• Short Summary

    THE FIFTH TEST BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND SOUTH AFRICA AT THE SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND ENDED TODAY IN A DRAW.

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    THE FIFTH TEST BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND SOUTH AFRICA AT THE SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND ENDED TODAY IN A DRAW. THE SCORES WERE: AUSTRALIA: 311 AND 270; SOUTH AFRICA: 411 AND 0-76. AUSTRALIA AND SOUTH AFRICA WON ONE MATCH EACH AND THE OTHER THREE WERE DRAWN. WHEN AUSTRALIA RESUMED THIS MORNING, IT MARKED THE LAST APPEARANCE AS A TEST BATSMAN OF RICHIE BENAUD, THE FORMER AUSTRALIAN CAPTAIN. WITH THE OVERNIGHT SCORE AT 141, BENAUD MADE HIS FIRST AND LAST SCORING STROKE IN HIS LAST TEST INNINGS -- THE FINAL RUN OF HIS CAREER.

    SPIN BOWLER SEYMOUR CAPTURES BENAUD'S WICKET, CARLSTEIN MAKING THE CATCH. AND FOR BENAUD A LONG WALK BACK TO THE PAVILION WITH THREE RUNS AGAINST HIS NAME. THAT WAS THE END OF AUSTRALIAN RESISTANCE FOR THE WICKETS THEN FELL FAST. SOUTH AFRICA WERE LEFT ABOUT 80 MINUTES TO SCORE 171. GODDARD AND BARLOW MADE NO RASH ATTEMPTS AND WERE STILL TOGETHER AT THE END.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2K9LPGPAKL1BUIG91JOB66JKT
    Media URN:
    VLVA2K9LPGPAKL1BUIG91JOB66JKT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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