• Short Summary

    Queen greets cricketers during the second test between England and West Indies at Lords.

  • Description

    This item is shot in Technicolor.

    Lords Cricket Ground, London.

    Various shots of the cricket test match between England and West Indies. Crowd watching, packed stands. Several shots of the Queen Elizabeth II shaking hands with members and officials of the West Indies team. Prince Philip and several officials behind her. Various shots of the Queen shaking hands with England players. The players give the Queen three cheers.

    Start of the second innings. Worrell leading his team onto the field. Various shots of the match and the crowd watching. West Indies supporters cheering. More shots of the match, crowd cheering. Cowdrey injures his arm and kneels in pain. He has to leave the court. At the end of the day England are 116 for 3 and with Cowdrey hurt.

    Several shots of crowded stands on the last day of the match. Barrington and Close entering the ground to resume the innings. Crowd applauding. Various shots of the match and the crowd cheering, some supporters quite excited.

    The match ends in draw. Supporters run across the ground, mostly West Indies, cheering and jumping with joy. One man is seen kissing the ground.

    Cricketers featured in this match are: Frank Worrell (W. Indies), Ted Dexter (England), Ken Barrington (England), Wesley Hall (W. Indies), Mickey Stewart (England), John Edrich (England), Charlie Griffith (W. Indies), J. Solomon (W. Indies), L. R. Gibbs (W. Indies), Colin Cowdrey (England), Brian Close (England), D. Murray (W. Indies), J. M. Parks (England), Freddy Trueman (England), D. A. Allen (England) and D. Shackleton (England).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1766.07
    Media URN:
    50760
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:38:00 / 01:16:11:00
    Canister:
    63/53

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