Go USA! This is going to be awesome. Serena Williams and her sister Venus will be representing the US against the world’s best tennis players at the Rio 2016 Olympics games. Catch all the tennis action on Aug. 6th beginning at 9:45am EST. online here!
Serena Williams and her sister Venus Williams may be the best doubles players in the world and now they will get a chance to prove that on the Olympic stage when they take on the international competition during days 8 and 9 of the Rio games. Andy Murray will also be representing his country of England when he battles against the international field during the 2016 Olympic games.
Serena is coming off an amazing year of competition as she rolls into these tennis matches in Rio. After 4 years without winning a Grand Slam, Serena got the job done at Wimbledon in 2016. She has lots of momentum heading into these matches and will be hard to beat when she also competes on the singles court. WATCH OLYMPICS TENNIS LIVE STREAM HERE.
Throughout the tennis season all of these athletes get to play against each in every major Grand Slam tournament around the world. From Wimbledon to the Australian Open, US Open and the French Open, these tennis stars see each other on the circuit throughout the year. But perhaps no set of matches are as important to these players as these where a medal in the Olympics is on the line. The chance to win while representing ones country is the ultimate honor.
HollywoodLifers, will you be watching all of the Olympics tennis? Who do you think is the best tennis player in the world today? Will Serena and Venus bring home the gold for the Americans or will they be outdone by the fierce competition? Let us know who will win gold and stand on top of the podium!