• Short Summary

    ENGLAND DISMISSED THE REST OF THE WORLD FOR 215 IN THE FIRST INNINGS ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE MATCH OF THE CRICKETING 'GREATS' AT SCARBOROUGH IN YORKSHIRE TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

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    ENGLAND DISMISSED THE REST OF THE WORLD FOR 215 IN THE FIRST INNINGS ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE MATCH OF THE CRICKETING 'GREATS' AT SCARBOROUGH IN YORKSHIRE TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

    THE ENGLISH TEAM - KNOWN AS M.J.K. SMITH'S ENGLAND ELEVEN - INCLUDES MOST OF ENGLAND'S TEST PLAYERS. THE REST OF THE WORLD INCLUDES INTERNATIONAL TEST CRICKETERS FROM AUSTRALIA, THE WEST INDIES, INDIA, PAKISTAN AND SOUTH AFRICA.

    THE MATCH OPENED ON A PERFECT WICKET AND HUNTE AND BARLOW MADE 32 BEFORE BARLOW WAS DISMISSED LBW BY KNIGHT FOR 14. HUNTE, PARTNERING HANIF MOHAMMED TOOK HIS SCORE TO THIRTY, BEFORE ALSO GOING LBW TO A BALL FROM RUMSEY.

    THE ENGLISH BOWLERS COULD NOT FIGHT THE EXCELLENT BATTING CONDITIONS WHEN YOUNG SOUTH AFRICAN COLIN BLAND CAME IN. HE TOP SCORED WITH 62 BEFORE HE WAS EVENTUALLY CLEAN BOWLED BY BARBER.

    BARBER HAD THE BEST BOWLING AVERAGE OF THE INNINGS, TAKING FOUR WICKETS FOR 66 IN ONLY 16 OVERS, INCLUDING 5 MAIDENS.

    AT THE END OF PLAY, ENGLAND IN THEIR FIRRST INNINGS WERE TEN WITHOUT LOSS, WITH EDRICH ON TWO, BARBER ON SEVEN AND ONE EXTRA.

    (MEMBERS OF THE REST OF THE WORLD TEAM HAVE SENT MESSAGE TO PRESIDENT AYUB KHAN OF PAKISTAN AND MR. SHASTRI OF INDIA EXPRESSING REGRET AT THE FIGHTING GOING ON BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES, AND THE HOPE THAT THE PEACEFUL SETTLEMENT WOULD BE MADE).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8MNQUZPDDPTAI2CYOV9STS02J
    Media URN:
    VLVA8MNQUZPDDPTAI2CYOV9STS02J
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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