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    Australian doubles partnership beat the Americans in Tennis' Davis Cup.

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    Adelaide, Australia. Doubles Tennis matches from the Davis Cup.

    LV. Frank Sedgman, Ken McGregor (Australia) and Vic Seixas and Tony Trabert (United States of America) walking onto Court (first 7' for super title.) LV. Packed Memorial Drive courts, Adelaide. GV. Packed Courts as players take up position. LV. Trabert serving to Sedgman from far end. Good rally. McGrigor wins point SV. Crowd. S.T.V. Sedgman serves to Trabert Rally until Sedgman smashes to Trabert's feet to win point SV. Crowd. LV. Sedgman serves to Seixas Rally. Beautiful backhand to win point GV. Crowd applauding. LV. Sedgman serves to Trabert - rally - Sedgman again wins points with backhand GV. Courts - city in background. LV. Seixas serves to McGregor (after changing ends) Good rally until McGregor sends a high one back over Trabert's head Trabert chases after it, just manages to return but his shot is just out SV. Crowd. SV. Seixas serves to Sedgman Close to the net rally at high speed when Trabert smashes past Sedgman to win point. CU. man with parasol applauding. LV. McGrigor serves to Seixas. Rally until Sedgman playing close to the net smashes to win point GV. Crowd applauding. LV. LV. McGrigor serving Seixas, Seixas' return in smashes past Trabert by Sedgman, who is playing close up to the net SV. Crowd applauding. LV. McGrigor serves to Trabert at match point Rally until McGrigor wins match point They congratulate and meet at the net SV. Pan, crowds as they leave court. CU. Sedgman, McGrigor on either side of Harry Hopman their Davis Cup Manager.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:14:00 / 01:43:42:00

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