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    THERE WAS A LARGE CROWD AT ST. ANN'S BAY IN JAMAICA ON SATURDAY TO WATCH?

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    THERE WAS A LARGE CROWD AT ST. ANN'S BAY IN JAMAICA ON SATURDAY TO WATCH THE AUSTRALIAN TOURING TEAM START THEIR MATCH AGAINST JAMAICAN COLTS. THIS IS THE FIRST MATCH ON THE AUSTRALIANS' TOUR OF THE WEST INDIES.

    JAMAICAN COLTS OPENED THE BATTING. THEY SOON FOUND THEMSELVES IN TROUBLE - AND HAD NO ANSWER FOR THE ACCURATE AUSTRALIAN ATTACK. AT LUNCH ON THE FIRST DAY THE COLTS HAD LOST 5 WICKETS FOR 57. LATER THEY WERE TO COLLAPSE COMPLETELY --- BEING DISMISSED FOR 106. OF THE AUSTRALIAN BOWLERS, MAYNE WAS THE MOST SUCCESSFUL. HE TOOK 4 WICKETS FOR 27 RUNS,
    (LATER, AUSTRALIAN BATSMEN WERE TO PLAY HAVOC WITH THE JAMAICAN BOWLING. AT CLOSE OF PLAY IN THEIR FIRST INNINGS THE TOURISTS HAD SCORED 182 RUNS, AND LOST ONLY ONE WICKET - THAT OF THEIR CAPTAIN, BOBBY SIMPSON, DISMISSED FOR 62. IN AN ATTACKING MOOD, NORMAL O'NEILL HAD REACHED 63 NOT OUT WITH A TORRENT OF FOURS AND A SIX, AND SAM TRIMBLE WAS 55 NOT OUT.

    THE MATCH IS BEING RESUMED TODAY - MONDAY).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5LWHTL5OVNLCQLEFZOAF9UQKT
    Media URN:
    VLVA5LWHTL5OVNLCQLEFZOAF9UQKT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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