• Short Summary

    MARTINA NAVRATILOVA SAID YESTERDAY THAT WENDY TURNBULL WOULD BE HARD TO BEAT COMING OFF HER STUDDING VICTORY OVER WEMBLEDON CHAMP VIRGINIA WADE, AND UNFORTUNATELY FOR HER SHE WAS RIGHT.

  • Description

    MARTINA NAVRATILOVA SAID YESTERDAY THAT WENDY TURNBULL WOULD BE HARD TO BEAT COMING OFF HER STUDDING VICTORY OVER WEMBLEDON CHAMP VIRGINIA WADE, AND UNFORTUNATELY FOR HER SHE WAS RIGHT. MISS TURNBULL, WHO BARELY SQUEAKED BY INTO THE SEEDINGS, RALLIED TO BEAT NAVRATILOVA 2-6, 7-5, 6-4. MEANWHILE CHRIS EVERT WON HER 23RD CONSECUTIVE CLAY COURT MATCH 6-2, 7-5. CHRIS GOT OFF TO A SHAKY START HOWEVER, AND ADMITTED THAT STIFF CROSS WINDS IN THE STADIUM BOTHERED HER GAME. IN THE MEN'S DOUBLES BOB HEWITT OF SOUTH AFRICA TEAMED UP WITH COUNTRYMAN FREW MCMILLAN TO BEAT RAUL RAMIREZ OF MEXICO AND BRIAN GOTTFRIED OF THE USA 6-4, 6-0.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB6T2CGRPQ8OI3UA72ADS2THZK
    Media URN:
    VLVAB6T2CGRPQ8OI3UA72ADS2THZK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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