• Short Summary

    Australia beats Italy in Davis Cup tennis competition.

  • Description

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Title reads 'Davis Cup 1961 - The First Singles'.

    MS. Davis Cup. MS. & CU. Roy Emerson and Nicola Pietrangeli arriving onto tennis court singles match of Davis Cup competition between Italy and Australia. GV. Elevated, court of the first men's tennis singles in progress which Emerson wins. MS. The two shaking hands. MS. Orlando Sirola and Rod Laver come onto court. GV. Elevated, court with second men's single tennis match between Sirola and Laver. LS. Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies in crowd. GV. Elevated shot, match in progress. LS & MS. As the two leave court. Australians win the Davis Cup match.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 02/01/1962.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2637.06
    Media URN:
    78537
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:08:00 / 01:13:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 3572 F

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