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    Item title reads - Rugby League Cup Final.

    Wakefield beat Hull 38 - 5. Wembley, London.

    M/S as the two teams walk out onto the pitch, Wakefield are in white shorts. L/S huge crowds. Various shots as the two captains, Whiteley of Hull and Derek Turner of Wakefield, toss the coin which Whiteley wins. Various shots of the match in progress, a Hull man is brought down. C/U people in crowd. M/S scrum, Hull is penalised for an infringement. C/U man in crowd shouting. M/S Neil Fox running up to take penalty for Wakefield, he kicks, ball goes between posts to give Wakefield a 3 - Nil lead. C/U boy in crowd shouting. Various shots of Ken Rollin in possession for Wakefield, he runs through mass of players and around Hull defender, he gathers the ball again near the touchline and goes over for a try. L/S crowd shouting. M/S scrum, the ball goes to Hull player Stanley Cowan who evades a tackle and runs on to go over the line for a try. L/S massed crowd. M/S Sam Evans taking converting kick, ball goes between the posts to make score 5 - 5. C/U woman in crowd. M/S's with Wakefield in possession, a man is brought down. C/U woman in crowd. M/S Fox taking kick for Wakefield, the ball goes between the posts to give Wakefield the lead 7 - 5. L/S of crowds at half time.

    Various shots of play in second half. Turner passes to Alan Skene who touches down for Wakefield. The crowds cheer. Derek Turner passes to Keith Holliday who goes over the line. Fox takes converting kick and scores - Wakefield 18 Hull 5. C/U small boy cheering. Ball is passes from Skene to Firth, Rollin, Chamberlain and Holliday who touches down. C/U man in crowd shouting and sinking back into his seat dejectedly. Fox scores again making final score Wakefield 38- Hull 5. L/S crowd applauding. M/S Turner leading his team up to receive the Cup from Queen Elizabeth II. M/S as Turner receives the Cup from the Queen. M/S Turner with Cup. L/S crowd. Elevated shot of the Wakefield team chairing Turner around the pitch.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:12:00 / 01:17:52:00
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    1961 The Queen and Sport Untitled Workspace Rugby League Challenge at Wembley SPORTS Coin Toss Challenge Cup CofC1
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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