• Short Summary

    Wimbledon tennis championship continues.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "CENTRE COURT BATTLES - Austin v Shields and Kirby v Wood in tennis championship at Wimbledon."

    Wimbledon, London.

    Start of the 5th round of the men's single tennis competition at Wimbledon between F. V. Shields and H. W. Austin. Close up shot of the players before the match. Various shots of the match, audience looking on. Shields wins after very long and tiring match, he passes to semi-final. Players shake hands and leave the court.

    Wood (USA) and Kirby (South Africa) before the start of the match. Various shots of the match. Wood wins quite conformably and passes to semi-final.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    795.19
    Media URN:
    10135
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:02:00 / 01:26:26:00
    Canister:
    34/54

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