• Short Summary

    THE FIRST OF FIVE "TEST MATCH" SPEEDWAY TRIALS WILL TAKE PLACE BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE SOVIET UNION AT THE WIMBLEDON TRACK, IN LONDON, ON MONDAY.

  • Description

    THE FIRST OF FIVE "TEST MATCH" SPEEDWAY TRIALS WILL TAKE PLACE BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE SOVIET UNION AT THE WIMBLEDON TRACK, IN LONDON, ON MONDAY. THE RUSSIAN TEAM, RIDING CZECHOSLOVAKIAN CYCLES, WENT TO THE TRACK TODAY (SATURDAY) FOR SOME TEST RUNS.

    LAST YEAR, THE RUSSIANS LOST ALL OF THEIR THREE SPEEDWAY "TEST" MATCHES AGAINST BRITAIN. OF THIS YEAR'S FIVE MATCHES, THE SECOND WILL BE HELD ON THE 7TH OF JULY AT COVENTRY; THE THIRD ON THE 8TH AT SHEFFIELD; THE FOURTH ON THE 14TH AT BELVIEW-MANCHESTER; AND THE FIFTH ON THE 16TH AT NEWPORT.

    THE RUSSIANS WILL ALSO HAVE TRIALS AGAINST SCOTLAND AT EDINBURGH ON THE 10TH OF JULY AND AGAINST WEST OF ENGLAND AT EXETER ON THE 13TH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD0EDF9EI11I69RKW4VHQGDQPP
    Media URN:
    VLVAD0EDF9EI11I69RKW4VHQGDQPP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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