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    Cardiff, Wales.

    Start of the international rugby match between Ireland and Wales in Cardiff. GV. Kick off. Wales attacking right to left. General play. Ball is kicked back into Irish half. MV. Ball is caught by Irish player who passes to team mate. He passes ball to Henderson. Both players fall to ground and Evans dribbles ball forward. He is tackled by McCarthy who picks up ball but is brought down by Rex Willis. Ball is bobbed around and finally kicked up field. LV. Welsh player in possession of ball, runs up field and is tackled by Irish player. Ball comes loose and is dribbled by Irish player. Welsh player takes possession of ball and is fouled by Irishman. SV. Crowd. LV. Penalty kick taken by Welsh. Ball hits post and bounces in. LV. Crowd. LV. Irish player with ball, tackled by Welshman. General scrimmage for ball. Ball comes loose but Irish player takes possession and passes back to team mate who kicks up field. SCU. Two men. LV. Line out. MV. Players jumping for ball. Irish player gets it and passes. Pass is intercepted by another player who passes to team mate. The player runs down field and is brought down. He manages to pass ball to another player who passes to the next one. He runs across field and is tackled by Welshman, who passes back to team mate. General scrimmage for ball. Ball comes loose and is passed to Irish player, who in turn passes to team mate. He passes to another player who runs through pack and scores try. SV. Crowd. LV. Goal kick taken. Fails to convert. SV. Crowd. LV. General play in Irish half. LV. Crowd. SV. Scrum. Welshman takes possession and passes. LV. Welsh player in possession of ball, passes back to another player who passes it further after being tackled by Irish player. He passes to team mate who runs forward but is brought down. Ball goes loose. SV. Child looking through railings. MV. Irish player passing to team mate, who passes to another player. He passes to team mate who is tackled. General scramble for ball. Ball goes loose and is saved by Irish and Welsh player. Irish player kicks ball up field. Pack chase ball but Welsh defender picks it up and kicks up field. SV. Two boys in crowd. CU. Scrum. LV. Scrum. Welsh player gets possession and passes to another, who is robbed of ball by Irishman. He passes ball but it is intercepted by Welshman. Ball is kicked out of his hand and picked up by Welsh player. Ball is then kicked up field and chased by pack. General play. Final score - Ireland 3, Wales 3.

    (Lav.) (Orig.F.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47032
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1441.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:12:00 / 01:55:00:00
    Canister:
    51/21
    Sort Number:
    51/021
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    1950-1959 Wales
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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