Jessica Pegula Overcomes Coco Gauff In The Wta Finals To Reach The Final

Jessica Pegula outplayed Coco Gauff, the US Open champion, in the WTA Finals in Cancun, Mexico.

The score was 6-2, 6-1 in favor of Pegula in a rainy and windy match.

They were American doubles partners facing each other in the semifinals.

Pegula, 29 years old, won six consecutive games to take the first set and lead 2-0 in the second.

This was the first time two American women met in the WTA Finals semifinals since 2002.

In 2002, Serena Williams defeated Jennifer Capriati in a similar scenario.

The match lasted about an hour.

After the match, Pegula and Gauff shared a friendly hug at the net.

It was a significant victory for Pegula, reaching her first season-ending championship final.

The match showcased the competitive spirit of American women in tennis.

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