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Sports Quick Hits: Thursday June 3rd, 2021

Tennis

Updates from the French Open and Olympic qualifying volleyball.

June 03, 2021
Source: Michel Euler/AP
Source: Michel Euler/AP

 ๐ŸŽพTennis: As excited as we were for the French Open to start, weโ€™re not as psyched five days in. Naomi Osaka dropped out, Venus Williams lost her first round match, and Venus and Coco Gauff lost their first-ever doubles match. On the bright side, Serena is still killing it. Sheโ€™ll play her third round match tomorrow.

๐ŸVolleyball: An Olympics without Kerri Walsh Jennings? The beach volleyball icon and three-time Olympic gold medalist, alongside partner Brooke Sweat, lost in the final qualifying tournament before next monthโ€™s Games in Tokyo. Say it ainโ€™t so.