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Monica Puig's unexpected, magical run ends in Olympic gold

August 14, 2016

Monica Puig's unexpected, magical run ends in Olympic gold

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Nobody expected Puerto Rico's Monica Puig to make it far in the women's tennis singles tournament, let alone make it to the gold medal match. But on Saturday, Puig pulled off one of the most unlikely upsets in Rio, beating Germany's Angelique Kerber, who hadn't dropped a set all tournament, for gold.

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