• Short Summary

    Wimbledon 1953 Men's Singles Final: Kurt Nielsen (Denmark) v Vic Seixas (USA).

  • Description

    Wimbledon, London.

    Men's Singles Final Tennis Match between Kurt Nielsen (Denmark) and Vic Seixas (USA).

    SV Kurt Nielsen (on the left) and Vic Seixas entering court. SV Nielsen (nearest to camera). CU Seixas in play. He starts to run across. LV Seixas running to collect ball. He gets to it and returns. Nielsen forces him to other side of court. He manages to lob ball back at Nielsen who returns unsuccessfully.

    SV Seixas now nearest to camera. He serves for match point. He kisses ball, first serve out. Second serve Nielsen returns into net. SV Seixas jumps net and congratulates. LV crowd applauding. SV Duchess of Kent, Princess Marina, presents cup. CU Seixas with cup.

    (Lav.) (Orig 'D')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    102.03
    Media URN:
    28599
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:54:00 / 01:05:58:00
    Canister:
    53/50

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