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Eduardo Flaquer

Full name: Eduardo Flaquer Vázquez
Other name(s): Eduard Flaquer i Vázquez
Gender: Male
Born: September 4, 1894 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Died: August 18, 1951 in Zumaya, Guipúzcoa, Spain
Affiliations: David Lloyd Club Turó, Barcelona (ESP)
Country: ESP Spain
Sport: Tennis

Biography

Eduardo Flaquer participated in all three events at the 1924 Paris Olympics, making the quarter-finals of the mixed doubles with [Lili Álvarez]. He played many of the major events in the 1920s, competing at Wimbledon in 1922, 1923, and 1926, making the fourth round of singles in 1922, and losing in the doubles finals in 1923. Flaquer played Roland Garros in 1925-27, losing in the 1925 quarter-finals to [René Lacoste]. Flaquer was Spanish Champion in 1923, 1924, and 1927 and was runner-up in 1931. He played the World Hard Court and World Covered Court Championships in 1922-23. He was also a top football (soccer) player, playing for Internacional de Barcelona from 1918-20 and FC Barcelona in 1919.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Men's Singles Spain ESP 33T
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Mixed Doubles Spain-1 ESP 5T
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Men's Doubles Spain-1 ESP 9T

Men's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain ESP Round Two Match #18 2 Washer (BEL) 3, Flaquer (ESP) 0 0
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain ESP Round One Match #49 1 1924-07-13 Flaquer (ESP) 3, Torralva (CHI) 1 3

Mixed Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Lilí Álvarez Quarter-Finals Match #1 2 USA-2 2, ESP-1 0 0
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Lilí Álvarez Round Two Match #1 AC ESP-1 walkover
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Lilí Álvarez Round One Match #1 AC ESP-1 bye

Men's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Ricardo Saprissa Round Three Match #3 2 RSA 3, ESP-1 0 0
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Ricardo Saprissa Round Two Match #6 1 ESP-1 3, JPN-1 0 3
1924 Summer 29 Paris Tennis Spain-1 ESP Ricardo Saprissa Round One Match #18 AC 1924-07-14 ESP-1 walkover
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