• Short Summary

    America's Vitas Gerulaitis won his first round match in the Benson and Hedges tennis tournament at Wembley on November 11 when he beat Britain's Colin Dowdeswell, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.

  • Description

    ENGLAND, LONDON, WEMBLEY 8 NOVEMBER 1983 (REUTERS 1" VIDEO TAPE ) (TWO MINUTES IN SCHEDULED NEWS ONLY)


    GV Colin Dowdeswell serving (near end). Wins point with volley at net. Serves again and loses point on volley into net.
    GV Crowd shot
    GV Vitas Gerulaitis serves (far end) and wins point with base line volley
    GV Dowdeswell serving (far end) and Gerulaitis wins point with back hand, cross court return. Crowd applauds (2 shots)
    GV Dowdeswell serves into net to give Gerulaitis match. Both shake hands at net and acknowledge umpire.

    (1.23)

    Background: America's Vitas Gerulaitis won his first round match in the Benson and Hedges tennis tournament at Wembley on November 11 when he beat Britain's Colin Dowdeswell, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9J48GFR6QICA6G059ENHXD3YE
    Media URN:
    VLVA9J48GFR6QICA6G059ENHXD3YE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1983
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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