• Short Summary

    Australia beat England by eight wickets in the Second Cricket Test of their current tour at Lords Cricket Ground in London on Monday (26 June).

  • Description

    Australia beat England by eight wickets in the Second Cricket Test of their current tour at Lords Cricket Ground in London on Monday (26 June). England added only 35 runs to their Second Innings total before their last wicket fell, and Australia were left only 81 runs to get for victory. They achieved this with the loss of only two wickets. For Bob Massie, Australian medium-pace bowler, it was a test debut which will go down in cricketing history. he secured 8 English wickets in both Innings. His total of 16 wickets for the match was two better than ever achieved in test cricket before by a player making his debut, and the third-best blowing success on record.

    This coverage, made available by the BBC is introduced by newsreader Clive Jacobs, and includes an interview....by Peter West....with the two captains, Chappell (Australia) and Illingworth (England).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA32PXM18X0W24R3EXIZR1P6OMT
    Media URN:
    VLVA32PXM18X0W24R3EXIZR1P6OMT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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