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Julio Müller

Full name: Julio Müller Luján
Gender: Male
Born: February 28, 1905 in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
Died: March 28, 1984 in Ciudad de México, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Country: MEX Mexico
Sport: Polo

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Julio Müller started playing polo in 1924 at the age of 19 and went on to play for two of the country’s top teams Roehampton and La Laguna. In 1926, he was selected for the Mexican national team in a tournament in Texas and in 1927 and 1928 he played in Europe, mostly in England and France, and was a regular member of the Roehampton and Chapultepec teams. The latter was a newly formed team by fellow Mexican Archibaldo Burns. Müller was the only civilian selected for the 1936 Mexican Olympic polo team and played at number three as they won the bronze medal. Mülller later became the secretary of the Mexican Polo Association, and his son, Julio Jr., was also a polo player and won the US Open in 1961 and 1964.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Polo Men's Polo Mexico MEX 3 Bronze

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Polo Mexico MEX Final Round Match 3/4 1 1936-08-08 MEX 16, HUN 2
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Polo Mexico MEX Group A Match #1 2 1936-08-03 GBR 13, MEX 11 1
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Polo Mexico MEX Group A Match #2 2 1936-08-05 ARG 15, MEX 5 1
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