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    Title reads: "Varsity Rugger".

    Rugby match between Cambridge University and Oxford University at Twickenham, Surrey / Greater London.

    Zoom shot F. Scotland of Cambridge kicking off. Crowd cheering. Cambridge player kicks the ball upfield, it goes to Godson (Cam.), who runs with it and is brought down in a tackle by J. Glover (Ox.). Players gather round and a general scramble starts. C/U boy blowing whistle. Zoom shot G. Wilcox (Ox.) taking a penalty kick and scoring. Scoreboard: Oxford 3 Cambridge 0. Cambridge starting an attack. F. Bearne (Cam.) is tackled by R. Butler and dragged over the line by Bos (Ox.). C/U girl in crowd. Bearne taking penalty kick, he scores making it 3 all. Scoreboard.

    Oxford attacking, Sharp has the ball but is brought down by Wade (Cam.). General tussle for the ball, Davies (Ox.) has his shirt pulled by Cambridge player, he turns a complete somersault. Boys in crowd cheering. Zoom shot, Wilcox taking penalty kick and scoring. Scoreboard at half time: Oxford 6 Cambridge 3. Oxford kicking off for second half. Players fighting for the ball. Ball goes to Sharp (Ox.), he hands the ball to Phillips who is brought down. Crowd. Willcox takes penalty, ball goes between the posts for Oxford's third penalty. Scoreboard: Oxford 9 Cambridge 3.

    Cambridge attacking, ball is passed to Godson, he is tackled but manages to pass to the middle, his colleague is smothered. Man in crowd. Cambridge with the ball, Cam. player is tackled, ball runs loose. Godson and Pete Dawkins (Ox.) chase the ball, Dawkins bundles Godson off the ball, Brash (Cam.) kicks the ball on, but Willcox gathers the ball. Girl in crowd. Cambridge player with the ball, he is tackled by Dawkins but manages to throw the ball clear. Cambridge player kicking ball upfield. Wade has ball is set upon, passes to Inglis who passes to Scotland who passes to Wade who fumbles, an Oxford player rushes in. Oxford win the match nine points to three.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:19:00 / 01:07:17:00
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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