• Short Summary

    ATHLETES AND SWIMMERS FROM THE PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA CONTINUED TO DOMINATE THE GAMES OF THE NEW EMERGING FORCES, BEING STAGED AT DJAKARTA, IN INDONESIA.

  • Description

    ATHLETES AND SWIMMERS FROM THE PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF CHINA CONTINUED TO DOMINATE THE GAMES OF THE NEW EMERGING FORCES, BEING STAGED AT DJAKARTA, IN INDONESIA.

    AT THE SENAJAN SWIMMING STADIUM, THE CHINESE BOOSTED THEIR TALLY OF GOLD MEDALS BY WINNING FIVE OF THE FIRST SIX AWARDED. AMONG THEIR EARLY VICTORIES, WAS THE WOMEN'S 100-METERS BREASTSTROKE IN WHICH KOO SHEN CHING NARROWLY DEFEATED IRIS TOBING OF INDONESIA WITH A TIME OF 1 MIN 25.3 SECONDS. ANOTHER CHINESE GIRL TOOK THE BRONZE MEDAL.

    THE FIFTH SWIMMING GOLD MEDAL WON BY THE CHINESE CAME IN THE MEN'S 100-METERS FREESTYLE EVENT. FIRST PLACE WENT TO FU DA CHIN IN THE WORLD-CLASS TIME OF 55.5 SECONDS. THE SILVER MEDAL WAS WON BY THE CHINESE SWIMMER CHUO TUNG WEN, WHILE THE BRONZE MEDAL WAS TAKEN OUT BY INDONESIA'S ACHMAD DIMJATI.

    CHINESE VICTORIES AT THE SENAJAN POOL HAVE PUSHED THE PEOPLES REPUBLIC'S NUMBER OF MEDALS TO 50-GOLD, 39-SILVER AND 31-BRONZE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC35MDNCAEJAP2WKP6MXEXK0Z3
    Media URN:
    VLVAC35MDNCAEJAP2WKP6MXEXK0Z3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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