Coco Gauff beats defending champion Naomi Osaka in straight sets at Australian Open

Mail Online | 1/24/2020 | Mike Dickson for MailOnline
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Coco Gauff scored a sensational win over defending champion Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open on a day that felt like there was an abrupt changing of the guard.

With Serena Williams having bowed out just a few hours earlier, her 15 year-old heir apparent stepped up to upset a clearly rattled Osaka 6-3 6-4 in just 67 minutes.

Penetration - Court - Agility - Gauff - Poise

Serving with penetration and covering the court with incredible agility, Gauff played with amazing poise to take advantage of 30 unforced errors from the No 3 seed.

The Rod Laver Arena witnessed something completely different to New York's Arthur Ashe Stadium at the US Open, where the teenager won just three games, and ended up having to be comforted by her conqueror.

Time - Osaka - Youth - Opponent - Backhand

This time Osaka was apparently unnerved by the youth of her opponent and was broken for 3-5 with her backhand especially...
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