• Short Summary

    Ireland beat the Aussies for the first time in an international rugby match from Dublin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rugby International - Ireland: 9 Australia: 6"

    Lansdowne Road, Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, republic of Ireland. Ireland beat the Aussies for the first time.

    GV Australia kick of and ball is prevented going into touch, Ireland swing into attack. SV Ireland with ball. SV Crowd. GV Phelps runs with ball and scores, Ireland Nil - Australia 3. GV AC Pedlow taking penalty he scores and its Ireland 3 - Australia 3 at half-time. GV Crowd at half-time.

    SV Second half, Australia attack and Summons scores making it Ireland 3 - Australia 6. GV Ireland attacking, David Hewitt with ball but he is tackled and ball eventually goes into touch for Australia. SV Crowd. LV Scrum. GV Ball near Australian line, Ireland score and its Australia 6 - Ireland 6. GV Cheering crowd. GV Henderson Irish Captain taking conversion, ball hits post and rebounds. SV Ireland 6 - Australia 6. GV Henderson runs to the line on a fifty yard run touching down to make the final score Ireland 9 - Australia 6. GV Crowd cheering.

    (Neg.)

    Cameron, N Henderson, David Hewitt, JW Kyle, O'Donaghue, Tony O'Reilly, AC Pedlow and Potts are amongst those playing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1517.10
    Media URN:
    49235
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:24:00 / 01:13:05:00
    Canister:
    58/7

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