• Short Summary

    Cricket match from Melbourne between England and Australia.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 1171.13 - check for best quality.

    Full title reads: "The Third Test".

    Melbourne Cricket Ground, Australia.

    LS Various shots of the crowds in the stands at Melbourne cricket ground.

    MS of journalists and reporters typing in the press box.

    CU Brian Sellers, captain of Yorkshire and a cricket writer, turning the pages of a book.

    CU Harold Dale, bearded, looking through binoculars.

    CU of George Duckworth ex wicket keeper.

    VS of cricket test match between England and Australia.

    LS T G Evans and Denis Compton join in missing a catch off Arthur Morris Australia's opening batsman.

    LS Morris falls to Bedser LBW. LS Morris finally out, walks off the field. VS of England batting.

    Bill Voce, Alec Bedser and Wright, all bowl to Bradman unsuccessfully..

    LS Norman Yardley who finally got Donald Bradman out, bowling to him.

    More shots of play. LS a man walks on to the pitch to meet English players. He is removed by Umpires.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3461.08
    Media URN:
    93300
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:47:00 / 01:13:50:00
    Canister:
    47/3

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