Tennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Men's singles

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Men's singles tennis
at the Games of the III Olympiad
Dates September 3 (final)
Competitors 27 from 2 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Beals Wright  United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Robert LeRoy  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Alphonzo Bell  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Edgar Leonard  United States
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Tennis at the
1904 Summer Olympics
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Singles   men
Doubles men

The men's singles was a tennis event held as part of the Tennis at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third time the event was held at the Olympics. 27 players from 2 nations competed.[1]

Results[edit]

Final rounds[edit]

Semifinals Final
                   
United States Robert LeRoy 6 6
United States Edgar Leonard 3 3
United States Robert LeRoy 3 4
United States Beals Wright 6 6
United States Beals Wright 6 6
United States Alphonzo Bell 3 4

Top half[edit]

Nathaniel Semple defeated George Stadel 6-2, 6-1 to win the only match of the first round.

1st round 2nd round Quarterfinals Semifinals
United States Charles Cresson 6 6
United States Frank Wheaton 2 4 United States Charles Cresson
  bye
  United States Charles Cresson 4 6
United States Robert LeRoy United States Robert LeRoy 6 8
bye United States Robert LeRoy 6 6
United States Fred Sanderson United States Fred Sanderson 3 3
bye United States Robert LeRoy 6 6
United States Edgar Leonard 6 6 United States Edgar Leonard 3 3
United States Chris Forney 1 2 United States Edgar Leonard 6 6
United States Ralph McKittrick 6 6 United States Ralph McKittrick 4 4
United States William Easton 2 2 United States Edgar Leonard 6 6
United States Wilfred Blatherwick 4 6 6 United States Wilfred Blatherwick 2 0
United States Nathaniel Semple 6 4 1 United States Wilfred Blatherwick 6 0 6
United States James Cunningham United States James Cunningham 2 6 4
bye

Bottom half[edit]

1st round 2nd round Quarterfinals Semifinals
United States Beals Wright 6 6
United States Forest Montgomery 3 1 United States Beals Wright 6 6
Germany Hugo Hardy Germany Hugo Hardy 2 1
bye United States Beals Wright 6 6
United States John Neely 6 6 United States John Neely 0 2
United States Malcolm MacDonald 1 1 United States John Neely 6 6
United States Rollin Feitshans 8 6 United States Rollin Feitshans 0 2
United States Joseph Charles 6 1 United States Beals Wright 6 6
United States Alphonzo Bell 6 6 United States Alphonzo Bell 3 4
United States Orion Vernon 3 2 United States Alphonzo Bell w/o
United States Dwight F. Davis 6 6 United States Dwight F. Davis
United States Stewart Tritle 2 1 United States Alphonzo Bell 6 6
United States Semp Russ 6 6 United States Semp Russ 3 1
United States Douglas Turner 2 1 United States Semp Russ 6 6
United States Hugh Jones 6 6 United States Hugh Jones 1 2
United States Andrew Drew 4 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tennis at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games:Men's Singles". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 

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