Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics

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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.

Tennis

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
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Laurence Doherty
 Great Britain
Harold Mahony
 Great Britain
Reginald Doherty
 Great Britain
Arthur Norris
 Great Britain
Women's singles
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Charlotte Cooper
 Great Britain
Hélène Prévost
 France
Marion Jones
 United States
Hedwiga Rosenbaumová
 Bohemia
Men's doubles
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Laurence Doherty and
Reginald Doherty
 Great Britain
Max Décugis
 France and
Basil Spalding de Garmendia
 United States
Harold Mahony and
Arthur Norris
 Great Britain
André Prévost and
Georges de la Chapelle
 France
Mixed doubles
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Charlotte Cooper and
Reginald Doherty
 Great Britain
Hélène Prévost
 France and
Harold Mahony
 Great Britain
Marion Jones
 United States and
Laurence Doherty
 Great Britain
Hedwiga Rosenbaumová
 Bohemia and
Archibald Warden
 Great Britain

Participating nations[edit]

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

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

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.

References[edit]

  • International Olympic Committee medal winners database
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Tennis 1900". Accessed 10 March 2006. Available electronically at [1].
  • 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.