• Short Summary

    The English test cricket team walked off the pitch in Sydney today (Saturday) after spectators persisted in throwing bear-cans and bottles at England fast bowler John Snow.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Snow bowling, hits Jenner on side of head with bouncer
    0.06

    2.
    LV Player collecting loose ball.
    0.08

    3.
    SV Jenner picked off ground by Illingworth and wicketkeeper
    0.19

    4.
    GV Crowd.
    0.21

    5.
    SV Injured player carried off by three English players, Bob Willis carries bat
    0.27

    6.
    GV Umpire warning Snow, Illingworth arguing with umpire
    0.46

    7.
    LV Beer cans collected by ground-keeper
    0.53

    8.
    SV Snow walks over to crowd at Paddington end, spectators pulls his arm & tries to land a blow, Snow walks away with beer cans being thrown at him.
    1.09

    9.
    GV ZOOM OUT Snow looks at crowd, Wilson runs up to him also Illingworth.
    1.25

    10.
    GV Team leaving pitch.
    1.33



    Initials BB/0015 MF/TB/BB/0110


    SPORT: CRICKET
    TELERECORDING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The English test cricket team walked off the pitch in Sydney today (Saturday) after spectators persisted in throwing bear-cans and bottles at England fast bowler John Snow. Snow had knocked Australian batsman Terry Jenner to the ground with a fast bouncer that struck him on the side of the head. The complete incident is recorded here.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6P3WOJSMK4WY3ITBRDBPDZJV4
    Media URN:
    VLVA6P3WOJSMK4WY3ITBRDBPDZJV4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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