Selected Originals - Aussies Keep Davis… 1952

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Aussies Keep Davis Cup" 52/3.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story. Shots in different order. Shot of Trophy not supered.

    Sydney, Australia. Davis Cup - Tennis

    CU Davis Cup tennis trophy.

    GV Crowded White City in Sydney.

    SCU Crowd basking in sunshine. LV Sedgman v. Vic Seixas. Seixas serving from far end. Nice rally. Cleverly placed ball by Sedgman along line. Forces Seixas to backhand into net. GV Crowd. SV Sedgman serving from other end. LV Seixas returns into net to end game, set and match. Sedgman throws racket away, leaps net and shaking hands with opponent. SV Two players walking from court.

    GV Crowd.

    LV Doubles. Sedgman on left nearest camera. Americans serving from far end. Roy (?) Trabert sends a long high one for Ken McGregor to chase. He returns from well outside baseline. Rally continues until McGregor cleverly backhands past Ted Schroeder to win point. SV Crowd applauding. LV McGregor serving. Sedgman wins game, set, and match with a hard smash. Players congratulate. GV Crowded White City applauding.

    SCU Sedgman walking forward with Davis Cup. SV Pressmen. SV Victorious Australian team with Davis Cup. CU Frank Sedgman.

    (Orig. F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:01:00 / 01:45:18:00
    52/3 F (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    52/003 F
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
    Davis Cup
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
24 January 2015 marks 50 years since the death of British Prime Minister and international statesman, Sir Winston Churchill. British Pathé’s cameras followed Churchill throughout his career.
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.

Related Videos

King Zog's Wedding In Albania

King Zog's Wedding In Albania

Various views of the Wedding of King Zog.

1st Rugby Union Test

1st Rugby Union Test

England defeat All Blacks.

Pos & Neg Of George 5th King George V

Pos & Neg Of George 5th King George V

Various shots of King George V and Queen Mary from decomposing roll.

Prince Of Wales Travels

Prince Of Wales Travels

The Prince of Wales travels to The Gambia on HMS Repulse; good footage of sailors on board ship.

1st Class Soldier Of St. Cyr Aka First Class Soldier Of St Cyr

1st Class Soldier Of St. Cyr Aka First Class Soldier Of St Cyr

The Prince of Wales receives honours at a French military ceremony.

Prince Of Wales - Manchester

Prince Of Wales - Manchester

The Prince of Wales visits Manchester, and unidentified Admiral greets people and rides in an open car.

Prince Of Wales In The West Country And Dover

Prince Of Wales In The West Country And Dover

The Prince of Wales opens extension of Royal Edward Dock in Bristol, visits Greenhithe, a factory and unveils the Dover Patrol Memorial.

R.D.S. Show

R.D.S. Show

Prize cattle and horse jumping at an Irish agricultural show.

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.