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A Brief History of Modern Olympic Women’s Tennis
Martin Keady - Jul 30, 2021

Ahead of the Olympic Tennis Finals this weekend, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, takes a look back at the history of the Women’s Singles in modern Olympic Tennis. Seoul 1988: Steffi Graf (Germany) beat Gabriela Sabatini (Argentina) 6–3 6–3 Modern Olympic tennis began with something of a bang in 1988 when Steffi Graf won […]



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Serena Williams Gold Medal
A Brief History of Modern Olympic Women’s Tennis

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Alexander Zverev on court after beating Novak Djokovic.
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