Coco Gauff Career, Life, Net Worth 2021
Coco Gauff is an American professional tennis player. She is the youngest player in the WTA Top 100 ranking. Currently she is ranked 19 in singles and 13 in doubles. The 17 years old tennis sensation surprised everyone when she defeated Ons Jabeur to become the youngest female player to reach the Roland Garros quarterfinals. Here are details about Coco Gauff net worth, life and career.
Coco Gauff Net Worth and Endorsements
As per the reports, the net worth of Coco Gauff is estimated to be of $2 million. Her major chunk of money is from tennis only. According to Wikipedia, the American has a career prize money of $2,416,373. The 17 years old also earns money through brand deals and endorsements. At present, she endorses brands such as Head, Barilla food items, Microsoft etc.
She signed her first brand deal with New Balance in 2018. In the year 2019, Coco signed a deal with another brand Barilla. Barilla is also endorsed by tennis veteran Roger Federer.
Coco Gauff Early Life
She was born on 13th March 2004 to Candi and Corey Gauff. Coco grew up in Atlanta. She became interested in tennis after watching Sarena Williams triumph at the 2009 Australian Open. Aged 6, she started playing tennis and decided to make a career in it. At age ten, Gauff began to train at the Mouratoglou Academy in France run by Patrick Mouratoglou, Serena Williams’s longtime coach.
Coco Gauff Junior Career
Guaff started playing in the ITF Junior Circuit at the age of 13. Coco skipped the lower division and directly played in the Grade A and Grade 1 tournaments. She reached the juniors US Open final in 2017 losing to Amanda Anisimova in the finals. Gauff won her first junior grand slam title at the French Open.
In the year 2018, she made her professional debut at ITF Women’s Circuit as a qualifier in the $25K event at Osprey. Coco Gauff reached the 3rd round of the US Open 2019. So far she has won two singles and three doubles WTA titles in her career. Her professional career has just started and experts by looking at her potential, predicted her to become the dominating force in women tennis.
Coco Gauff: Overview
|Full Name||Cori Coco Gauff|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Career Prize Money||$2,416,373|
|Endorsements||New Balance, Barilla, Head, Microsoft etc.|