Gunnar Setterwall

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Gunnar Setterwall
Gunnar Setterwall 1901.jpg
Gunnar Setterwall in 1901
Full name Carl Gunnar Emanuel Setterwall
Country  Sweden
Born (1881-08-18)18 August 1881
Stockholm, Sweden
Died 26 February 1928(1928-02-26) (aged 46)
Stockholm, Sweden
Singles
Other tournaments
WCCC SF (1913)
Olympic Games QF (1908In)
Doubles
Other Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games

Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1908In)

Silver medal.svg Silver Medal (1912In)
Mixed Doubles
Other Mixed Doubles tournaments
WCCC F (1913)
Olympic Games

Silver medal.svg Silver Medal (1912)

Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1912In)

Carl Gunnar Emanuel Setterwall (18 August 1881 – 26 February 1928) was a male tennis player from Sweden, who is best known for his four Olympic medals which he won at two different Olympic Games.[1]

He was born in Stockholm, Sweden.

At the 1908 London Olympics he won his first bronze medal in the men's indoor doubles tournament, alongside Wollmar Boström.

Four years later in Stockholm he won three more medals. In the mixed doubles (with Sigrid Fick) and indoor doubles (with Carl Kempe) tournament he reached the final but lost both times. Sigrid Fick was also his partner in the mixed indoor event and together they won a bronze medal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gunnar Setterwall Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-05-14. 

External links[edit]

  • Bergvall, Erik (ed.) (1913). Adams-Ray, Edward (trans.)., ed. The Official Report of the Olympic Games of Stockholm 1912. Stockholm: Wahlström & Widstrand. 
  • Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 4 August 2007.