Tennis was first contested as a Summer Olympic sport in the 1896 Olympic Games, held in Athens. In the inaugural Olympic Games, only two tournaments were played: men's singles and men's doubles . Women were allowed to start to compete in singles and mixed doubles tennis events at the Olympic Games in 1900 .
Tennis was first played at Summer Olympics in the 1896 Olympic Games, held in Athens. In this tournament, only two events were played: men's singles and men's doubles. Between 1928 and 1984, tennis was not included in the Olympic Games program and made a comeback in 1988 at Seoul Olympics.
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Tennis fans have a lot to cheer about in 2012 London Games. And to feed your curiosity, here's a list of gold medals won during the history of the sport in Olympics.
Photo: Getty Images. Today, on the final afternoon of the men’s singles tennis schedule at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the German fifth-seeded player Alexander Zverev stormed to victory against ...
Tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Men's singles. Germany 's Alexander Zverev defeated Karen Khachanov of the Russian Olympic Committee in the final, 6–3, 6–1, to win the gold medal in Men's Singles tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics. It was both countries' first medals at the event since 2000, and Germany's first victory.
The last two men to win Olympic gold are Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray — Murray won it in both 2012 and 2016. Both are members of the game’s so-called Big Four, which has trimmed to the Big ...
Here’s the List of Medal Winners in Tennis at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Men’s Singles: Gold Medal – Alexander Zverev, Germany. Silver Medal – Karen Khachanov, Russia. Bronze Medal – Pablo Carreno Busta, Spain. Women’s Singles: Gold Medal – Belinda Bencic, Switzerland. Silver Medal – Marketa Vondrousova, Czech.
All-time tennis records – men's singles, covers the period from 1877 to present. Before the beginning of the Open Era in April 1968, only amateurs were allowed to compete in established tennis tournaments, including the four Grand Slam tournaments (also known as the Majors). Wimbledon, the oldest of the Majors, was founded in 1877, followed ...
List of ATP Tour Top-level tournament singles champions. In tennis, the Grand Slam tournaments, the Masters series the ATP Finals, and the Olympics are considered to be the top-tier events in men's tennis since the inception of the ATP Tour in 1990.