Penny Taylor is a 6’1″ guard and captain of the Australian women’s basketball, aka the Opals team from Melbourne, Australia. She was a first round WNBA draft pick of the Cleveland Rockers in 2001 and has been playing professional ball for over 15 years. She has twice been named as the WNBA’s Most Valuable Player.
Rio marks her return to the Olympics for her third games after having missed 2012 due to an injury. She helped lead the Opals to a silver medal in both Athens (2004) and Beijing (2008). Here are some shots of her from earlier games in Rio.
Road to Rio
This video interview of Penny as she prepared to head to Rio has a nice collection of shots of her.
Here are some hot modeling session shots of her.
Penny Nude in Black and White Magazine
Taylor posed nude in an Australian magazine, Black+White, that featured Olympic athletes who were set to compete in Athens in the 2004 Summer Olympics. Here are pics from the magazine.
Australia will meet Japan in pool play tomorrow (Thursday Aug 11th) at 4:45 EDT.