Josef Šebek

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJosef•Šebek
Used nameJosef•Šebek
Born18 March 1888 in Praha (Prague) (CZE)
NOC Bohemia


Josef Šebek competed in both singles and doubles at the 1912 Stockholm Olympic, alongside Bohuslav “Černý” Hykš in the later event. Šebek and Hykš lost in straight sets in the first round of doubles. Šebek made it to the fourth round of the singles, albeit with a bye in round one, and a walkover in round two, before defeating Norwegian Noble Stibolt in round three. Šebek was born and lived in Praha.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Tennis BOH Josef Šebek
Singles, Men (Olympic) =9
Doubles, Mixed (Olympic) Anna Šebková DNS
Doubles, Men (Olympic) Bohuslav Hykš =15
Doubles, Covered Courts, Mixed (Olympic) Anna Šebková DNS
Singles, Covered Courts, Men (Olympic) DNS
Doubles, Covered Courts, Men (Olympic) Jaroslav Hainz DNS