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    HUGH ANDERSON, OF NEW ZEALAND, RIDING A JAPANESE SUZUKI, WON THE 125 C.C.EVENT IN THE?

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    HUGH ANDERSON, OF NEW ZEALAND, RIDING A JAPANESE SUZUKI, WON THE 125 C.C.EVENT IN THE TOURIST TROPHY (T.T.) MEETING HELD ON THE ISLE OF MAN TODAY (WEDNESDAY).HE CLOCKED 1 HOUR 16 MINUTES 5 SECONDS FOR THE THREE-LAP 113.2 MILE RACE (182,17 KILOMETRES) AT A RECORD AVERAGE SPEED OF 89.27 MILES AN HOUR (143.66 K.P.H.).

    RAIN AND MIST HELD UP THE START OF THE RACE WHICH EVENTUALLY BEGAN 1 HOUR 50 MINUTES LATE.F.PERRIS, BRITAIN, RIDING A SUZUKI CAME SECOND, AND WEST GERMANY'S E.DEGNER, ALSO ON A SUZUKI, WAS THIRD.

    ANDERSON, 27 YEARS-OLD, HAD AN OVERWHELMING VICTORY WITH A WINNING MARGIN OF ONE AND A HALF MINUTES OVER PERRIS.ONLY THE BRILLIANT RIDING OF SWITZERLAND'S CHAMPION L.TAVERI, LAST YEAR'S WINNER WHO CAME FOURTH ON A JAPANESE HONDA, STOPPED THE SUZUKI MACHINES, WHICH ONLY ENTERED RACING RECENTLY, FROM TAKING THE FIRST FIVE PLACES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7M8N4INPRZANRDHA57YW0VG1J
    Media URN:
    VLVA7M8N4INPRZANRDHA57YW0VG1J
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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