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Tennis at the 1996 Summer Olympics

 

Tennis at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Tennis at the 1996 Summer Olympics
Date:   July-August
Edition:   12
Location:   Stone Mountain Tennis Center, Atlanta
Surface:   Hard
Champions
Men's singles
c.Andre Agassi – c. USA
Women's singles
c.Lindsay Davenport – c. USA
Men's doubles
c.Todd Woodbridge / Mark Woodforde – c. AUS
Women's doubles
c.Gigi Fernández / Mary Joe Fernández – c. USA
Tennis at the Summer Olympics
 < 1992 2000 > 

At the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, the host nation United States won 3 of the 4 gold medals in tennis. For the first time since 1924 Olympics, a single bronze medal was awarded in each event.

Contents

  • Medal summary 1
    • Medal table 1.1
    • Events 1.2
  • References 2

Medal summary

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 3 0 0 3
2  Australia (AUS) 1 0 0 1
3  Spain (ESP) 0 2 1 3
4  Czech Republic (CZE) 0 1 1 2
5  Great Britain (GBR) 0 1 0 1
6  Germany (GER) 0 0 1 1
 India (IND) 0 0 1 1

Events

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles  Andre Agassi
United States (USA)
 Sergi Bruguera
Spain (ESP)
 Leander Paes
India (IND)
Women's singles  Lindsay Davenport
United States (USA)
 Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Spain (ESP)
 Jana Novotná
Czech Republic (CZE)
Men's doubles  Todd Woodbridge
and Mark Woodforde
Australia (AUS)
 Neil Broad
and Tim Henman
Great Britain (GBR)
 Marc-Kevin Goellner
and David Prinosil
Germany (GER)
Women's doubles  Gigi Fernández
and Mary Joe Fernández
United States (USA)
 Jana Novotná
and Helena Suková
Czech Republic (CZE)
 Conchita Martínez
and Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
Spain (ESP)

References

  • ITF Olympic Site
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