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said. “I’m still excited I get to keep living it.”As it is, she was the youngest player to qualify for Wimbledon in the professi
onal era, winning three matches last week against higher-ranked women in the preliminary rounds.上海夜网女神会所
Then, by upsetting five-time champion Venus Williams, who is 39, in the first round of the main event, Gauff became the you
ngest woman to win a match at the All England Club since 1991, when Jennifer Capriati reached the semifinals at 15.
上海夜网女神会所That was followed by a win against 2017 Wimbledon semifinalist Magdalena Rybariko
va, who is 30, before getting past Hercog, 28. When a reporter wanted to know how Gauff might spend the prize money she
‘s already earned of about 175,000 pounds ($220,000), she replied: “I mean, I can’t buy a car, because I can’t drive.”上海夜网
That made her giggle, as did some of the other things she said at her news conference through a permanent smile, incl
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ing fun at her mother, Candi, for the way she waved her arms overhead when Friday’s victory was over.
上海夜网”Please tell me she’s a meme,” Gauff said. “I’m so excited to go on Instagram.”
Next up: A fourth-round matchup against 2018 French Open champion a
nd former No. 1 Simona Halep, who eliminated two-time major champ Victoria Azarenka 6-3, 6-1.上海夜网女神会所
Other women’s contests Monday will be No. 3 seed Karolina Pliskova a
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stremska against Zhang Shuai, who defeated former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-2.
The top half of the men’s draw, meanwhile, saw more in its se
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tting past Hubert Hurkacz 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-4. No one else on that side of the bracket is ranked higher than 17th; that’s the
spot held by Milos Raonic, who is also the only other player who ever has been to a Grand Slam final.