Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics

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Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics
Date 6–11 July 1900
Edition 2nd
Surface Red clay
Location Cercle des Sports, Île de Puteaux
Champions
Men's Singles
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)
Women's Singles
 Charlotte Cooper (GBR)
Men's Doubles
 Laurence Doherty / Reginald Doherty (GBR)
Mixed Doubles
 Charlotte Cooper / Reginald Doherty (GBR)
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Four tennis events were contested at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris, France. These were played at the Cercle des Sports de l'Île de Puteaux.

Medal summary[edit]

Events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)  Harold Mahony (GBR)  Reginald Doherty (GBR)
 Arthur Norris (GBR)
Men's doubles
details
 Laurence Doherty
and Reginald Doherty (GBR)
 Max Décugis (FRA) and
 Basil Spalding de Garmendia (USA)
 Georges de la Chapelle
and André Prévost (FRA)
 Harold Mahony
and Arthur Norris (GBR)
Women's singles
details
 Charlotte Cooper (GBR)  Hélène Prévost (FRA)  Marion Jones (USA)
 Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (BOH)
Mixed doubles
details
 Great Britain (GBR)
Charlotte Cooper
Reginald Doherty
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Hélène Prévost (FRA)
 Harold Mahony (GBR)
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Marion Jones (USA)
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (BOH)
 Archibald Warden (GBR)

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain (GBR) 4 1[1] 3[2] 8
2  France (FRA) 0 1[3] 1 2
3  United States (USA) 0 0[1] 1[4] 1
 Bohemia (BOH) 0 0 1[4] 1
   Mixed team (ZZX) 0 2 2 4
Total 4 4 8 16

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 26 players from 4 nations competed at the Paris Games:

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Does not include the silver won as part of a mixed team with France.
  2. ^ Does not include two bronzes won as part of mixed teams, one with Bohemia and the other with the United States.
  3. ^ Does not includes two silvers won as part of mixed teams, one with Great Britain and the other with the United States.
  4. ^ a b Does not include the bronze won as part of a mixed team with Great Britain.

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