• Short Summary

    Rugby international, Dublin - Ireland beats Wales 11-3.

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    Dublin, Ireland (Republic of Ireland, Eire).

    Start of the international rugby match between Ireland and Wales. GV. Ireland kicking from left to right in the darker shirts. Play in the Welsh half and a Welshman runs and kicks the ball back upfield. SV. Ireland attacking in the middle of the field. Ball runs loose and is then chased by Quinlan and picked up by him. He runs on but Owen grabs him round the legs and pulls him down. He loses the ball but Henderson rushes in and picks it up and is pushed over the line by a Welshman to save him going through. GV. Massed crowd. SV. From line out, players jumping for the ball. Whole pack of players. It comes loose to O'Meara who throws it to Kyle of Ireland. He then passes it on to Henderson who passes to Tony O'Reilly. He tries to break through and cannot, passes it to Pedlow and Pedlow is brought down. SV. Crowd. GV. Wales just going to take penalty kick. Owen runs forward and kicks. It goes between the posts and Wales are 3 up. SCU. Score board - Ireland 0, Wales 3. Half time. Sometime during the following play, Ireland get a drop kick which made it 3-3. LV. Play in midfield. Wales attacking. One of their men running with the ball. He passes to Jones who is brought down. He slips the ball back to H. P. Morgan who runs forward but he is also brought down. GV. Massed crowd. SCU. Ireland trying to attack, but Brace is in possession. He slips it back to another Welshman who beats his man and comes forward. He is challenged by Pedlow and the ball goes over the line into the crowd. SV. Crowd. LV. Pedlow taking a penalty for Ireland. He runs forward and kicks. The ball goes between the posts, camera pans to crowd. Score now - Ireland 6, Wales 3. GV. Crowd cheering. SV. Wales attacking. The ball is passed to H. P. Morgan but he drops it and Ireland kick it along the ground where Brace collects and passes back to Meredith. He receives and tries to break away and is tackled. He gets clear but an Irishman comes at him from other side and is pulled down. Couple of players fall on top of him and the ball comes loose.

    GV. Crowd. SCU. Play, Ireland attacking - general melee. SV. Crowd. SV. Ireland attacking, all in the air. Ball comes down to Owen who is tackled and it runs loose where Cunningham runs in and collects. He crashes his way over to touch down. GV. Cheering crowd. GV. Pedlow taking kick. He kicks and the ball goes between the posts. Ireland 11 - Wales 3. SCU. Scoreboard showing score. GV. Crowds swarming onto pitch.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene H.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:48:00 / 01:09:40:00
    56/22 Special

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