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    Cardiff, Wales.

    SV. Wales team taking field at he start of the international rugby match between Wales and France (title super over) SV. Massed crowd. GV. Wales kicking off from left to right with white tops on their stockings and numbers on their backs in white squares. SV. Frenchman in possession running with ball. He is dived on and tackled by Whitson but escapes him and runs on and kicks forward. SCU. Crowd. GV. Wales attacking. The ball goes out on the left where a Welshman picks it up and starts to run with it. Two French players grab him and he is brought down. GV. Crowd. SV. Wales attacking. H. P. Morgan in possession. He passes to Thomas who passes to G. Rowlands. He is upended by a Frenchman. GV. Crowd sitting in stands. SV. Wales attacking. A Welshman has the ball and passes to Thomas who passes to H. P. Morgan, but he is pulled down by Andre Boniface. The ball is loose and a whole crowd of players are kicking and pushing it. The ball is still running loose and two Frenchmen and two Welshmen collide and fall over. The two Frenchmen are Roge and Jean Prat. SV. Massed crowd. SV. French player with ball running, kicks it forward. SV. The ball just bouncing in front of G. Owen and he can't get a hold of it. Frenchman dashes in to kick it. It goes up in the air where R. Baulon rushes in, grabs it and runs on. He passes out to Jaques Bouquet who runs on. SV. Bouquet with ball dashing towards touch down. A tackle by Jenkins, doesn't come off and he touches the ball down. TSV. Michel Vannier just going to take the kick, he kicks but it is very poor. Score - Wales 0, France 3. SV. Massed crowd. GV. Wales attacking. Thomas receives but is heavily tackled by Prat. The ball goes loose. Welsh player picks it up and passes to another Welshman who receives and runs on. SCU. Crowd. SV. Rowlands with ball starting Welsh attack. He passes to Brace who runs on and kicks the ball forward towards the French goal. The ball goes up in the air and bounces towards Bouquet but it bounces awkwardly and Whitson dashes in. Ball goes loose and Williams dives on it for touch down. GV. Crowd. GV. French goal. Owen kicks and goes between the posts. Camera pans to crowd.

    (Lav.) (Orig.H.)

    (Wales Only).

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:20:00 / 01:48:01:00
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    Five Nations Rugby French Contact
  • Stills

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

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