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    The Africans Games in Algiers...and int he swimming events the women's one hundred metres Butterfly?

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    1.
    GV Competitors board for women's 100m Butterfly.
    0.05

    2.
    GV PAN Start of race.
    0.18

    3.
    SV Timekeepers.
    0.21

    4.
    TV Zaza affane in lane four turning first.
    0.38

    5.
    CU Spectators cheering.
    0.43

    6.
    TV Affane leading.
    0.48

    7.
    SV Affane finishing in lane four, CU being congratulated by competitors. (2 SHOTS)
    1.07

    8.
    GV Results board ZOOM IN TO CU Affane receiving gold medal.
    1.17


    The final day in the swimming events was on Wednesday the 19th and the new swimming champions emerged as Tunisia with a tally of 20 Gold Medals confirming their superiority over the Egyptians who a few years ago were winning most of the awards.




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    SPORT: SWIMMING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Africans Games in Algiers...and int he swimming events the women's one hundred metres Butterfly event has been won by Zaza Affane of Algeria.

    SYNOPSIS: The race was run on Tuesday (18 July).

    Affane was in lane four, and led at the turn.

    She was followed closely by the Tunisian star Myriam Mizouni. Thee was no doubt who the spectators were cheering.

    It was quite a reversal. Affane had finished second to Mizouni twice during the Games. She also reduced Mizouni's African Games record to one minute, ten point one eight seconds.

    Hopes for another Algerian gold to match Affane's however were dashed by the Tunisians who won the day's remaining four races.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA90FI39UWUSD6NHG182969VIRI
    Media URN:
    VLVA90FI39UWUSD6NHG182969VIRI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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