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William Wright

Full name: William Hayden Wright
Other name(s): Guillermo Wright
Gender: Male
Country: USA United States
Sport: Polo

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


The identity of the 1900 US polo player named Wright is not certain. We believe he is William Hayden Wright, but some sources have him listed as Guillermo Wright, not too surprising as the rest of his 1900 polo team was Mexican. Some French sources list him as J. H. Wright, who may be either James Hayden Wright, a Boston architect who lived in Paris in 1900, or John Harvey Wright, an American living in Pau in the south of France, who was an amateur jockey and known to be a polo player. A J. H. Wright played in the Paris Cup tournament in 1898 at the Bagatelle Polo Club in Paris, but further information is lacking.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer Paris Polo Men's Polo A North American Team USA 3T Bronze

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1900 Summer Paris Polo A North American Team USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1900-05-31 BLO Polo Club, Rugby-2 8, A North American Team-4 0
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