‘Get Low and Bend Your..’- 18-Year-Old Coco Gauff’s On-Court Stunt Receives Unexpected Megan Thee Stallion Comparison From Dear Friend

Published 01/21/2023, 8:42 AM EST
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Coco Gauff did a ‘Meghan Knee’ while delivering an out of the textbook tennis shot at the Australian Open, and it’s just incredible. The 18-year-old is not the only one amazed by her own moves. Her doubles tennis partner Jessica Pegula and her fellow American tennis player Christopher Eubanks were full of praise for the signature move pulled off by Gauff. 

The American tennis player has reached the fourth round of the Australian Open. Gauff is not only doing great in the singles tournament but she, along with her 28-year-old doubles partner, has also reached the third round of the tournament as a part of the doubles category.

Gauff’s buddies praise her perfect knee bend shot 

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The 18-year-old took to her Instagram account to share a picture of her doing the amazing knee bend while playing one of the Australian Open matches. And added how that bend helped her to score a win and how that meant a lot to her. 

 

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Along with her picture, She put up a caption that stated, “IDK what this is but I won the point 💀 I took the “get low and bend your knees” a little too seriously lol. But anyways we’re into the 2nd week of @australianopen.”

To that post her double companion also commented, “Will you stop like falling all over the court, it’s making me nervous.” 

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Not only her Doubles partner but her good friend, the 26-year-old Eubanks, also commented on the picture. He wrote, “You must have Megan knees.”

Notably, the 18-year-old is quite active on TikTok, and not only that, her father is also somewhat of a TikTok sensation as one of her videos with her father got 1.5 million views on the video-making app. 

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Doing a viral trend has its own consequences

After the tennis player won the second-round match against Emma Raducanu, she talk about how the funny video she did with her father  that eventually went viral started getting hatred in the common section.

Additionally, the fans were not really impressed by her father’s dance moves, and made their feelings known in the comment section . And was glad that her father took a point for the team. 

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Further, she also talked about how a lot of her fans are in love with her mother’s dance moves and wanted her to make some solo videos. However, her mother is yet to display her solo dance moves on TikTok.

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Pratishtha Prakash

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Pratishtha Prakash is a Tennis writer at EssentiallySports. She has completed her Bachelor’s degree in Mass Media and Journalism from MIT ADT University, Pune. In the past, she has interned at the sports desk of The Hitavada, a regional English daily newspaper.

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