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Teen tennis player Coco Gauff made the list of the top 50 players when the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) updated its 2020 rankings on Monday.

The WTA said on its website that 15-year-old Gauff from the U.S. climbed to the 49th spot, up from 68th at the end of 2019.

A previous update on Feb. 17 put her at 51st.

Gauff gained fame after beating 39-year-old Venus Williams in the first round of the 2019 Wimbledon, a huge disappointment for the five-time Wimbledon winner.

In the 2020 Australian Open, Gauff was eliminated by her fellow citizen Sofia Kenin –

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