• Short Summary

    INTRODUCTION: Swedish women players dominated an international badminton tournament held in Moscow recently (23-25 October).Entrants included many of the top Soviet players as well as competitors from the UK, Denmark and Sweden.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Magnusson (Sweden) against Belyasova (USSR) first game of women's final. Belyasova wins point PAN UP TO scoreboard showing her winning 11-7.
    0.15

    2.
    SV Both players. (2 SHOTS)
    0.24

    3.
    SV Umpire PULL BACK TO ladies in play third set PNA UP TO scoreboard showing Belyasova leading 5-3 in third set.
    0.45

    4.
    GV OF Ladies playing at match point, won by Magnusson GV scoreboard showing final score (7-11, 11-7, 11-6). (2 SHOTS)
    1.01

    5.
    SV Crowd waiting for doubles event.
    1.04

    6.
    GV Doubles teams Magnusson, Bengtsson (Sweden) v Prodan, Melnikova (USSR) warming up and playing.
    1.32

    7.
    SV Crowd applauding.
    1.35

    8.
    GV Teams shaking hands.
    1.43

    9.
    GV PAN ALONG Crowd.
    1.45

    10.
    SV Swedish team.
    1.53




    Initials



    SPORT: BADMINTON
    AVAILABLE FOR COMMERCIAL SALE

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: INTRODUCTION: Swedish women players dominated an international badminton tournament held in Moscow recently (23-25 October).Entrants included many of the top Soviet players as well as competitors from the UK, Denmark and Sweden.

    SYNOPSIS: The women's final, between 17-year-old Khristina Magnusson from Sweden and Svetlana Belyasova of the USSR was a closely fought contest.The first set went to the Soviet girl by 11 points to 7.The Swedish girl recovered and ran out the winner of the next two set by 11-7, 11-6.The seventeen-year-old Swede showed great confidence and appeared unperturbed by the occasion.

    In the women's doubles finals, Khristina Magnusson was paired with Marie Bengtsson, also 17-years-old.They faced the formidable Soviet team of Alla Proden and Irina Melnikova.Proden has won the USSR title on several occasions.Bengtsson and Magnusson played with great skill to overcome the Soviet pair by 15-10 and 15-8.It was a great triumph for the Swedish team and especially for Khristina Magnusson, who looks an exciting prospect.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9DRWUH32X9DNOOJO8H7KM2QMC
    Media URN:
    VLVA9DRWUH32X9DNOOJO8H7KM2QMC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1981
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment