Croquet at the 1900 Summer Olympics – Singles, two balls

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Two ball singles croquet
at the Games of the II Olympiad
Date July 4
Competitors 6 from 1 nation
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Chrétien Waydelich
 France
2nd, silver medalist(s) Maurice Vignerot
 France
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Jacques Sautereau
 France
Croquet at the
1900 Summer Olympics
Croquet pictogram.svg
Singles, one ball
Singles, two balls
Doubles

The 1900 Olympic Croquet two-ball singles tournament was held on 4 July 1900. Six athletes from France competed.

Place Player
1  Chrétien Waydelich (FRA)
2  Maurice Vignerot (FRA)
3  Jacques Sautereau (FRA)
4  Al. Blachère (FRA)
 Desprès (FRA)
 Jeanne Filleul-Brohy (FRA)

Round 1[edit]

Winner Score Loser
 Maurice Vignerot (FRA) 2-0
(42-40)
 Desprès (FRA)
 Jacques Sautereau (FRA) 2-0
(41-19)
 Al. Blachère (FRA)
 Chrétien Waydelich (FRA) w/o  Jeanne Filleul-Brohy (FRA)

Round 2[edit]

The second round was conducted as a round-robin.

Place Player Wins Losses
1  Chrétien Waydelich (FRA) 3 0
2  Maurice Vignerot (FRA) 2 1
3  Jacques Sautereau (FRA) 1 2
4  Al. Blachère (FRA) 0 3
Winner Score Loser
 Chrétien Waydelich (FRA) 2-1
(42-41)
 Maurice Vignerot (FRA)
 Chrétien Waydelich (FRA) Unknown  Jaqcues Sautereau (FRA)
 Chrétien Waydelich (FRA) Unknown  Al. Blachère (FRA)
 Maurice Vignerot (FRA) 2-1
(42-41)
 Jacques Sautereau (FRA)
 Maurice Vignerot (FRA) w/o  Al. Blachère (FRA)
 Jacques Sautereau (FRA) Unknown  Al. Blachère (FRA)

References[edit]

  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Croquet 1900". Accessed 10 January 2006. Available electronically at [1].
  • Mallon, Bill. "The First Two Women Olympians" in Citius, Altius, Fortius, Autumn 1995, No. 3, p. 38. Available in pdf format from the AAFLA [2].
  • Mallon, Bill (1998). The 1900 Olympic Games, Results for All Competitors in All Events, with Commentary. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. ISBN 0-7864-0378-0.