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Olympic medalist
Ritchie in 1908
Medal record
Men's Tennis
Gold 1908 London Singles
Silver 1908 London Doubles
Bronze 1908 London Indoor singles

Major Josiah George Ritchie (18 October 1870 – 28 February 1955) was a male tennis player from Great Britain.

He was born in Westminster and died in Ashford, Middlesex.

He is best remembered for being a three time medalist at the 1908 London Olympics. At the Games he won a gold (men's singles), silver (men's doubles) and bronze (men's indoor singles) medal. In 1908 and 1910 he and Tony Wilding won the doubles in Wimbledon. In 1909 he lost the Wimbledon singles final. He also won the Irish championships in 1907 and the German championships 1903 - 1906 and 1908 (in 1904 and 1906 also the doubles there). In 1908 he was member of the British Davis Cup team.

Major was his first name, not a military title. There is no contemporary evidence that he was known as Josiah Ritchie.

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