Tennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's singles

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Men's singles tennis
at the Games of the III Olympiad
Dates September 3 (final)
Competitors 27 from 2 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    United States
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States
«1900 1908»
Tennis at the
1904 Summer Olympics
Tennis pictogram.svg
Singles   men
Doubles men

The men's singles was a tennis event held as part of the Tennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third time the event was held at the Olympics. 27 players from 2 nations competed.[1]

Results[edit]

Final rounds[edit]

Semifinals Final
 
 United States Robert LeRoy 6 6  
 United States Edgar Leonard 3 3  
   United States Robert LeRoy 3 4
   United States Beals Wright 6 6
 United States Beals Wright 6 6
 United States Alphonzo Bell 3 4  

Top half[edit]

Nathaniel Semple defeated George Stadel 6-2, 6-1 to win the only match of the first round.

1st round   2nd round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 United States Charles Cresson 6 6  
 United States Frank Wheaton 2 4      United States Charles Cresson  
     bye  
         United States Charles Cresson 4 6  
 United States Robert LeRoy        United States Robert LeRoy 6 8  
 bye      United States Robert LeRoy 6 6
 United States Fred Sanderson    United States Fred Sanderson 3 3  
 bye        United States Robert LeRoy 6 6
 United States Edgar Leonard 6 6        United States Edgar Leonard 3 3
 United States Chris Forney 1 2      United States Edgar Leonard 6 6  
 United States Ralph McKittrick 6 6    United States Ralph McKittrick 4 4  
 United States William Easton 2 2        United States Edgar Leonard 6 6
 United States Wilfred Blatherwick 4 6 6        United States Wilfred Blatherwick 2 0  
 United States Nathaniel Semple 6 4 1      United States Wilfred Blatherwick 6 0 6
 United States James Cunningham    United States James Cunningham 2 6 4  
 bye  

Bottom half[edit]

1st round   2nd round   Quarterfinals   Semifinals
 United States Beals Wright 6 6  
 United States Forest Montgomery 3 1      United States Beals Wright 6 6  
 Germany Hugo Hardy    Germany Hugo Hardy 2 1  
 bye        United States Beals Wright 6 6  
 United States John Neely 6 6        United States John Neely 0 2  
 United States Malcolm MacDonald 1 1      United States John Neely 6 6
 United States Rollin Feitshans 8 6    United States Rollin Feitshans 0 2  
 United States Joseph Charles 6 1        United States Beals Wright 6 6
 United States Alphonzo Bell 6 6        United States Alphonzo Bell 3 4
 United States Orion Vernon 3 2      United States Alphonzo Bell w/o  
 United States Dwight F. Davis 6 6    United States Dwight F. Davis  
 United States Stewart Tritle 2 1        United States Alphonzo Bell 6 6
 United States Semp Russ 6 6        United States Semp Russ 3 1  
 United States Douglas Turner 2 1      United States Semp Russ 6 6
 United States Hugh Jones 6 6    United States Hugh Jones 1 2  
 United States Andrew Drew 4 1  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennis at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games:Men's Singles". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 

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