15-year-old Wimbledon player Cori 'Coco' Gauff is still a mama's girl

Tennis star Gauff may have set the world alight this week when she beat Venus Williams, but she still has to do chores when she gets home

07 July 2019 - 00:02 By Daily Telegraph

There will be little time for Cori "Coco" Gauff to bask in her Wimbledon glory as her mother reels off the list of chores facing the 15-year-old when she gets home. After finally catching up on her school work, Coco will be told she must tidy her bedroom.

"That room is your job, not my job," is the stern warning that Candi Gauff plans to issue in an attempt to keep her daughter's feet firmly on the ground...

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