• Short Summary

    FRANCE BEAT RUSSIAN BY SEVEN WINS TO TWO IN A TWO INTERNATIONAL LAWN TENNIS MATCH WHICH ENDED IN PARIS TODAY (FRIDAY)
    TODAY (FRIDAY) RUSSIA'S ALEXANDRE METREVELI EASILY DISPOSED OF FRANCES BERNARD MONTRENAUD WHO MANAGED HOWEVER TO TAKE THE SECOND SET FROM HIS FORMIDABLE OPPONENT.

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    FRANCE BEAT RUSSIAN BY SEVEN WINS TO TWO IN A TWO INTERNATIONAL LAWN TENNIS MATCH WHICH ENDED IN PARIS TODAY (FRIDAY)
    TODAY (FRIDAY) RUSSIA'S ALEXANDRE METREVELI EASILY DISPOSED OF FRANCES BERNARD MONTRENAUD WHO MANAGED HOWEVER TO TAKE THE SECOND SET FROM HIS FORMIDABLE OPPONENT.

    FRENCH CHAMPION PIERRE DARMON ON THE OTHER HAND BEAT RUSSIA'S SERGEI LIKHATCHEV IN STRAIGHT SETS.

    IN THE MENS DOUBLES THE FRENCH DAVIS CUP TEAM PATRICE BEUST AND DANIEL CONTET BEAT THE RUSSIAN PAIR METREVELI AND LIKHATCHEV BY THREE SETS TO ONE. GEORGES GOVEN AND MLLE MARION CRISTIANI OF FRANCE WON THE JUNIOR MIXED DOUBLES.

    RESULTS: MEN'S SINGLES ALEXANDER METREVELI (USSR) BEAT BERNARD MONTRENAUD (FRANCE) 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-0.

    PIERRE DARMON (FRANCE) BEAT SERGE LIKHATCHEV (USSR) 6-1 6-3 6-2. MENS DOUBLES: PATRICE BEUST AND DANIEL CONTET (FRANCE) BEAT METREVELI AND LIKHATCHEV (USSR) 6-1 9-11 6-2 6-4. MIXED DOUBLES JUNIORS: GEORGES GOVENA AND MLLE MARION CHRISTAINI (FRANCE) BEAT WLADIMIR KOROTKOFF AND MISS RAUSA ISLANOVA (USSR) 6-1 2-6 6-4.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3XYMF4E90AA8HJUTIUCWUHAYJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3XYMF4E90AA8HJUTIUCWUHAYJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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