Olympic Tennis

Monica Puig receives ANOC award for Best Female Athlete of the 2016 Olympic Games

By Kim Vandenberg Nov 16, 2016

The Association of National Olympic Committee (ANOC) has named Monica Puig the best female athlete of the Rio Olympic Games.…

Gibbs on Tennis: What’s next for Monica Puig after gold in Rio?

By Lindsay Gibbs Aug 19, 2016

Welcome to the post-Puig era, everyone, where zero doubts remain about whether or not tennis belongs in the Olympics and…

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Olympic Athlete of the Day: Monica Puig

By Celia Balf Aug 13, 2016

With the Olympics finally here, Excelle will award the top female athlete performer of the day.  Monica Puig earned Puerto…

Rio Olympics: Monica Puig makes history with first gold for Puerto Rico

By Lauren Green Aug 13, 2016

Monica Puig made history on Saturday afternoon when she became the first Puerto Rican woman to win an Olympic medal…

Rio Tennis: Predicting the singles and doubles medal winners from a Williams-less final four

By Lindsay Gibbs Aug 12, 2016

We've reached the Final Four of Olympics tennis, and it's safe to say that everyone's bracket is busted. And really,…

Rio Olympics: Serena Williams shocked in third round tennis singles

By Howard Megdal Aug 9, 2016

In one of the most remarkable upsets in any sport so far in Rio, Ukraine's Elina Svitolina defeated Serena Williams in…

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