Golf Digest (South Africa) - - The Golf Life -

hough the value of a gold medal in golf is yet to be quanti ed, the ques­tion isn’t whether it will be special, but how special.Ten­nis, brought back to the Olympics in 1988 amid much naysay­ing af­ter an ab­sence of more than 60 years, has be­come prom­i­nent.

The gold has taken on im­por­tance through its sin­gles win­ners, a list that in­cludes An­dre Agassi and Rafael Nadal among the men, and Ste Graf andVenus and Ser­ena Wil­liams among the women. The so-called Golden Slam – the ca­reer Grand Slam plus Olympic gold, won by Agassi, Nadal, Graf and Ser­ena Wil­liams – could pro­vide record­book

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