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Manton Bayley

Full name: John Manton Bayley
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Born: November 15, 1899 in Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
Died: 1981 in Malvern, Victoria, Australia
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Manton Bayley played singles and doubles at the 1924 Paris Olympics. He also played at Wimbledon in 1924, for the only time, losing in the singles in round three, going out in the first round of doubles (with [Jim Willard]) and mixed (with Helen Bourne [GBR]). Bayley was from Orange, New South Wales and won the Orange District title from 1919-26. He was New South Wales Champion in 1923. While in Europe for the Olympics, Bayley also won a tournament at Hampshire, England and was runner-up at the Irish Championships, and in the Bournemouth doubles. Bayley served for a time as the manager of the Primary Producers’ Bank, until it closed its doors. In 1931 he became director of the Richmond Cricket Club in Melbourne.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Men's Singles Australia AUS 17T
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles Australia AUS 16T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Australia AUS Round Three Match #11 2 1924-07-15 Gilbert (GBR) 3, Bayley (AUS) 0 0
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Australia AUS Round Two Match #22 1 Bayley (AUS) 3, Bache (DEN) 0 3
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Australia AUS Round One Match #57 1 1924-07-13 Bayley (AUS) 3, Schildt (FIN) 0 3

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Australia AUS Jim Willard Round Two Match #10 2 USA-2 3, AUS 0 0
1924 Summer 24 Paris Tennis Australia AUS Jim Willard Round One Match #25 1 1924-07-14 AUS 3, HUN 2 3
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