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'It's the first time I have ever cried after winning a match': Fifteen-year-old qualifier Cori Gauff stunned after beating Venus Williams in first round  Cori Gauff beat Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in the first round of Wimbledon American overcame 24-year age gap to stun Williams on her tournament debut 15-year-old is the youngest woman to qualify for the tournament in the Open era 

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Published: 21:01 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 21:01 BST, 1 July 2019

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Fifteen-year-old qualifier Cori Gauff admitted she was in tears after beating her idol and five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round.

World No 313 Gauff beat Williams - 24 years her senior at 39 - 6-4, 6-4 on Court One.

Speaking on BBC Two, Gauff said: 'It's the first time I have ever cried after winning a match, I don't know how to explain how I feel.

Cori Gauff looks stunned after sealing her victory over Venus Williams on Monday evening

Cori Gauff looks stunned after sealing her victory over Venus Williams on Monday evening

'I definitely had to tell myself to stay calm, I

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