• Short Summary

    TWO EARLY GAMES FROM THE ENGLISH OPEN TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS WHICH OPENED AT BRIGHTON, ENGLAND TODAY (THURSDAY)....

  • Description

    TWO EARLY GAMES FROM THE ENGLISH OPEN TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS WHICH OPENED AT BRIGHTON, ENGLAND TODAY (THURSDAY)....
    A FAST MATCH IN THE WOMEN'S QUARTER SEMI-FINALS BROUGHT VICTORY TO MRS. L.FOLDI, OF HUNGARY. SHE BEAT MISS MARY SHANNON OF BRITAIN 3-1.

    ONE OF THE MAIN EVENTS ON TODAY'S PROGRAMME WAS THE MEN'S INTERNATIONAL TEAM COMPETITION. AN EXCITING GAME WAS THAT BETWEEN SWEDEN AND YUGOSLAVIA. SWEDEN'S YOUNG K.JOHANSSON BEAT HIS YUGOSLAV OPPONENT 1. KORPA IN TWO GAMES, SCORING 21-16 AND 21-16. HOWEVER THE YUGOSLAVS PROVED TOO STRONG FOR THE SWEDISH TEAM AS A WHOLE AND WON THE MATCH 3-2. YUGOSLAVIA LATER WENT ON TO WIN THE FINAL OF THE MEN'S TEAM EVENT, BEATING CZECHOSLOVAKIA 3-1.

    THE ENGLISH OPEN TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS, WHICH END ON SATURDAY, HAVE BROUGHT TOGETHER MANY OF EUROPE'S FINEST AND MOST ACCOMPLISHED PLAYERS. AS WELL AS THE ENGLISH COMPETITORS, TEAMS HAVE COME FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA, HUNGARY, RUMANIA, SWEDEN, WEST GERMANY AND YUGOSLAVIA.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5SDHD6A6X55MVMMLN409ZTA2S
    Media URN:
    VLVA5SDHD6A6X55MVMMLN409ZTA2S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    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