• Short Summary

    Australia scampered home by 16 runs with eight minutes and a day to spare in the First Test with India in Brisbane.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Gavaskar hits ball for a four (3 shots)
    0.08

    2.
    SV Hits ball just right of Simpson who fails to catch
    0.14

    3.
    SV An appeal for l.b.w. against Gavaskar
    0.19

    4.
    SV A catch
    0.30

    5.
    SV A four
    0.37

    6.
    SV Scoreboard
    0.42

    7.
    SV Thomson bowling to Viswanath caught Ogilvie
    0.50

    8.
    SV Patel our l.b.w.
    0.54

    9.
    SV Mankand clean bowled
    1.02

    10.
    SV A hit
    1.05

    11.
    SV Gavaskar caught behind
    1.14


    "Gavaskar reaching for that one but hitting it well past Toohey....but no, the ball has too much space.



    "Oh...that's just wide of Simpson, in fact he might have got a hand to it....



    "Appeal for l.b.w.



    "Oh....that's (indistinct) out for (indistinct) And the first breakthrough for Australia this morning. India now two....



    "And nicely driven too.



    "They want a further 199 to win.



    "And he's caught by Ogilvie.



    "That could be out l.b.w.....Yes.



    "And that's bowled him...clean bowled. Went straight through him.



    "A fine shot.



    "And that's an appeal and Gavaskar is out, caught behind.




    Initials BB/0200


    SPORT: CRICKET

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Australia scampered home by 16 runs with eight minutes and a day to spare in the First Test with India in Brisbane. India, chasing a second innings total of 341, had resumed at 51 for one. A report on the final day's play ... commentators are Norman May and Keith Miller of the Australian Broadcasting Commission.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF0E4WI3MIK9XN10B8GSRZZ5HJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAF0E4WI3MIK9XN10B8GSRZZ5HJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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