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    COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

    Swedish tennis star Bjorn Borg was beaten in Copenhagen on Tuesday (23 March) by the American player and friend, Vitas Gerulaitis.

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    1. GV Borg (near camera) serving, playing net, losing point crowd looking on (3 shots) 0.28
    2. GV Borg (further from camera) serving, losing point (3 shots) 0.46
    3. GV Gerulaitis (near camera) serving, losing point (4 shots) 1.13
    4. GV Gerulaitis (near camera) serving, losing point (2 shots) 1.44
    5. GV Gerulaitis (near camera) serving match point, winning (3 shots) 1.57
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    SPORT: TENNISAvailable for Commercial Sale.
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    Background: COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

    Swedish tennis star Bjorn Borg was beaten in Copenhagen on Tuesday (23 March) by the American player and friend, Vitas Gerulaitis. The score was 6-2, 6-7, 6-2. Borg aged 25, was returning to tennis from a four month break. A crowd of 3,200 watched the match, a 50,000 dollar exhibition game. The effects of Borg's four month break were apparent. He won only six of his 14 service games and double-faulted 13 times.

    Source: DENMARK RADIO (DR)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA39JV4FAQHU7DG1EWPAWTOJIVH
    Media URN:
    VLVA39JV4FAQHU7DG1EWPAWTOJIVH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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