• Short Summary

    THE SECOND DAY OF THE ALL-ENGLAND LAWN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS IS TRADITIONALLY LADIES DAY. CONTINUED SHOWERS?

  • Description

    THE SECOND DAY OF THE ALL-ENGLAND LAWN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS IS TRADITIONALLY LADIES DAY. CONTINUED SHOWERS DAMPENED THE OFF-COURT FASHION BUT THERE WAS FINE TENNIS ON THE COURTS. ALL THE WOMEN FAVOURITES SURVIVED WITH THE BRAZILIAN, MARIA BUENO, AND THE BRITON, ANN JONES, HAVING THE EASIEST WINS. MARGARET SMITH, SUFFERING FROM HER WELL-KNOWN CENTRE COURT NERVES, MADE A FALTERING START AND HARDEST PRESSED OF ALL WAS THE TEXAN, NANCY RICHEY.

    MISS RICHEY, SEEDED NUMBER FIVE, LOST THE FIRST SET TO MISS TOYNE OF BRISBANE, BEFORE SHE PULLED ROUND. MISS RICHEY WON THE MATCH: 1-6, 6-3, 6-0.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9THPHTKUBGFC6R66SSNJFID93
    Media URN:
    VLVA9THPHTKUBGFC6R66SSNJFID93
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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