Golden Slam

What does golden slam mean?

Tennis Grand Slam and the Olympics gold medal

A tennis term that refers to winning the tennis Grand Slam and the Olympics gold medal.

In order to win the grand slam, you have to win the Wimbledon, US Open, Australian Open, and French Open tournaments while also winning the gold medal at the Summer Olympic Games that same calendar year. It is also called the "Golden Grand Slam."


The Golden Slam is so difficult because you only get one chance every four years

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Updated June 10, 2015

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