The Spanish coach has only been working with the American tennis player for two months, but they have already won two major titles together
Tennis player defines new project with Cori Gauff as ‘very exciting’
The American tennis player Coco Gauff has already captured the title from Washington and Cincinnati through Pere Riba, his new coach, with whom he has only been training for two months. “I appreciate the confidence Coco has given me at work& rdqu;, the Spanish coach comments in an interview for “Punto de Break” ahead of the US Open.
“I wanted to give myself some time and went on vacation. But when they called me and suggested the offer, I knew I was immediately motivated. From the very first minute I found it to be a very exciting project& rdquor;, he explains about the moments before “working a lot & rdqu;, especially after Wimbledon. “She’s always open to trying things.the Barcelona native added about his new pupil.
Pere Riba showed up very “grateful & rdqu; with Coco and her family for “the trust & rdqu; What have you been given?. “I can work very freely, The team is fantastic And they’re all very professional,” he adds of the coaching staff, which is undoubtedly led by “his dad, Corey.”
When asked how Coco Gauff is doing off the track, Riba jokes from the outside He seemed to him “a slightly arrogant person” to be.. But in his opinion one should not trust the first impression: “As a person, Coco is twelve years old, she is modest, very hardworking. I can only think of spectacular words to describe her, she is a brutal girl”.