• Short Summary

    In the final of the Wimbledon men's singles, July 3, the favourite, Olmedo - a Peruvian playing for U.

  • Description

    In the final of the Wimbledon men's singles, July 3, the favourite, Olmedo - a Peruvian playing for U.S.A. - convincingly beat Laver of three games of the match. The score was 6-4, 6-3, 6-4. After the first few games, Olmedo showed a steady superiority over his opponent.

    After the match, he received the cup from the Duchess of Kent, and said he did not know yet whether he would be defending his title at Wimbledon next year.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3PLZ55WG18DULAQE3WENZQ018
    Media URN:
    VLVA3PLZ55WG18DULAQE3WENZQ018
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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