• 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

    1.
    LS Kick-off England on left - white shorts, Australia on right - black shorts.
    9 1/2 ft

    2.
    Cutaway crowd
    11 ft

    3.
    Lineout, ruck forms, Australia wins ball.
    14 1/2 ft

    4.
    Cutaway crowd
    16 ft

    5.
    Donald's successful kick
    21 1/2 ft

    6.
    Crowd shot
    23 ft

    7.
    Lineout, Lions throwing in, Lions attacking
    25 ft

    8.
    Jackson with ball, passes back to Price who scores
    30 ft

    9.
    Cutaway crowd
    31 ft

    10.
    Hewitt converts try.
    36 ft

    11.
    Cutaway crowd
    37 1/2 ft

    12.
    Lions attacking, Jeeps passes to Risman - general play.
    61 1/2 ft

    13.
    Cutaway crowd
    63 ft

    14.
    Lineout - won by Lions - general play
    73 1/2 ft

    15.
    Continuation of play.
    84 ft

    16.
    Crowd shot
    85 1/2 ft

    17.
    Scrum, Lions win
    93 ft

    18.
    Players walk off field - half time
    99 ft



    Initials TDH/AW/RL


    SPORT: RUGBY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5PAV8F13PZTJVIY10PLPUF8YH
    Media URN:
    VLVA5PAV8F13PZTJVIY10PLPUF8YH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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