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    This is a duplicate of item 104.11 - check for best quality.

    Old Trafford, Manchester.

    GV flooded pitch. SV water on pitch. Back view man, lone spectator with umbrella. CU the man, in driving rain. SV people sheltering from rain inside ground. CU woman standing in puddle of water. GV stands partly filled. LV scoreboard showing England's total: 276-10.

    LV Australians batting (second innings). SV Bedser to Morris, he blocks ball. SV crowd. SV pan, Morris leaving field. LV Bedser to Hassett. CU Hassett knocks up catch. SV crowd applauding. LV Hassett leaving field. SV scoreboard 12-2. GV Jim Laker bowling to Miller. CU Miller batting. Hits and runs. SV ball being fielded and smartly returned. SV crowd. 18-3 (Miller out). CU Bedser starts to bowl. LV Alec Bedser bowling. CU Graham Hole caught by Evans. (Out of frame 133). SV scoreboard: 18-4. LV De Courcy hits to square leg. SV crowd. SV Wardle bowling to De Courcy. SV De Courcy stumped by Evans - 31-5. De Courcy starts to walk back to Pavilion. CU English player polishing ball. SV crowd. SV Harvey being bowled by Johnnie Wardle. SV scoreboard: 31-6. SV Ron Archer out LBW (presumably long back view) bowled Wardle. SV crowd applauding. CU Wardle bowling. SV Ray Lindwall bowled by Wardle. SV crowd applauding. SV scoreboard: 35-8. LV & SV, players leaving field.

    Third Cricket Test Match between England and Australia has finished victoriously for England.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:26:07:00
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    Sport & Leisure
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