Schoolgirl Cori Gauff turfs idol Venus Williams out of Wimbledon

By Pritha Sarkar
Updated July 2 2019 - 8:00am, first published 7:52am

Cori Gauff served up the perfect excuse for playing hooky from school on Monday as the 15-year-old American student caused one of the biggest shocks in Wimbledon history by jettisoning her idol Venus Williams in the first round.

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