• Short Summary

    THE INDIAN PAIR, P. LALL AND J. MUKERJEA, HAD A GOOD WIN TODAY (MONDAY) WHEN?

  • Description

    THE INDIAN PAIR, P. LALL AND J. MUKERJEA, HAD A GOOD WIN TODAY (MONDAY) WHEN THEY BEAT THE SWEDES, O. BENGTSON AND B. HOLMSTROM IN THE SECOND ROUND OF THE MEN'S DOUBLES.

    COURT NUMBER ONE HAD WATCHED AN EXCITING MATCH BETWEEN DRYSDALE OF SOUTH AFRICA AND THE DANE, LESCHLY, BEFORE THE DOUBLES MATCH CAME ONTO COURT. BUT IT WAS NO ANTI-CLIMAX FOR THE CROWD AS THEY WATCHED THE FIRST SET CLIMB TO SEVEN GAMES-ALL BEFORE THE INDIANS BROKE AWAY AND WON 9-7.

    LALL AND MUKERJEA SEEMED TO HAVE THE MATCH WELL IN HAND AS THEY SWEPT THROUGH THE SECOND SET 6-1. BUT THEN BENGTSON AND HOLMSTROM CAME BACK CONVINCINGLY TO WIN THE THIRD SET 3-6.

    HOWEVER THE INDIANS HAD THE STRONGER ALL-COURT GAME AND THEY WON THE FOURTH SET TO TAKE THE MATCH: 6-3.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5HDQNYF8I6SXN1GX5RSNPN2W4
    Media URN:
    VLVA5HDQNYF8I6SXN1GX5RSNPN2W4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment