Tennis at the 1908 Summer Olympics – Men's indoor doubles

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Men's indoor doubles tennis
at the Games of the IV Olympiad
Venue Queen's Club
Dates 6–9 May
Competitors 10 from 2 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s)  Great Britain
Herbert Barrett, Arthur Gore
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Great Britain
George Caridia, George Simond
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Sweden
Wollmar Boström, Gunnar Setterwall
1912 →
Tennis at the
1908 Summer Olympics
Tennis pictogram.svg
Outdoor
Singles   men   women
Doubles   men    
Indoor
Singles   men   women
Doubles   men    

The indoor men's doubles was one of six lawn tennis events on the Tennis at the 1908 Summer Olympics programme.

Results[edit]

Standings[edit]

Place Names Nation
1st Herbert Barrett
Arthur Gore
Great Britain Great Britain
2nd George Caridia
George Simond
Great Britain Great Britain
3rd Wollmar Boström
Gunnar Setterwall
Sweden Sweden
4th Lionel Escombe
Josiah Ritchie
Great Britain Great Britain
5th Wilberforce Eaves
George Hillyard
Great Britain Great Britain

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                         
United Kingdom Gore / Barrett
bye
United Kingdom Gore / Barrett 0 6 6 6
United Kingdom Ritchie / Escombe 6 4 3 3
United Kingdom Ritchie / Escombe
bye
United Kingdom Gore / Barrett 6 2 6 6
United Kingdom Simond / Caridia 2 6 3 3
United Kingdom Simond / Caridia 2 7 6 10 6
United Kingdom Hillyard / Eaves 6 9 4 8 4
United Kingdom Simond / Caridia 6 9 2 6 Bronze medal match
Sweden Setterwall / Boström 4 7 6 2
Sweden Setterwall / Boström Sweden Setterwall / Boström 4 6 1 6 6
bye United Kingdom Ritchie / Escombe 6 3 6 0 3

Sources[edit]

  • Cook, Theodore Andrea (1908). The Fourth Olympiad, Being the Official Report. London: British Olympic Association. 
  • De Wael, Herman (2001). "Tennis 1908". Herman's Full Olympians. Retrieved 27 May 2006.