• Short Summary

    THE ENGLISH OPEN TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS AT BRIGHTON CONTINUED TODAY (FRIDAY).

    (LATER IN THE EVENING THE WINNERS OF THESE TWO MATCHES, ROZSAS AND FAHAZI, FORMED UP IN THE MEN'S DOUBLES QUARTER-FINALS TO BEAT THE ENGLISH PAIR LINDSAY AND WRIGHT IN A VERY EXCITING MATCH WHICH RAN TO FIVE SETS.

  • Description


    FILM SHOWS A MATCH IN THE THIRD ROUND OF THE MEN'S SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIPS, WHERE P. ROZSAS OF HUNGARY BEATS C. BARNES OF ENGLAND IN FOUR SETS: 21-12, 21-16, 19-21, 21-15. ROZSAS, WHO IN EARLIER ROUNDS HAD BEATEN TWO OTHER ENGLISH PLAYERS, G. LIVERSLAY AND R.E. GUNNION, PLAYED A SPECTACULAR GAME AND, EXCEPT IN THE THIRD SET, HELD A COMFORTABLE LEAD OVER THE MUCH PUBLICISED CHESTER BARNES. IN THE EARLIER ROUNDS BARNES HAD BEATEN THE NO 5 SEED R. NEGULESCU OF RUMANIA AND D. SURBEK OF YUGOSLAVIA.



    FILM ALSO SHOWS A MATCH BETWEEN J. FAHAZI, THE HIGHLY RATED HUNGARIAN PLAYER, AND THE YOUNG CZECH PLAYER, J. STANEK. THE TWO PLAYERS PROVED EQUALLY MATCHED AND IN THE SECOND SET THE SCORE REACHED 27-25 BEFORE STANEK COULD CLINCH A VICTORY. STANEK FINALLY WON THE MATCH AFTER FOUR SETS: 15-21, 27-25, 21-18, 22-20.




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    SPORT: TABLE TENNIS

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    Background: THE ENGLISH OPEN TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS AT BRIGHTON CONTINUED TODAY (FRIDAY).

    (LATER IN THE EVENING THE WINNERS OF THESE TWO MATCHES, ROZSAS AND FAHAZI, FORMED UP IN THE MEN'S DOUBLES QUARTER-FINALS TO BEAT THE ENGLISH PAIR LINDSAY AND WRIGHT IN A VERY EXCITING MATCH WHICH RAN TO FIVE SETS. THE FINAL SCORE WAS 19-21, 21-17, 20-22, 21-16, 21-13.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1QW1T5GXF3RYFAXJ4DWAU5YCF
    Media URN:
    VLVA1QW1T5GXF3RYFAXJ4DWAU5YCF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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