Stefanos Tsitsipas following in his Soviet grandfather's footsteps!


From Melbourne 1956 to Toyko 2020, Greek professional tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas is the youngest player ranked in the top 10 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) making him the highest-ranked Greek player in history.

His grandfather Sergei Salnikov became an Olympic champion when he won the gold medal in football with the USSR.

Tsitsipas spoke to the Olympic Channel about following his grandfather's footsteps, his first Olympic Games, and his father.

Enjoy watching to find out more about the Greek tennis star!

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