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Charles Aeschlimann

Full name: Frédéric Charles Aeschlimann
Gender: Male
Born: February 28, 1897 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Charles Aeschlimann played Davis Cup for Switzerland from 1923-34, appearing in 19 ties with a record of 24 wins and 26 losses. He played at Wimbledon seven times between 1926 and 1938, five times in singles (1926-36), with a best result of reaching the third round in 1926. He also reached the fourth round at the French Open in 1927 and 1928. Aeschlimann won several minor tournaments, including the 1924 Cote d'Azur Championships, and the Juan-Les-Pins Invitational in 1930 and 1931. In 1924 he married Leslie Bancroft, who was ranked #2 in the US in 1922. They settled in Europe and Bancroft virtually abandoned her playing career.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Men's Singles Switzerland SUI 17T
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles Switzerland-1 SUI 16T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Switzerland SUI Round Three Match #2 2 1924-07-15 von Kehrling (HUN) 3, Aeschlimann (SUI) 2 2
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Switzerland SUI Round Two Match #4 1 Aeschlimann (SUI) 3, Dumas (ARG) 0 3
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Switzerland SUI Round One Match #7 AC 1924-07-13 Aeschlimann (SUI) bye

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Switzerland-1 SUI Maurice Ferrier Round Two Match #9 2 TCH-2 3, SUI-1 1 1
1924 Summer 27 Paris Tennis Switzerland-1 SUI Maurice Ferrier Round One Match #23 AC 1924-07-14 SUI-1 walkover
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