Sofia Kenin, the highest ranking US tennis player, was the last American to decide not to take part in the Tokyo Olympics.
“I couldn’t take anyone with me and I really wanted someone,” she said after the defeat their Wimbledon second round match. “Of course I love the Olympics. It was a tough piece. “
Jennifer Brady and Coco Gauff also qualified in the singles for the singles of Kenin and Williams in the USA.
The two best-placed US men Reilly Opelka and John Isner had previously announced not to participate in the Olympic Games. This week, Sebastian Korda, another qualifier, said he would not play. Taylor Fritz, another qualifier, is involved in an ATP tournament in Atlanta during the Olympic week. So do Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey.
If not all of them are playing in Tokyo, Marcos Giron is 66th in line to finish fourth in the US men’s singles, assuming Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe and Tennys Sandgren take seats in front of him.
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List of US Olympic Teams: Athletes who qualified for the Tokyo Games