• Short Summary

    AUSTRALIA'S RUGBY LEAGUE TOURING TEAM, THE KANGAROOS, YESTERDAY, (SATURDAY), WON THE THIRD AND FINAL TEST AGAINST FRANCE AT PARIS.

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    AUSTRALIA'S RUGBY LEAGUE TOURING TEAM, THE KANGAROOS, YESTERDAY, (SATURDAY), WON THE THIRD AND FINAL TEST AGAINST FRANCE AT PARIS. THE AUSTRALIANS WON 16 POINTS TO 8, AND CLINCHED THE TEST ASHES BY TWO MATCHES TO ONE.

    UNTIL YESTERDAY'S MATCH THE TEST SERIES HAD BEEN TIED AT ONE ALL. FRANCE WON THE FIRST TEST AT BORDEAUX, BUT WON THE SECOND AT TOULOUSE. DESPITE THE HOPES OF LEAGUE OFFICIALS, THE DECIDING MATCH DREW A POOR TO THE PARC DE PRINCESS STADIUM.

    THE HALF-TIME SCORE WAS AUSTRALIA 8 POINT, FRANCE 3 POINTS. THE FULL TIME SCORE WAS AUSTRALIA 16 POINTS, FRANCE 8 POINTS. SCORERS FOR AUSTRALIA WERE HAMBLY 2 TRIES, DAY AND MUIR ONE TRY EACH. HAMBLY ALSO SCORED TWO GOALS. THE SCORERS FOR FRANCE WERE TRIES BY VILLENEUVE AND ROLDOS AND A FIELD GOAL BY VILLENEUVE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA22QMS7DX6YP9O4PLZWLWJRFA3
    Media URN:
    VLVA22QMS7DX6YP9O4PLZWLWJRFA3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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