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Encyclopedia > Croquet at the 1900 Summer Olympics

At the 1900 Summer Olympics, three croquet events were contested. Seven men and three women participated.


Singles, 1 Ball

Pos Athlete
1 Aumoitte (FRA)
2 Johin (FRA)
3 Waydelich (FRA)

Singles, 2 Balls

Pos Athlete
1 Waydelich (FRA)
2 Vignerot (FRA)
3 Sautereau (FRA)

Doubles

Pos Athlete
1 France
Aumoitte, Johin

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The 1900 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the II Olympiad, were held in 1900 in Paris, France.
For his victory in the long jump, he was allegedly punched in the face by his rival Meyer Prinstein, who was prevented from competing in the final by officials of Syracuse University, because it was scheduled for a Sunday.
Gold, silver, and bronze medals were retroactively awarded by the International Olympic Committee to reflect later practice of awarding such medals to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place competitors, respectively.
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