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Bravo, Betty!
Bravo, Betty!

Bravo, Betty! 1930

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Bravo, Betty! 1930

United Kingdom

In August 1930 British tennis star Betty Nuthall - seen here in this brief newsreel item - made history at the US Championships at Forest Hills when she defeated Californian player Mrs LA Harper in straight sets. She became the first overseas player to win in the 43 years of the championship.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Collection

Tennis on Film

Released

1930

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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