• Short Summary

    In crucial match of the series Australia beat New Zealand and wins the rugby Ashes.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Start of the third decisive Rugby League Test Match between Australia and New Zealand in Sydney. GV. New Zealand kick off from right to left in white shorts. GV. Crowds. GV. Australia attacking. New Zealand defence foils the attack (shorts getting muddy). GV. Crowd. GV. Fight broken out on far side of pitch, players swinging punches at each other. SV. Players swinging punches and struggling. GV. Crowd. GV. Australia attacking. Langlands with the ball. He is tackled and brought down. A New Zealand player kicks him. Langlands gets up, back heels the ball to Brian Hambley who passes to Summons. Summons passes to Raper who then passes to Ken Thornett. Thornett races towards the line evading tackled and goes over for a try. GV. Crowd at half time. Australia 3, New Zealand 0. GV. Australia attacking. Langlands running with the ball. SV. Langlands running with the ball, he goes over for a try. GV. Crowd cheering. GV. New Zealand attacking. Langlands comes out with the ball and begins to run up field. He kicks up field. Irvine chases the ball, kicking it on and as the ball nears the line. SV. Ball going over line, Irvine drives on it and touches down for a try. GV. Crowd. GV. Irvine taking the conversion kick. The ball goes between the posts. Final score - Australia 14, New Zealand 0. Australia wins rugby Ashes.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:45:00 / 01:04:12:00

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