• Short Summary

    Mens singles and doubles tennis from Australia.

  • Description

    Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Australian Tennis Open.

    GV. Frank Sedgman v Ken McGregor .... Sedgman at far end, McGregor wins point (First 7 feet for super) SV. Crowd applauding. CU. McGregor serves at far end. LV. Spirited rally until Sedgman sends up a high one McGregor smashes to win point SCU. Crowd. CU. Sedgman serves from far end, and following through to the net, LV. Sedgman playing from net, placing ball he finally back hands with McGregor going wrong way. Match point. They shake at net. CU. Mrs. Seixas and Mrs. Sedgman watching. SV. D Candy and M G Rose followed by Sedgman entering court. STV. Crowd. LV. Sedgman serves to Candy and rushes up to join McGregor at net they dictate play until Sedgman smashes and Candy slices ball out of court CU. Vic Seixas in crowd. GV. Sedgman serves to Rose General play then Rose returns a deep one forcing McGregor to run back. His return flashes between Candy and Rose but goes out of court TV. Crowd. GV. Candy serves Rose smashes McGregor return to win game. Candy throws in air congratulations. SV. Crowd. SV. Players leaving court.

    (F.G.) (Title Scene "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    48.31
    Media URN:
    27805
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:27:00 / 01:53:52:00
    Canister:
    52/99

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