• Short Summary

    Visnews catches what the experts said should have been the closing stages of the world team gold championship, St Andrews, Scotland, October 11.

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    Visnews catches what the experts said should have been the closing stages of the world team gold championship, St Andrews, Scotland, October 11.

    With a clear lead, Australia were favourites to finish the match but bad luck dogged their team and the day finished in a tie between Australia and United States at 918 points. The U.S. n on-playing captain, Bobby Jones, who had recently received the Freedom of St Andrews, is seen on film at the 18th.

    Great Britain and Ireland were only one point behind at the end of the day with 919 each. Behind them were: 921, New Zealand; 940, Argentine; 945, Canada and South Africa; 949, France; 957, Sweden; 963, Italy; 964, Belgium; 970, Philippines; 947, Spain; 981, India and Switzerland; 985, Bermuda; 998, Germany and Kenya; 1,005, Netherlands; 1,006, Japan; 1,009, Brazil; 1,015, Venezuela; 1,017, Finland; 1,029, Malaya; 1,040, Norway; 1,049, China and Portugal; 1,07, Austria; 1,084, Iceland.

    In the play off, October 13, Australia found form again and won with a three-man aggregate of 222 against 224.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABHZ67E85RIBAM1SSMNLRJACGZ
    Media URN:
    VLVABHZ67E85RIBAM1SSMNLRJACGZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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