• Short Summary

    Rugby - Ireland beat Australia 15 points to 8 in Dublin. Eire (Republic of Ireland).

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    No title - Rugby - Ireland beat Australia 15 points to 8.

    Dublin (Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    M/S of teams lined up for kick off. Australia kick off. Various shots of the rugby match. Mike Gibson gets the ball and it is passed to H. H. Rea who kicks it, it is caught by Alan Duggan who scores a try. M/S of scoreboard - Ireland 3, Australia 0. M/S of scrum around the Australian goal, ball comes out of scrum and is caught by Gibson who scores dropped kick ball through posts. M/S Irish team attacking, there is an infringement on the corner. M/S of penalty kick taken by Irish player Tom Kiernan, the ball goes through the posts. M/S of Australia attacking round the Irish goal, players go into a huddle. M/S as the ball is hooked out and caught by Aussie player Phil Hawthorne who scores a dropped goal.

    M/S scoreboard Australia 3, Ireland 9. M/S second half with Ireland in possession, they go into a scrum. M/S Australia with the ball, it is kicked on and goes over the line. Various shots of the match. Gibson scores try for Ireland. M/S crowd cheering. M/S Australia attacking, the ball goes to Stewart Boyce who goes on for the line. He touches down for Australia's first try. C/U crowd looking excited. M/S as Jim Lenehan takes the kick and the ball goes between the posts. M/S scoreboard - Australia 8, Ireland 12. Various shots of play in progress. M/S as ball comes out of scrum and goes to Gibson, he scores dropped goal. Pan across crowds.

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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:
    01:26:42:00 / 01:28:34:00

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