Tennis at the 1912 Summer Olympics – Women's indoor singles

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Women's indoor singles tennis
at the Games of the V Olympiad
Dates May 6 (round of 16)
May 6–7 (quarterfinals)
May 9–10 (semifinals)
May 11 (final, bronze match)
Competitors 8 from 3 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Edith Hannam  Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Sofie Castenschiold  Denmark
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Mabel Parton  Great Britain
← 1908
Tennis at the
1912 Summer Olympics
Tennis pictogram.svg
Outdoor
Singles   men       women
Doubles   men   mixed    
Indoor
Singles   men       women
Doubles   men   mixed    

The indoor women's singles competition at the 1912 Summer Olympics was part of the tennis program for the games.

Draw[edit]

Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
 Edith Hannam (GBR) 7 6
 Edith Arnheim (SWE) 5 1
 Edith Hannam (GBR) 7 6
 Mabel Parton (GBR) 6 6  Mabel Parton (GBR) 5 2
 Margareta Cederschiöld (SWE) 0 1  Mabel Parton (GBR)
Bye
 Edith Hannam (GBR) 6 6
 Thora Castenschiold (DEN) 4 3
 Sigrid Fick (SWE) 6 6
 Annie Holmström (SWE) 1 1
 Sigrid Fick (SWE) 4 4
 Thora Castenschiold (DEN) 6 6
 Thora Castenschiold (DEN) 2 6 6
 Francis Aitchison (GBR) 6 2 1

Parton defeated Fick 6-3, 6-3 to win the bronze medal match.

References[edit]

  • Bergvall, Erik (ed.) (1913). Adams-Ray, Edward (trans.)., ed. The Official Report of the Olympic Games of Stockholm 1912. Stockholm: Wahlström & Widstrand. 
  • Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 5 August 2007.