Percival Davson

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Percival Davson
Full name Percival May Davson
Country United Kingdom
Born (1877-09-30)30 September 1877
Demerara, Guyana
Died 5 December 1959(1959-12-05) (aged 82)
Paddington, London, England
Turned pro 1906 (amateur tour)
Retired 1926
Singles
Highest ranking No. 8 (1919, A. Wallis Myers)[1]
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon QF (1914, 1922)
Team competitions
Davis Cup F (1919Ch)
Last updated on: December 25, 2012.
Percival Davson
Personal information
Full name Percival May Davson
Born (1877-09-30)30 September 1877
Demerara, Guyana
Died 5 December 1959(1959-12-05) (aged 82)
Paddington, London, England
Sport
Sport Fencing, tennis

Percival May Davson (30 September 1877 – 5 December 1959) was a British fencer and tennis player. He won a silver medal in the team épée event at the 1912 Summer Olympics.[2][3] He also competed in the Davis Cup in 1919.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ United States Lawn Tennis Association (1972). Official Encyclopedia of Tennis (First Edition), p. 422.
  2. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Percival Davson". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 4 April 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Percival Davson Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 4 April 2010.