• Short Summary

    Italian cyclist Maspes becomes World Professional Sprint Cycling Championship.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Holland".

    News in sport. Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Elevated shot, Maspes of Italy and Rousseau at the start of the final run for the World Professional Sprint Cycling Championships, they start with Rousseau in the lead. G/V crowd rising to their feet. L/S Rousseau in the lead, Maspes overtakes, and races away. With closely following Rousseau, Maspes crosses the line and becomes World Champion. C/U Maspes, Rousseau and Jan Derksen of Holland (third place) on rostrum.

    Note: see separate records for other "News in Sports" stories in 59/65.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1593.05
    Media URN:
    51243
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:43:00 / 01:04:16:00
    Canister:
    59/65

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