• Short Summary

    Ilie Nastase of Rumania caused a major upset to predictions when he beat Rod Laver of Australia over five sets to win the Embassy Open Tennis Championships in London on Saturday (30 October).

  • Description

    Ilie Nastase of Rumania caused a major upset to predictions when he beat Rod Laver of Australia over five sets to win the Embassy Open Tennis Championships in London on Saturday (30 October). The hard-fought match between two of the world's top players went 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to Nastase. The prize is worth GBP20,000 (48,000 dollars).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACTG4RDJJH3T4583SGP13O01MS
    Media URN:
    VLVACTG4RDJJH3T4583SGP13O01MS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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