• Short Summary

    TUNISIA'S OLYMPIC 10,000 METERS SILVER MEDALIST, MOHAMED GAMMOUDI WON THE INTERNATIONAL GROSS-COUNTRY RACE, THE CROSS DES CAPITALES YESTERDAY (SUNDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV STADIUM
    0.03

    2.
    LV FLAG OF COMPETING NATIONS
    0.06

    3.
    CU SIGNBOARD "ROME"
    0.08

    4.
    SCU PAN..ENGLISH TEAM RUN PAST STAND
    0.14

    5.
    SV TUNISIAN TEAM
    0.16

    6.
    SV CROWD
    0.18

    7.
    GV PAN...START OF RACE
    0.27

    8.
    SV PAN..No 41 BATTY (UK) LEADS FROM No 91 GAMMOUDI (TUNIS)
    0.37

    9.
    STV PAN..FIELD IN PURSUIT
    0.45

    10.
    SV PAN..BATTY LEADS GAMMOUDI OVER OBSTACLES
    0.56

    11.
    SV REST OF FIELD FOLLOW
    1.04

    12.
    SCU PAN...BATTY OVER OBSTACLE, FOLLOWED BY GAMMOUDI
    1.15

    13.
    SV PAN..FIELD IN PURSUIT
    1.23

    14.
    LV PAN.. NEARING FINISH, BATTY LEADS BY ONLY A YARD, FORM GAMMOUDI
    1.38

    15.
    GV CROWD APPLAUD
    1.40

    16.
    LV GAMMOUDI WINS, CROWD RUN FORWARD
    1.44

    17.
    CU GAMMOUDI SURROUNDED BY SUPPORTERS
    1.47

    18.
    SCU BATTY FINISHES IN SECOND POSITION
    1.49

    19.
    LV TUNISIAN AND BRITISH FLAGS
    1.52

    20.
    SV ENGLISH TEAM MEMBERS
    1.55

    21.
    SV TUNISIAN TEAM
    0.21

    22.
    CU GAMMOUDI
    2.00



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    SPORT: MARATHON

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    Background: TUNISIA'S OLYMPIC 10,000 METERS SILVER MEDALIST, MOHAMED GAMMOUDI WON THE INTERNATIONAL GROSS-COUNTRY RACE, THE CROSS DES CAPITALES YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). HE COVERED THE 8,000 METERS COURSE IN TUNISIAN IN 23 MINUTES, 41.2 SECONDS.

    IN SECOND WAS THE ENGLISH CHAMPION, MEL BATTY, A RECENT WINNER OF RACES IN BRUSSELS AND BARCELONA.. IT WAS BATTY WHO SET THE EARLY PACE AND MAINTAINED IT UNTIL 1,000 METERS FROM THE END. HE FINISHES IN 23 MINUTES, 48.6 SECONDS.

    THIRD WAS M'HADHEB HANNACHI, TIM JOHNSON OF ENGLAND WAS FOURTH, AND FRANCISCO ARIZMEDI OF SPAIN FIFTH.

    TUNIS WON THE TEAM EVENT. THE ENGLISH TEAM CAME SECOND. RUNNERS FROM BELGRADE, BRUSSELS, CAIRO, MADRID, PRAGUE AND ROME TOOK ALSO PART.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6Y3LR9OJ3ET0O8EOS3WZ31J7R
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Y3LR9OJ3ET0O8EOS3WZ31J7R
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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