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Tennis was an event at the first Modern Olympics in 1896. It was contested every Olympics until 1924. It was then dropped from the Games and did not return as a medal event until 1988.

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Is tennis an original Olympic sport?

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Is table tennis racquetball or badminton not an Olympic sport?

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When did tennis return as an Olympic sport?

1988


When did ping pong become an Olympic sport?

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Is table tennis a Summer Olympic sport?

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Which year did Table tennis become an olympic sport?

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When was table tennis added as an Olympic sport?

1998


Is tennis a summer or winter Olympic Sport?

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When did ping-pong become an Olympic sport?

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When did tennis become an olympic sport?

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When did mens tennis singles become an olympic sport?

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When was table tennis first in the olympic games?

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Why was tennis dropped as olympic sport after 1924?

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What olympic sport was re-instated in 1988?

Tennis. The 1988 Games were the first Games that tennis was a medal sport since the 1924 Games in Paris.


Which Olympic sport was banned in 1924 then re-instated in 1988?

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What is china's famous sport in youth olympic games?

Table Tennis.


Which olympic sport banned in 1924 was reintroduced in 2012?

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Which olympic sport banned in 1924 was reintroducecomd in 2012?

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What sport was included in the first modern Olympic games held in 1896?

Tennis


How long has tennis been an olympic sport?

Tennis was an event at the first modern Olympics in 1896 and was competed at every Olympics until 1924. Tennis was dropped after the 1924 Games and did not make its return until 1984 as a demonstration sport and 1988 as a medal sport.


Is tennis an Olympic sport?

Yes. Tennis was a sport at the first modern Olympics in 1896 until 1924 when it was discontinued. It made its return to the Olympics in 1984 and has been contested ever since.