• Short Summary

    A Ugandan entrant tin this year's Commonwealth Games in Christchurch won the first joint Kenya-Uganda cycling competition at Nairobi on Sunday (1 September).

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    1.
    GV PAN Start of race
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    2.
    CU Photographer
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    3.
    SV Cyclists past camera (2 shots)
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    4.
    TRACKING SHOT Cyclists along road (3 shots)
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    5.
    SV Cyclists round flag holder and back other way
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    6.
    SV Official taking notes
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    7.
    SV First and second place riders racing for home
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    8.
    SV First two riders cross finishing line
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    9.
    SV Winner is congratulated
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    Initials BB/1900 BL/DE/BB/1908


    SPORT: CYCLING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A Ugandan entrant tin this year's Commonwealth Games in Christchurch won the first joint Kenya-Uganda cycling competition at Nairobi on Sunday (1 September).

    Mohamed Mukasa -- who came 17th in the Commonwealth Games cycling finals -- won the 100 kilometre (62 mile) race in a time of 2 hours 51.39 seconds. he was followed closely across the line by Kenyan rider, Keith Noronha.

    Twenty four cyclists from the Kenyan and Ugandan National Amateur Cycling associations took part in the competition.

    The winner received a trophy from Kenya's Assistant Minister for Tourism, Mr. Josiah Kariuki, who also flagged the competitors away at the start of the race.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6ERHUYA3EAVZYPVFMVXORWBZU
    Media URN:
    VLVA6ERHUYA3EAVZYPVFMVXORWBZU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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