• Short Summary

    The cricketing world is still reeling after the announcement of the controversial plan by Australian television magnate Kerry Packer to promote an ???

  • Description

    The cricketing world is still reeling after the announcement of the controversial plan by Australian television magnate Kerry Packer to promote an ??? Australia versus The Rest of The World Series using contract players. English Captain Tony Greig, originally from South Africa, is closely involved and has been sacked by the Test and County Cricket Board as Captain of England's Test team. The controversy rages from the highest to the lowest levels, with the scheme's detractors saying cricket as it is today will be ruined. Some observers have said ??? that the matter is simply a squalid squabble about who's going to get the money-the cricket establishment or a pushy newcomer from Australia. In Sydeny, the man behind the scheme, Kerry Packer, was interviewed on Friday (13 May) by ??? reporter Peter Meakin.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1WNEZSZLLBD4U7IUFDKPAXDBU
    Media URN:
    VLVA1WNEZSZLLBD4U7IUFDKPAXDBU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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