33

Rafael Nadal finished the season on top of the world to give the men's rankings a familiar look but a new crop of women is showing the old guard can be overthrown.

Teenager Gauff dumped out at Luxembourg after maiden WTA win

2019-10-16 17:07

The US' Coco Gauff failed to follow up on her maiden WTA tournament win after crashing out in the first round to Anna Blinkova in Luxembourg.

Gauff salutes Federer's words of wisdom

2019-10-14 08:49

Coco Gauff hailed Roger Federer for his words of wisdom as the 15-year-old US prodigy became the youngest champion on the WTA Tour since 2004.

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