Tennis at the 2012 Summer Olympics; Date: 28 July – 5 August: Edition: 16th: Surface: Grass: Location: All England Club, Wimbledon: Champions; Men's Singles Andy Murray Women's Singles Serena Williams Men's Doubles Mike Bryan & Bob Bryan Women's Doubles Serena Williams & Venus Williams Mixed Doubles Victoria Azarenka & Max Mirnyi
Tennis was first contested as a Summer Olympic sport in the 1896 Olympic Games, held in Athens. In the inaugural Olympic Games, only two tournaments were played: men's singles and men's doubles . Women were allowed to start to compete in singles and mixed doubles tennis events at the Olympic Games in 1900 .
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Great Britain 's Andy Murray defeated Switzerland 's Roger Federer in the final, 6–2, 6–1, 6–4 to win the gold medal in Men's Singles tennis at the 2012 Summer Olympics. The final was a rematch of the Wimbledon final played at the same venue four weeks prior, in which Federer prevailed. Federer was attempting to become the third man to complete the career Golden Slam in singles (after Andre Agassi and Rafael Nadal ).
Belarus ' Victoria Azarenka and Max Mirnyi defeated Great Britain 's Laura Robson and Andy Murray in the final, 2–6, 6–3, [10–8] to win the gold medal in Mixed Doubles tennis at the 2012 Summer Olympics. In the bronze medal match, the United States ' Lisa Raymond and Mike Bryan defeated Germany 's Sabine Lisicki and Christopher Kas, 6–3, 4–6, [10–4].
Find out who took home gold, silver and bronze in 2012. Official results of the tennis mixed doubles mixed event at the London Summer Olympics.
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Tennis at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's doubles. The United States ' Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan defeated France 's Michaël Llodra and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the final, 6–4, 7–6 (7–2) to win the gold medal in Men's Doubles tennis at the 2012 Summer Olympics. This completed a career Golden Slam for the Bryan brothers, making them the ...
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