• Short Summary

    English cricket stars get in some early practice during their tour of Australia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Perth. MCC On Their Toes".

    Perth, Australia. English cricketers practise.

    GV English cricketers having slips field practise. LV The ball is thrown to Ted Dexter who throws it to Titmus hits the ball towards players in the slip position. It is caught and thrown back to the bowler. CU As Dexter catches the ball and throws it again. CU Freddie Trueman. SV Fred Trueman talking to another man waiting to bowl. LV As Trueman bowls to Cowdrey in the nets, Cowdrey plays a defensive stroke. SV Pan, David Larter bowling. CU Duke of Norfolk. LV Cowdrey throwing ball at slips catcher net, pan as the ball bounces off the net and is caught by David Sheppard who throws it back at the net to Colin Cowdrey. LV Sheppard catching the ball from the net and throwing it back to Cowdrey. CU Sheppard catching the ball and throwing it. GV Pan, cricketers practising in nets.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1735.13
    Media URN:
    53853
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:26:00 / 01:39:15:00
    Canister:
    62/87

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