• Short Summary

    IN THE FINAL OF THE PROFESSIONAL LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT AT VIENNA, OCTOBER 20, PANCHO GONZALES (U.

  • Description

    IN THE FINAL OF THE PROFESSIONAL LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT AT VIENNA, OCTOBER 20, PANCHO GONZALES (U.S.A.) BEAT BARRY MCKAY (U.S.A.) IN THREE STRAIGHT SETS 6-2, 6-4, 6-4.

    AFTER HIS SURPRISE VICTORY OVER NUMBER ONE SEED ROSEWALL IN THE SEMI-FINALS, MCKAY SHOWED REMARKABLY LOW FORM, ESPECIALLY IN HIS SERVICES AND VOLLEYS. GONZALES CHASED HIM RELENTLESSLY ROUND THE COURT, PLACING HIS SHOTS WITH SPEED AND PRECISION. MCKAY BECAME MORE AND MORE HARASSED, FREQUENTLY FOUND HIMSELF HELPLESS AT THE NET, AND LOST EVERY SET.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACW9EWW46HW9VIWHA6ENM2OPTG
    Media URN:
    VLVACW9EWW46HW9VIWHA6ENM2OPTG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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