• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES BIG-HITTING DUO, ARNOLD PALMER AND JACK NICKLAUS, ARE ODDS ON TO WIN THE WORLD GOLF CUP IN MEXICO CITY AFTER BUILDING UP A BIG LEAD AFTER THE FIRST TWO ROUNDS.

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    COURSE; VARIOUS SHOTS OF PLAYERS INCLUDING PALMER AND NICKLAUS. (NATURAL SOUND THROUGHOUT)




    Initials JP/VS/BOB/IF



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE UNITED STATES BIG-HITTING DUO, ARNOLD PALMER AND JACK NICKLAUS, ARE ODDS ON TO WIN THE WORLD GOLF CUP IN MEXICO CITY AFTER BUILDING UP A BIG LEAD AFTER THE FIRST TWO ROUNDS. AT THE HALFWAY STAGE OF THE TOURNAMENT YESTERDAY (10 NOVEMBER) THE AMERICANS WERE SIX STROKES AHEAD OF ARGENTINA, WHO WERE IN SECOND PLACE.

    FORTY COUNTRIES ARE COMPETING IN THIS YEAR'S CUP, HELD AT MEXICO CITY'S LOVELY CLUB DE GOLF MEXICO, BUT FEW HAVE ANY CHANCE OF CATCHING THE AMERICANS. PALMER, WHO HAS WON JUST ABOUT EVERY MAJOR WORLD TITLE, IS AFTER THE INTERNATIONAL TROPHY FOR THE BEST INDIVIDUAL SCORE IN ADDITION TO WINNING THE CUP FOR THE UNITED STATES. AT THE END OF TWO ROUNDS HE HAD 138 (68 AND 70) - FOUR STROKES BETTER THAN HSEIH YUNG YO OF TAIWAN.

    AT THE END OF 36 HOLES THE SCORES WERE:
    USA:#281
    ARGENTINA:#287
    MEXICO:#288
    NEW ZEALAND:#289
    HAWAII:#290
    CANADA:#291

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAARNRA534DFWS1QJOL2MX9JTLI
    Media URN:
    VLVAARNRA534DFWS1QJOL2MX9JTLI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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