• Short Summary

    Fred Perry starts his defence of his English Professional Tennis title.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scarborough - Perry Shines At Professional's Wimbledon".

    Scarborough, Yorkshire.

    CU Professional tennis tournament sign. CU Player serving. LV courts. MV Jake Kramer playing. SV Donald Budge returns. SV Kramer returns.

    CU Balls held aloft for service. MV Dinny Pails serving. MV Pancho Segura sends back a high one. CU Eyes. CU Three balls coming through air in quick succession. CU Eyes raising in surprise. MV Dinny Pails. CU Segura returning. MV Crowd applauding.

    MV Towards Fred Perry and Peter Bannard entering court. SV Spectators with paper hats. MV Perry serves and plays return. MV Back shot Bannard returns and returns again. Ball hits net and goes out. MV Perry hits ball from behind. MV Crowd. CU Ball being served. LV Perry returns serve. Bannard hits back. MV Back shot Perry gains point. SV Crowd. LV Perry serves. Bannard returns. Perry returns again to beat Bannard. They run forward.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1419.17
    Media URN:
    46223
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:11:00 / 01:23:17:00
    Canister:
    49/60

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