• Short Summary

    The Australian rugby team convincingly beat South Africa in Sydney.

  • Description

    Aussies win rugby test. Sydney.

    GV Australia kick off against the Springboks at Sydney cricket ground. LV The ball comes out of a bundle of players. It is kicked forward by an Australian but another bundle of players dive onto the ball. The ball comes loose and the Australians attack again passing across field but the ball is intercepted by Springboks defender who kicks into touch. SV Crowd. LV Beres Ellwood takes penalty for Australia and the ball goes between posts. LV as the ball comes through scrum and Australia attack passing across field the ball goes to Stewart Boyce who runs through dummies and then dives for the line to score a try.

    SV Crowd watching. GV and SV Midfield play of very hard tackling. GV Crowd. LV Scrum in front of Springboks posts. The ball comes out to Catchpole who passes to Hawthorne. Hawthorne passes to Lenehan who dives across line for try. CU Crowd cheering. GV The Springboks attacking. Winger Jan Engelbrecht runs on to collect the ball which has been kicked forward. He catches it and runs straight down middle with Aussies in pursuit. LV Pan one of the Australians makes a desperate dive but can't reach him and Jan goes over line and touches down. Final score Australia 18 Springboks 11.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:35:00 / 01:53:12:00

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