• Short Summary

    Cricket - and the long standing battle between Kerry Packer and the Australian Cricket Board is over.

  • Description

    Cricket - and the long standing battle between Kerry Packer and the Australian Cricket Board is over. A ten year agreement has been signed between Packer - and Australian businessman and entrepreneur - and the Australian Board. Under the agreement, Packer will stop promoting his World Series matches and pay off his 68 international players in return for exclusive television rights to Australian cricket for the next three years. The news of the agreement came as the touring Australian team prepared for June's World Cup tournament at London's Lord's cricket ground. Visnews' Phil Lines interviewed the team manager, David Richards.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8RYYRDP0Z48DD317I2FNP6YQI
    Media URN:
    VLVA8RYYRDP0Z48DD317I2FNP6YQI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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