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George Dodd

Full name: George Henry Dodd
Gender: Male
Born: January 16, 1883 in Lady Frere, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Died: July 21, 1957 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Country: RSA South Africa
Sport: Tennis

Biography

George Dodd competed at the 1920 Olympics in both singles and doubles, making the quarter-finals of both events. Dodd was South African singles champion in 1912 and was runner-up in 1914, 1922, and 1924. He played Wimbledon in 1919-20, making the third round of singles both years. In 1920 he and [Cecil Blackbeard] made the doubles quarter-finals. Dodd played one tie in the 1919 Davis Cup for South Africa, winning one of three matches.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis Men's Singles South Africa RSA 5T
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis Men's Doubles South Africa-2 RSA 5T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa RSA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1920-08-21 Kumagae (JPN) 3, Dodd (RSA) 0 0
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa RSA Round Three Match #6 1 Dodd (RSA) 3, Kashio (JPN) 2 3
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa RSA Round Two Match #10 1 Dodd (RSA) 3, Décugis (FRA) 0 3
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa RSA Round One Match #10 1 1920-08-16 Dodd (RSA) 3, Blanchy (FRA) 1 3

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa-2 RSA Cecil Blackbeard Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 FRA-3 3, RSA-2 1 1
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa-2 RSA Cecil Blackbeard Round Two Match #5 1 RSA-2 3, FRA-2 0 3
1920 Summer 37 Antwerpen Tennis South Africa-2 RSA Cecil Blackbeard Round One Match #5 1 RSA-2 3, GBR-1 0 3
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