- Sport: Olympic Tennis
- Nation: Russian Federation
- Notes: Became the top-ranked player in the world after the retirement of Justine Henin on May 14, but will fall from the top spot
after losing at the French Open. ... Will be making her first Olympic appearance. ... Owner of three Grand Slam titles (2004
Wimbledon, 2006 U.S. Open, 2008 Australian Open). ... Also was runner-up to Serena Williams in the 2007 Australian Open. ...
Entering the 2008 French Open, has a career Grand Slam singles record of 87-18. ... Best finish in the French Open - the only
Grand Slam title she has never won - came in a semifinal appearance in 2007 with a loss to Ana Ivanovic. ... Won lone career
WTA Tour championship by beating Serena Williams in 2007 in Los Angeles. ... Made her Fed Cup debut representing Russia in
February, posting two wins against Israel. ... Owns 19 career WTA Tour singles titles. ... Highest career doubles ranking
was No. 41 on June 14, 2004. ... Owns three career WTA Tour doubles titles.