8 Jan 2024

Coco Gauff wins ASB tennis Classic for second time

From Morning Report, 8:35 am on 8 January 2024

The American tennis star Coco Gauff has defended her ASB Classic title in Auckland.

The two-and-a-half-hour match again Ukrainian Elina Svitolina was hard fought, with Gauff losing the frst set 7-6, before winning the following two sets 6-3 to win the match.

It's Gauff's seventh title, and the only tournament she's won twice.

Tennis commentator Dave Worsley spoke to Charlotte Cook.