• Short Summary

    AUSTRALIA, HOLDERS OF THE DAVIS CUP, RETAINED THE TENNIS TROPHY WHEN THEY BEAT INDIAN OPPONENTS BY FOUR MATCHES TO ONE.

  • Description

    AUSTRALIA, HOLDERS OF THE DAVIS CUP, RETAINED THE TENNIS TROPHY WHEN THEY BEAT INDIAN OPPONENTS BY FOUR MATCHES TO ONE. ON MONDAY, WHEN THE SERIES BEGAN, THE AUSTRALIAN STARS EMERSON AND STOLLE GAVE THEIR COUNTRY A GOOD START WHEN THEY BOTH WON THEIR SINGLE MATCHES AGAINST MUKERJEA AND KRISHNAN.

    INDIA'S ONLY SUCCESS IN THE FINAL ROUND OF THE DAVIS CUP WAS IN THE DOUBLES MATCH. BUT ON MONDAY, BOTH MUKERJEA AND KRISHNAN WERE OUTPLAYED BY THEIR AUSTRALIAN OPPONENTS. EMERSON, AGAINST MUKERJEA, GAINED CONTROL OF THE MATCH IN THE LATTER PART OF THE FIRST SET AND NEVER LOOKED LIKE BEING BEATEN. HE WON 7-5, 6-4, 6-2.

    STOLLE, PLAYING POWERFUL TENNIS, OVERWHELMED KRISHNAN WHO APPEARED SLOW-MOVING AND UNCERTAIN. STOLLE WON 6-2, 6-3, 6-4.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5D303BHSWTQLR9H9KUKDANY7Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA5D303BHSWTQLR9H9KUKDANY7Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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