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    MOTOCROSS: BRITAIN'S JEFF SMITH TODAY (SUNDAY) BOOSTED HIS LEAD IN THE WORLD 500 CC CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A NARROW WIN IN THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX.

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    MOTOCROSS: BRITAIN'S JEFF SMITH TODAY (SUNDAY) BOOSTED HIS LEAD IN THE WORLD 500 CC CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A NARROW WIN IN THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX.

    THIRTY-FIVE RIDERS FROM THROUGHOUT EUROPE TURNED UP AT BERGHAREN FOR TODAY'S RACE. IT WAS RUN OVER TWO HEATS, THE POINTS FROM EACH DECIDING THE OVERALL WINNER.

    SMITH, RIDING A BSA, WON THE FIRST, BUT WAS BEATEN INTO SECOND PLACE IN THE FINAL HEAT BY JOSEF TEUWISSEN, OF BELGIUM. SECOND AND THIRD OVERALL WERE SWEDEN'S ROLF TIBBLIN AND EAST GERMANY'S PAUL FRIEDRICH.

    SMITH, THE MASTER OF THE DUST, THE BENDS, THE HILLS, AND THE DIPS, NOW HAS 54 POINTS IN THE BATTLE FOR THE WORLD TITLE 22 AHEAD OF TIBBLIN ON 32, WITH BRITAIN'S VIC EASTWOOD THIRD ON 24.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3A0O9Q9RZLB93WQBK6OJH3Q36
    Media URN:
    VLVA3A0O9Q9RZLB93WQBK6OJH3Q36
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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