Tennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics

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Two events in tennis were contested at the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, United States. The competitions were held from Monday, August 29, 1904 to Monday, September 5, 1904.[1]

The host nation won every medal awarded, which was unsurprising as only one foreign entrant competed. The sport, which had been open to women in its previous incarnation, was again restricted to only male competitors as the number of events shrank from 4 to 2 with the elimination of women's singles, and mixed doubles.


Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Beals Wright (USA)  Robert LeRoy (USA)  Alphonzo Bell (USA)
 Edgar Leonard (USA)
Men's doubles
 United States (USA)
Beals Wright
Edgar Leonard
 United States (USA)
Robert LeRoy
Alphonzo Bell
 United States (USA)
Clarence Gamble
Arthur Wear
 United States (USA)
Joseph Wear
Allen West

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 36 tennis players from 2 nations competed at the St. Louis Games:[1]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 2 2 4 8
Total 2 2 4 8


  1. ^ a b "Tennis at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games". Retrieved 2014-01-26. 

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