• Short Summary

    AUSTRALIAN CAPTAIN GREG CHAPPELL SCORED THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE TOUR WHEN HE PUNISHED THE SOMERSET BOWLERS TO MAKE 113, INCLUDING THREE SIXES AND 12 FOURS.

  • Description


    SERJEANT AND MCCOSKER WALK OUT AT START OF AUSTRALIANS INNINGS: SOMERSET'S GARDNER BOWLS TO SERJEANT WHO HOOKS FOR FOUR RUNS: CHAPPELL SCORING THREE RUNS: CHAPPELL HITTING SIX: CHAPPELL HITTING ANOTHER SIX: CHAPPELL SCORING FOUR: UNSUCCESSFUL APPEAL FOR CHAPPELL'S WICKET: CHAPPELLL BRINGS UP CENTURY WITH SINGLE.




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    Background: AUSTRALIAN CAPTAIN GREG CHAPPELL SCORED THE FIRST CENTURY OF THE TOUR WHEN HE PUNISHED THE SOMERSET BOWLERS TO MAKE 113, INCLUDING THREE SIXES AND 12 FOURS. CHAPPELL TOOK 146 MINUTES TO REACH THE SCORE UNTIL HE WAS BOWLED BY GARNER. OPENING BATSMAN RICK ???, WHO HAD HIS JAW BROKEN IN THE CENTENARY TEST IN MELBOURNE, PLAYED HIS FIRST GAME SINCE RECOVERY AND WAS DISMISSED FOR ONLY TWO RUNS. MCCOSKER'S OPENING PARTNER CRAIG SERJEANT, ON HIS FIRST TOUR, WAS STUMPED FOR 13 RUNS. THE AUSTRALIANS WERE ALL OUT FOR 232 RUNS AND SOMERSET WERE 130 FOR THREE IN REPLY AT THE CLOSE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA78B8MT7QWBEF5SSMPA3YDJ527
    Media URN:
    VLVA78B8MT7QWBEF5SSMPA3YDJ527
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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