De Groot, number one in the world, previously won Wimbledon in 2018 and 2019. In addition, she has won the Australian Open twice (2019, 2021), the US Open three times (2017, 2018, 2019) and Roland Garros already four times. (2018, 2019, 2020, 2021).
The 24-year-old De Groot also won the Australian Open and Roland Garros this year and, like Novak Djokovic, can conquer the ‘golden grand slam’. Until now, only Steffi Graf, in 1988, managed to win all the grand slams and take the Olympic title in one year.
The Paralympic Games start on August 24.