Tennis at the 1920 Summer Olympics

Tennis at the 1920 Summer Olympics

Tennis at the 1920 Summer Olympics
Date:   16 August-24 August 1920
Edition:   6
Location:   Beerschot Tennis Club, Kontich
Surface:   Grass
Champions
Men's singles
 Louis Raymond (RSA)
Women's singles
 Suzanne Lenglen (FRA)
Men's doubles
 Oswald Turnbull / Max Woosnam (GBR)
Women's doubles
 Kathleen McKane / Winifred McNair (GBR)
Mixed doubles
 Suzanne Lenglen / Max Décugis (FRA)
Tennis at the Summer Olympics
 < 1912 1924 > 

Final results for the Tennis competition at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium. The competition was held from Monday, August 16, 1920 to Tuesday, August 24, 1920.

Tennis

Medal summary

Men's events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
 Louis Raymond
South Africa (RSA)
 Ichiya Kumagae
Japan (JPN)
 Charles Winslow
South Africa (RSA)
Men's doubles
 Great Britain (GBR)
Oswald Turnbull
Max Woosnam
 Japan (JPN)
Ichiya Kumagae
Seiichiro Kashio
 France (FRA)
Pierre Albarran
Max Décugis

Women's events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Women's singles
 Suzanne Lenglen
France (FRA)
 Dorothy Holman
Great Britain (GBR)
 Kathleen McKane
Great Britain (GBR)
Women's doubles
 Great Britain (GBR)
Kathleen McKane
Winifred McNair
 Great Britain (GBR)
Geraldine Beamish
Dorothy Holman
 France (FRA)
Élisabeth d'Ayen
Suzanne Lenglen

Mixed events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Mixed doubles
 France (FRA)
Suzanne Lenglen
Max Décugis
 Great Britain (GBR)
Kathleen McKane
Maxwell Woosnam
 Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Milada Skrbková
Ladislav Žemla

Participating nations

A total of 75 tennis players (52 men and 23 women) from 14 nations (men from 14 nations - women from 8 nations) competed at the Antwerp Games:

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain (GBR) 2 3 1 6
2  France (FRA) 2 0 2 4
3  South Africa (RSA) 1 0 1 2
4  Japan (JPN) 0 2 0 2
5  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 0 0 1 1
Total 5 5 5 15

References

  • International Olympic Committee medal database