Gauff Defeats Williams Again

Australian Open win for 15 year old

Fifteen-year-old American Coco Gauff  has beaten Venus Williams in straight sets, 7-6, 6-3, in the opening round of the Australian Open.

Former world number one Williams was also beaten by Gauff at Wimbledon last summer.

Elsewhere in the women's singles draw, seven-time champion Serena Williams progressed - beating Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova in under an hour.

Roger Federer also had a straight sets win, over American Steve Johnson.

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