Olympic beach volleyball: May-Treanor, Walsh win 3rd consecutive Olympic gold

Updated: Aug 09, 2012, 04:13 AM IST

London: Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings won their third consecutive Olympic beach volleyball gold medal, beating April Ross and Jennifer Kessy in an all-American final.

The Athens, Beijing and now London gold medalists have never lost a match at the Olympics. They won in straight sets, 21-16, 21-16. It was the Olympic farewell for May-Treanor.

Walsh Jennings and May-Treanor extended their Olympic winning streak to 21 straight.