Ladislav Žemla

Ladislav Žemla (6 November 1887 – 18 June 1955) was a Czech tennis player. He competed for Bohemia at the 1906, 1908 and 1912 Summer Olympics and for Czechoslovakia at the 1920 and 1924 Summer Olympics.[1] At the 1920 Olympics, he won a bronze medal in the mixed doubles event, together with his wife Milada Skrbková. He also won a bronze medal at the 1906 Intercalated Games, playing with his brother Zdeněk Žemla.[2]

Ladislav Žemla
Ladislav Zemla 1923.jpg
Žemla in 1923
Country (sports)Czechoslovakia
Born(1887-11-06)6 November 1887
Kladruby, Austria-Hungary
Died18 June 1955(1955-06-18) (aged 67)
Prague, Czechoslovakia
PlaysRight-handed (one-handed backhand)
Singles
Grand Slam Singles results
Wimbledon3R (1926)
Other tournaments
WHCC3R (1923)
Olympic GamesSF – 4th (1912)
Doubles
Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon3R (1926)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic GamesSF – 4th (1912)
Mixed doubles
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Wimbledon2R (1926)
Other mixed doubles tournaments
Olympic GamesBronze medal.svg Bronze Medal (1920)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ladislav Žemla". Olympedia. Retrieved 12 April 2021.
  2. ^ "Ladislav Žemla Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 13 May 2013.

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