Coco Gauff, 17, Jennifer Brady lead US Olympic tennis team
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Associated Press has learned that teenager Coco Gauff and Australian Open runner-up Jennifer Brady will lead the U.S. Olympic tennis team at the Tokyo Games. None of the country’s four highest-ranked men or two top women are on the roster obtained by the AP ahead of the official announcement. The other women who will play singles are Jessica Pegula and Alison Riske. Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe, Tennys Sandgren and Marcos Giron are signed up for men’s singles. Among the players missing are Serena and Venus Williams and the top four U.S. men in the rankings: Reilly Opelka, John Isner, Taylor Fritz and Sebastian Korda. Korda passed up joining golf star sisters Nelly and Jessica Korda in Tokyo.