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Tennis at the 1900 Summer Olympics

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 1
  • Participating nations 2
  • Medal table 3
  • Notes 4
  • References 5

Medal summary

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

Participating nations

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

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain (GBR) 4 1[1] 3[2] 8
2  France (FRA) 0 1[3] 1 2
3  United States (USA) 0 0[1] 1[4] 1
 Bohemia (BOH) 0 0 1[4] 1
   Mixed team (ZZX) 0 2 2 4
Total 4 4 8 16


  1. ^ a b Does not include the silver won as part of a mixed team with France.
  2. ^ Does not include two bronzes won as part of mixed teams, one with Bohemia and the other with the United States.
  3. ^ Does not includes two silvers won as part of mixed teams, one with Great Britain and the other with the United States.
  4. ^ a b Does not include the bronze won as part of a mixed team with Great Britain.


  • International Olympic Committee medal winners database
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Tennis 1900". Accessed 10 March 2006. Available electronically at [2].
  • Mallon, Bill (1998). The 1900 Olympic Games, Results for All Competitors in All Events, with Commentary. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers.  
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