Sue Bird,Tamika Catchings, and Diana Taurasi Fourth Olympic in Rio. Will they Succeed in 2016?

HitBerryPublished on   27 Jun, 2016Updated on   27 May, 2021

In August, Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, and Tamika Catchings will play in the fourth Olympics game which is in Brazil Rio. After their defeat in the semifinal of 1992 to the United team of Barcelona, then they haven’t lost a single match. U.S. team has won many medals in Olympic.


Along with them Lindsay Whalen, Maya Moore, Seimone Augusts, Angel McCoughtry, Sylvia Fowles and Tina Charles will also be joining them for a sixth consecutive U.S. gold medal. They were offered the honor when their careers were winding down but, the trios of the first time Olympians are now getting started again. 

Sue Bird plays in the WNB; she won the two titles in high school as well as she won two national championships at UConn and two WNBA championship, Sue bird’s basic salary is $335,00 whereas her net worth is around $5 million.

In 2002 Tamika helped U.S.A. to win the gold medal championship. Her basic salary is $335,000, and net worth is $5,070,000 and Diana won the best female Athlete ESPY award in 2004, she won the best WNBA player and ESPY award 2010 to 2012. Her salary is $49,000 USD, and Net worth is 1.5 million. 

They are the Seattle Storm and gold medal in USA basketball. From the record of previous games, they have already created history with five consecutive gold medals. Now it's time to see if the result of this final match will result in one more legacy or will be the end of the history of winnings?

For the trio- Bird, Tamika, and Diana, this will be the fourth Olympic gold win if they succeed and we wish them all the best.

Photo of Tamika Catching Interview.

Diana Taurasi don't want to stop.