The neighbour’s Coco Gauff and Lay Fernandez are showcasing their great potentials on and off courts since they turned professional tennis. Ultimately, In 2020, Both are reached their career highest ranking in the WTA Ranking table. Especially, the teens defeated top 10 players on some occasions as well.
Gauff and Fernandez performance in 2020
At the Australian Open 2020, The American reached the fourth round before bowing to eventual champion Sofia Kenin in the 3 sets. Earlier, Gauff overcame her tennis idol, Venus Williams in the first round. She beat the Romania player Sorana Cirstea in the second. Finally, in the third round match, the 16-year-old upset the defending champion Naomi Osaka of Japan in the straight sets.
Canadian disturbed World No.08 Belinda Bencic of Switzerland in the Fed Cup Qualifying match by a score of 2-0. At the Mexican Open, Fernandez entered via using a qualifier wildcard however she reached until event final. In the second round, Annie defeated the eighth-seeded Nao Hibino of Japan in the straight sets. Eventually, the teen lost to the British No.02 Heather Waston in the finals.
Coco and Annie in quarantine days
During this self-isolation days, Coco Gauff is using TikTok to keep herself and the tennis community entertained. Recently, She went to Halloween look to answered interviewer question(So Coco, how have you been doing without tennis?). And also, Corey Gauff has reacted for Roger Federer’s tennis at the home challenge via two different getups.
Mexican Open finalist, Leylah Annie Fernandez right now busy with her parents and practising tennis in Florida. In the recent WTA Tennis Interview the Canadian reveals about her Quarantine days routine.
She said “I’ve been practising driving with my parents. It was hard in the beginning because I was scared of being behind the wheel.
“Right now, I’m more comfortable and I’m not as indecisive as before. Just having my family in the car has been helping me. It’s been a fun experience with them. I’m close to getting my license in a few months, so hopefully, I can take the test. and get my license soon when everything starts again.”