USA finished off the day with a win in the deciding doubles match of the Von Cramm Cup team. It was a tense tie. Brian Cheney won a tight three set, three hour singles match against Ray Bray; Larry Turville fell to Andrew Rae and then Tony Dawson and Paul Wulf, both first time Cup team members, won the deciding doubles over Rae/Max Bates, 64 62 in an outstanding performance to clinch the tie.
The USA Mulloy Cup team had clinched the Cup when George McCabe won the #2 singles early in the day. However, not content with the Cup win, the team of Jack Bradshaw/Mel Lewis won the deciding doubles (after Seymour retired to Lorne Main in the singles with a sore knee) 63 63 over Main/Reardon of Canada.
The USA men’s Crawford Cup team fell 2/1 to Gr Britain today to finish fourth. Joe Bachmann won at #2 singles, but Rudy Hernando lost at #1 singles and George Sarantos/Hank Leichtfried lost in straight sets in the doubles.