Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics

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Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics
Date 6–11 July 1900
Edition 2nd
Surface Red clay
Location Cercle des Sports, Île de Puteaux
Men's Singles
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)
Women's Singles
 Charlotte Cooper (GBR)
Men's Doubles
 Laurence Doherty / Reginald Doherty (GBR)
Mixed Doubles
 Charlotte Cooper / Reginald Doherty (GBR)
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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.

Medal summary


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)  Harold Mahony (GBR)  Reginald Doherty (GBR)
 Arthur Norris (GBR)
Men's doubles
 Laurence Doherty
and Reginald Doherty (GBR)
 Max Décugis (FRA) and
 Basil Spalding de Garmendia (USA)
 Georges de la Chapelle
and André Prévost (FRA)
 Harold Mahony
and Arthur Norris (GBR)
Women's singles
 Charlotte Cooper (GBR)  Hélène Prévost (FRA)  Marion Jones (USA)
 Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (BOH)
Mixed doubles
 Great Britain (GBR)
Charlotte Cooper
Reginald Doherty
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Hélène Prévost (FRA)
 Harold Mahony (GBR)
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Marion Jones (USA)
 Laurence Doherty (GBR)
 Mixed team (ZZX)
 Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (BOH)
 Archibald Warden (GBR)

Medal table

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Mixed team (ZZX) 0 2 2 4
2  Bohemia (BOH) 0 0 1 1
Totals (2 nations) 0 2 3 5

Participating nations

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



  • 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.
  • ITF, 2008 Olympic Tennis Event Media Guide
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