Rackets at the 1908 Summer Olympics – Men's doubles

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Men's doubles rackets
at the Games of the IV Olympiad
Venue All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
Dates April 30, 1908 (semifinal)
May 1, 1908 (final)
Competitors 6 from 1 nation
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) John Jacob Astor
Vane Pennell
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Cecil Browning
Edmund Bury
 Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Henry Leaf
Evan Noel
 Great Britain
Rackets at the
1908 Summer Olympics
Racquets pictogram.svg
Singles men
Doubles men

The men's doubles competition was one of two rackets events held as part of the Rackets at the 1908 Summer Olympics programme.

Results[edit]

  Semifinal     Final
                 
     John Jacob Astor
and Vane Pennell (GBR)
4
   John Jacob Astor
and Vane Pennell (GBR)
4      Cecil Browning
and Edmund Bury (GBR)
1
   Henry Leaf
and Evan Noel (GBR)
2  

Sources[edit]

  • Cook, Theodore Andrea (1908). The Fourth Olympiad, Being the Official Report. London: British Olympic Association. 
  • De Wael, Herman (2001). "Racquets 1908". Herman's Full Olympians. Retrieved 6 May 2006.