• Short Summary

    Russian competitors won the major titles at the annual United Arab Republic International Tennis Tournament which ended in Cairo on Sunday (21 March).

  • Description

    1.
    GV Miss Morolova serves from far end to Mrs Pericoli who wins point
    0.09

    2.
    MV Mrs Pericoli receives ball and wins rally with a backhand stroke
    0.19

    3.
    MV Crowd applauds
    0.22

    4.
    MV Miss Morolova receives service, and after long rally wins match
    0.54

    5.
    MV Crowd applauds
    0.57

    6.
    SV Miss Morolova walks up to dais and receives cup from Major-General Sharif
    1.09

    7.
    SV Metrivelli walks up and receives his cup for Men's Singles
    1.18

    8.
    SV Crowd, ZOOM OUT to Miss Morolova and Metrivelli receiving Doubles prize
    1.36



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    SPORT: TENNIS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Russian competitors won the major titles at the annual United Arab Republic International Tennis Tournament which ended in Cairo on Sunday (21 March). Alex Metrivelli, a prominent Davis Cup player, won the Rothman's Cup for the Men's Singles title. beating Egyptian professional Ismael El Shafei. His team-mate, Miss Olga Morolova, beat Mrs Lea Pericoli of Italy in the Women's Singles final..... 7-5, 6-0. The two Russian players also took the Mixed Doubles prize.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA88OQTE92XGNFML8AT8OEI0VL3
    Media URN:
    VLVA88OQTE92XGNFML8AT8OEI0VL3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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