• Short Summary

    The British Isles Rugby touring team, 'The Lions', had their most convincing win to date by beating Australia 24 points to 3 in the second Test at Sydney June 13.

  • Description

    The British Isles Rugby touring team, 'The Lions', had their most convincing win to date by beating Australia 24 points to 3 in the second Test at Sydney June 13.

    Their tour record now stand at five wins, including both Tests, in the first six matches, with 174 point and 70 against them.

    Price claimed two tries for the British Isles, Risman, Dawson and O'Reilly one each, Hewitt converted two tries, and Scotland converted one try and kicked a penalty goal.

    Donald kicked the sole Australian penalty goal.

    Lenehan; Morton; Kay; Diett; Donald; Summons; Connor; Ellis; Johnson; Dunn; Miller, Carroll; Fenwicke (Capt); Dutterbridge and Thornett.

    Scotland; Jackson; Price; Hewitt; O'Reilly; Rismand; Jeeps; McLeod; Dawson (Captain); Miller; Williams; Evans; Smith Marques and Murphy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5PAV8F13PZTJVIY10PLPUF8YH
    Media URN:
    VLVA5PAV8F13PZTJVIY10PLPUF8YH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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