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José María Alonso

Full name: José María Alonso de Areyzaga
Nickname(s): Pepe
Gender: Male
Born: March 24, 1890 in San Sebastián, Guipúzcoa, Spain
Died: March 4, 1979 in Córdoba, Córdoba, Argentina
Affiliations: San Sebastián Recreation Club
Country: ESP Spain
Sport: Tennis

Related Olympians: Brother of Manuel Alonso.

Biography

José María Alonso was the brother of [Manuel Alonso], who was far better known as a tennis player. The brothers together reached the quarter-finals of the 1924 Wimbledon doubles. He lost in the first round of the singles and mixed at the 1924 Wimbledon. José María also played at Wimbledon in 1922, reaching the second round in both singles and doubles. He played alongside his brother in doubles at the 1920 and 1924 Olympics. José María played Davis Cup in 1924-25, appearing in 4 ties with 2 wins and 2 losses. Alonso was Spanish singles champion in 1912. He played out of the San Sebastián Recreation Club.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Tennis Men's Singles Spain ESP 32T
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Tennis Men's Doubles Spain-2 ESP 17T
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles Spain-2 ESP 5T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Tennis Spain ESP Round One Match #4 2 1920-08-16 Kumagae (JPN) 3, Alonso (ESP) 0 0

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Tennis Spain-2 ESP Manuel Alonso Round One Match #3 2 RSA-1 3, ESP-2 0 0
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Spain-2 ESP Manuel Alonso Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1924-07-18 USA-2 3, ESP-2 0 0
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Spain-2 ESP Manuel Alonso Round Three Match #6 1 ESP-2 3, GRE 0 3
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Spain-2 ESP Manuel Alonso Round Two Match #11 1 ESP-2 3, JPN-2 1 3
1924 Summer 34 Paris Tennis Spain-2 ESP Manuel Alonso Round One Match #27 1 1924-07-14 ESP-2 3, GBR-1 0 3
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