• Short Summary

    American Chris Evert and Olga Morozova of the Soviet Union slammed their way into the final of the women's singles at the French Open Tennis Championships in Paris on Friday (14 June).

  • Description

    GTV Miss Giscafre (Argentine) at far end sarves to Miss Morozova (USSR) and loses point by netting after nine-stroke rally

    SV Crowd

    CU Morozova serves

    TV Short rally Morozova nets and loses point

    CU Spectator

    TV Morozova (far end) serves for match point. Wins with an overhead smash - players shaks hands at net and walk off

    LV Final scoreboard

    TV Miss Evert (USA far end) serves to Mrs. Masthoff (WestGermany) rally follows

    TV Crowd

    CU Evert serves and plays rally using her double-handed back-hand shot

    GV Crowd

    TV Match point. Evert serves and wins as Masthoff puts the ball out of court after a base-line rally: players shake hands at net and walk off


    LV Final scoreboard



    Initials OS/1746 OS/1821


    SPORT - TENNIS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: American Chris Evert and Olga Morozova of the Soviet Union slammed their way into the final of the women's singles at the French Open Tennis Championships in Paris on Friday (14 June). both women won their semi-final matches in straight sets.

    Miss Evert is favorite to take the title. She destroyed Mrs. Helga Masthoff of West Germany 7-5-,6-4. The young American won the Italian Open title earlier this month and the French title will give her a good seeding for the Wimbledon tournament at the end of June.

    In the other semi-final, Miss Morozova, who was beaten in the Italian semi-finals by Miss Evert, won a one-sided match 6-3, 6-2 against Miss Raquel Giscafre of Argentina.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2NIN7MILCQZ1ZJQZTZZYMMIKZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA2NIN7MILCQZ1ZJQZTZZYMMIKZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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