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Tennis at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Tennis pictogram.svg
Singles   men   women
Doubles   men   women

Tennis returned to the Summer Olympic Games at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, having been left out since the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris. Tennis had been a demonstration sport at the 1984 Summer Olympics.

The tournament took place from September 20 - October 1 on outdoor hardcourts at the Seoul Olympic Park Tennis Center.

Medal summary

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Singles Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg Miloslav Mečíř
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Flag of the United States.svg Tim Mayotte
United States (USA)
Flag of Sweden.svg Stefan Edberg
Sweden (SWE)
Flag of the United States.svg Brad Gilbert
United States (USA)
Men's Doubles Flag of the United States.svg Ken Flach
and Robert Seguso
United States (USA)
Flag of Spain.svg Emilio Sánchez
and Sergio Casal
Spain (ESP)
Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg Miloslav Mečíř
and Milan Šrejber
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Flag of Sweden.svg Stefan Edberg
and Anders Järryd
Sweden (SWE)
Women's Singles Flag of Germany.svg Steffi Graf
West Germany (FRG)
Flag of Argentina.svg Gabriela Sabatini
Argentina (ARG)
Flag of the United States.svg Zina Garrison
United States (USA)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Manuela Maleeva
Bulgaria (BUL)
Women's Doubles Flag of the United States.svg Pam Shriver
and Zina Garrison
United States (USA)
Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg Jana Novotná
and Helena Suková
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
Flag of Australia.svg Elizabeth Smylie
and Wendy Turnbull
Australia (AUS)
Flag of Germany.svg Steffi Graf
and Claudia Kohde-Kilsch
West Germany (FRG)

Medal table

A scoreboard that still remained in 2006, that documents the Women's Singles draw.
 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States (USA) 2 1 2 5
2  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 1 1 1 3
3  West Germany (FRG) 1 0 1 2
4  Argentina (ARG) 0 1 0 1
 Spain (ESP) 0 1 0 1
6  Sweden (SWE) 0 0 2 2
7  Australia (AUS) 0 0 1 1
 Bulgaria (BUL) 0 0 1 1




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