• Short Summary

    On Wimbledon's Centre Court today (Friday, 29 June), Julie Heldman of New York failed to repeat a recent win over her rival from Fort Lauderdale, California, Chris Evert.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN Evert serves (far end) and wins point PAN TO crowd
    0.10

    2.
    TV First setpoint and Evert serves and wins PAN to scoreboard showing one set to love
    0.30

    3.
    CU Miss Heldman prepares to receive
    0.38

    4.
    SV ZOOM OUT Miss Evert serves and loses point after rally
    0.52

    5.
    GV Crowd
    0.54

    6.
    LV Evert serves and wins point
    1.23

    7.
    SV Crowd
    1.25

    8.
    LV ZOOM IN Match-point and Heldman serves and loses after rally and players shake hands at net and walk off
    1.45

    9.
    SV PAN FROM Final scoreboard 6-3, 6-1 to Evert PAN TO crowd
    1.51

    10.
    TV Two girls walk off
    2.00



    Initials BB/0054 GR/MR/BB/0115


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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: On Wimbledon's Centre Court today (Friday, 29 June), Julie Heldman of New York failed to repeat a recent win over her rival from Fort Lauderdale, California, Chris Evert. She went down to the eighteen-year-old fourth seed 6-3, 6-1.

    The crucial period of the match came when Miss Evert was two games to three down in the first set. She fought back and won eight games in a row, moving to four games to nil up in the second set.

    The match must have literally been the most colourful ever seen on the famous centre court where players are under orders to wear predominately white. Miss Evert's dress was trimmed with grass-green and she wore a green ribbon in her plaited hair.

    The dark-haired Miss Heldman sported a startling white jockey cap with a large pink peak. Her dress was liberally trimmed with strawberry pink and red.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAE5SLTULCJ6EGG5SBOI5LYQ5E
    Media URN:
    VLVAAE5SLTULCJ6EGG5SBOI5LYQ5E
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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