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Vesnina Carries Olympic Torch Too

Maria Sharapova wasn't the only tennis player stealing the show at the Winter Olympics - Elena Vesnina, who has lived in Sochi since she was a kid, helped run the torch across the city.

Published February 07, 2014 12:15

SOCHI, Russia - Elena Vesnina knows a thing or two about Sochi, having lived in the beautiful coastal city since she was very young. And she played a major part in the opening festivities at the Winter Olympics on Friday, running one of the last legs of the Olympic torch relay through the city.

Here's what the Russian singles and doubles star tweeted throughout the big day...

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