• Short Summary

    The boxing teams of the USA and the USSR met for the tenth time in the Palace of Sports of the Central Lenin Stadium in Moscow.

  • Description

    1.
    GV - US and Soviet teams parading out with flags
    6 ft

    2.
    GV - boxing ring and crowd
    10 ft

    3.
    MV - ringside commentator
    14 ft

    4.
    GV - fight in progress (Berry v Kuznetsov) (4 shots)
    29 ft

    5.
    MV crowd (2 shots)
    34 ft

    6.
    GV - fight (5 shots)
    61 ft

    7.
    MV - officials watching
    66 ft

    8.
    MV - referee raising and of Kuznetsov at decision - Perry congratulating him
    77 ft

    9.
    CU - spectator
    81 ft

    10.
    GV - another bout in progress (Chapman ??? Zayev)(2 shots)
    101 ft

    11.
    Cu - women in audience shouting
    105 ft

    12.
    GV - fight
    126 ft

    13.
    CU - Photographer and Soviet team member (2 shots)
    130 ft



    Initials


    SPORT - BOXING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The boxing teams of the USA and the USSR met for the tenth time in the Palace of Sports of the Central Lenin Stadium in Moscow. This time the Americans sent a young team for the contest. William Berry, winner of the "Gold Gloves" tournament is 22. He has had 42 matches and has won 36 of them. This time he was defeated by our experienced boxer Boris Kuznetsov form Asbrakhan, Champion of the Munich Olympic Games. In Heavy weight Pyotr Zayev, last year's Prize winner from Lipetsk, fought with Emergy Chapman, also winner of the "Gold Gloves". The superiority of Chapman was evident and he was adjudged the victory. The tenth traditional meeting of American and Soviet boxers ended with the result 7:4 in favour of the Soviet team.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA837WLSV494KPPPY8ARVA3E8M3
    Media URN:
    VLVA837WLSV494KPPPY8ARVA3E8M3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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