• Short Summary

    The Australian pair Davidson and Bowrey today (Friday) eliminated the Russian pair Korotkov and Lejus in the third round of the gentlemen's doubles in the Wimbledon Tennis Championships.

  • Description

    The Australian pair Davidson and Bowrey today (Friday) eliminated the Russian pair Korotkov and Lejus in the third round of the gentlemen's doubles in the Wimbledon Tennis Championships.

    The Australians won the match in straight sets - six-two, eight-six, six-three.

    Despite their defeat, the Russian pair played well considering they were unseeded and matched against the number three seeds for the event.

    In the second set the Russians fought hard, but could not break the Australian service.

    Davidson and Bowrey defeated Nastase and Tiriac of Rumania in the second round. Korotkov and Lejus defeated Hann, Great Britain McDonald, New Zealand, to reach the third round.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6Q76P5BIIIW39WCAE2TKLYJ62
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Q76P5BIIIW39WCAE2TKLYJ62
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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