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    Murrayfield, Scotland.

    Start of the international rugby match between Scotland and France at Murrayfield, Scotland. GV. France kick off from right to left in dark shirts. GV. Player struggling for the ball. Dauga gathers the ball and runs with it and passes to Jean Rupert who is tackled and Dauga regains possession. He is tackled but manages a pass to a colleague who passes the ball on. Ball is intercepted by a Scotsman. GV. The Scots in possession. The player is tackled and passes the ball straight to Boniface who kicks up field. GV. The French section of the crowd. GV. Frenchman taking penalty, ball goes between posts. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. Scotland in possession. Alex Hinshelwood is tackled and then passes to Campbell-Lamerton who evades a tackle and runs for line. Referee blows whistle for infringement. Players go into scrum. GV. The scrum. SV. Players struggling for the ball. GV. Scotsman has the ball. He is tackled and the ball comes out to Hinshelwood. He is dragged over touch line. SV. The line out. GV. Scotland in possession. Whyte running with the ball. He passes to John McDonald. McDonald passes to Iain Laughland. GV. Laughland running with the ball. He passes to Whyte who runs on with the ball and passes to Wilson. Wilson passes but it is a bad pass and the ball is dropped. Campbell-Lamerton picks up ball and passes to Alexander Hastie. Hastie passes the ball further. The ball is picked up by Whyte. Whyte runs for the line and goes over and touches down. Camera zooms back to cheering crowd. Half time. GV. Midfield play in second half. Players go into scrum. SV. The scrum. Marcel Puget picks up the ball and passes to Jean-Claude Roques. He passes to Gachassin. GV. The French running on towards the line. Boniface now in possession. He passes to Michel Crauste who passes to Jean Rupert. Rupert runs for the line and goes over but the try is disallowed. GV. Crowd. GV. Scotland attack and the ball is bundled into touch. SV. The line out. GV. Scotland in possession. The ball is kicked into touch. GV. Crowds rushing on pitch at end of game - two shots. Final score 3-3.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:24:00 / 01:41:06:00
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    Sport & Leisure
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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