• Short Summary

    Fred Perry wins the American Singles tennis championship.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Forest Hills, U.S.A. Britain is proud of you! Fred Perry - first Briton for 30 years to win US Singles Championship, after gruelling duel with Jack Crawford (Australia) 6-3 11-13 4-6 6-0 6-1."

    Forest Hills, New York, United States of America.

    Various shots of final match between Fred Perry of England and Jack Crawford of Australia for the American open Tennis championship.

    Perry leaps the net at the end of the match. The two players go to shake hands with the referee.

    MS of Perry and Crawford as Perry says how glad he is to be taking the trophy back to England.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    725.15
    Media URN:
    6482
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:08:00 / 01:26:52:00
    Canister:
    33/76

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