• Short Summary

    In the Wimbledon women's singles semi-finals, July 2, Maria Bueno, Brazil, beat Sally Moore, USA, 6-2, 6-4, Miss Moore, serving, lost the final game after losing a 9-stroke rally for the first point.

  • Description

    In the Wimbledon women's singles semi-finals, July 2, Maria Bueno, Brazil, beat Sally Moore, USA, 6-2, 6-4, Miss Moore, serving, lost the final game after losing a 9-stroke rally for the first point.

    In the other semi-final, Darlene Hard, USA, qualified for the final when she beat Sandra Reynolds, South Africa, 6-4, 6-4.

    Both Miss Hard and Miss Bueno were expected to win their matches. They have played against each other half a dozen times previously and in each case Miss Hard was the winner.

    In the men's singles final, to be played July 3, Laver of Australia, who surprisingly beat Mackay of USA in a marathon semi-final battle, was to meet the favourite - the Peruvian Olmedo, playing for USA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7BSP5JSRIZDT0313CIXMYXC67
    Media URN:
    VLVA7BSP5JSRIZDT0313CIXMYXC67
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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