Cricket - rain disrupts play in first test match between England and Australia. Queensland.
This is a duplicate copy of item 1416.23 - check for best quality.
Item title reads - Weather beats England in test washout.
Various shots of spectators leaving in the pouring rain or sheltering under umbrellas around the cricket pitch. L/S of the wicket being rolled. C/U of the scoreboard. L/S of Bill Edrich patting the wicket before his innings. L/S as Keith Miller sends down some body line balls to Edrich, who is winded by them. C/U of the elevated box containing the cameramen. M/S Washbrook walking off the field after being caught by Sid Barnes and bowled by Miller.
L/S as Denis Compton walks off after being L.B.W'd by Miller. L/S of the Australian fielders huddling round the wicket. L/S of Edrich walking off caught by Colin McCool. L/S J. T. Ikin caught out on his first ball. L/S Paul Gibb and Alec Bedser bowled out. L/S as Norman Yardley hits a ball, the camera pans to E. Toshack who catches it. L/S as the crowd rushes onto the pitch after the match.