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Frances Tiafoe, at just 21, has become the latest sensation on the tennis court. He however lost to Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open yesterday. Photo: Facebook/Frances Tiafoe
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Meet 21 year-old rising US. tennis star with Sierra Leonean roots: Frances Tiafoe

Frances Tiafoe is just 21, and the rising American tennis star whose parents are from Sierra Leone is motivated to get more black people playing tennis. The fourth youngest player ranked in ATP’s top 50, Tiafoe is an inspiration to other younger people. Although he lost to Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals, at this year’s Australian Open, Tiafoe’s star is just beginning to shine brightly. #BigFoeOnTheComeUp