• Short Summary

    International rugby match between South Africa and Scotland.

  • Description

    Scotland V Springboks. Murrayfield.

    L/S Zoom out Scotland kicking off from right to left they kick off the ball goes down the left wing and players chase after it. L/S South Africa in possession South African players is brought down but south Africa still keeps possession until a player is brought down the players get down into a scrum. L/S Scrum near the Scottish line the ball comes out to Hopwood who goes over the line and touches down for the first score of the match. M/S Crowd cheering.

    L/S South Africa attacking. M/S Play in progress a Scottish player is bundled into touch. C/U Two men in crowd. L/S Scrum on far side of field the ball comes out to Hopwood he is held but manages to get the ball to Classen who goes over the line for South Africa's second try. L/S Crowd at half time score. South Africa 6 Scotland 0. L/S Scrum of far side of field the ball comes out to a Scottish player who drops for goal, he misses A.R. Smith chases after the ball and just manages to touch it down in the area.

    L/S Crowd cheering. L/S Ken Scotland running up to take the converting kick he kicks the ball goes between the posts to make the score six-five. C/U Man applauding. L/S Duprez running up to take a penalty for South Africa he kicks the ball goes between the posts. M/S Crowd cheering. L/S Duprez running up to take another penalty kick he kicks the ball goes between the post. L/S Scoreboard with crowd in foreground scoreboard shows Scotland five South Africa Twelve. L/S Crowd running onto pitch at the end of match.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1708.05
    Media URN:
    53077
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:00:00 / 01:08:38:00
    Canister:
    61/8

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