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Sydney Jacob

Full name: Sydney Montague Jacob
Gender: Male
Born: October 28, 1879 in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh, India
Died: 1977 in [unknown], Surrey, Great Britain
Country: IND India
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Sydney Jacob played frequently in England, competing at Wimbledon eight times (1914, 1921, 1923-28). He made the singles quarter-finals in 1925 and the doubles semi-finals in 1921. Jacob also played at Queen’s Club in 1907, 1910, and 1914 and in the South of England Championships in 1907 and 1910. In his only appearance at Roland Garros, Jacob lost in the semi-finals to [René Lacoste]. Jacobs played in six ties for India at the Davis Cup between 1921-25, winning 7 matches and losing 4.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis Men's Singles India IND 5T
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis Mixed Doubles India IND 9T
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles India-1 IND 29T

Mixed Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Nora Polley Round Two Match #8 2 IRL-1 2, IND 1 1
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Nora Polley Round One Match #3 AC IND bye

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Quarter-Finals Match #2 2 1924-07-17 Borotra (FRA) 3, Jacob (IND) 1 1
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Round Four Match #4 1 Jacob (IND) 3, Washburn (USA) 1 3
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Round Three Match #7 1 1924-07-15 Jacob (IND) 3, Willard (AUS) 2 3
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Round Two Match #13 1 Jacob (IND) 3, Ferrier (SUI) 1 3
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India IND Round One Match #40 1 1924-07-13 Jacob (IND) 3, Morales (ESP) 0 3

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 44 Paris Tennis India-1 IND Mohammed Sleem Round One Match #21 2 1924-07-14 DEN-2 3, IND-1 1 1
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