Ronald Thomas


Ron Thomas, the first South Australian member of the Australian Olympic team, competed in the tennis singles at Antwerp 1920. A veteran of World War 1, he was a successful member of the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) tennis team in England and Europe after the war ended. He represented Australia at the Inter-Allied Games in Paris in July 1919. Thomas was doubles champion, with Pat O’Hara Wood, of Australasia in 1919 and 1920 and at Wimbledon in 1919. 


Olympic Results

1920 Antwerp

Singles - Men
Round 2 WASHER, Jean (BEL) 3-1 Loss
Final Placing 17 / 41