Olympic rivals in Rio: This relentless tennis champion is on course for gold. For all the strengths of her rivals, Serena Williams reigns supreme
Serena Williams vs everyone
How many sets did Serena Williams lose en route to Olympic gold in 2012? We’ll save you a search: not one.
Williams wins games in less time than it would have taken you to Google that. With such a winning track record, we’re sure to see her in the ladies’ singles tennis final in Rio.
The question on everybody’s lips is: who will she be playing? Not that it’ll make much difference, unless the WTA manages to find a secret weapon who combines all the strengths of her opponents. We won’t hold our breath. Long live Queen Serena.
The Rivals in Rio: The Red Bulletin presents the duels that are about to set the Olympics aflame.
Strength: natural talent
Strength: net play