• Short Summary

    CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA

    Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke escaped serious eye injury on October 14 when a cricket ball hit him during a friendly cricket match in Canberra.

  • Description

    GVS & SV Prime Minister Bob Hawke playing cricket. (3 shots) 0.13
    GV & SV Gary O'Neill bowls a bouncer which hits Hawke in the head, players run to his assistance as he falls to the ground. (3 shots) 0.31
    SVS Hawke walking off pitch. (2 shots) 0.47
    SV Hawke taking his leg guards off. 0.55
    CU Hawke wearing bandage over eye, saying he was very lucky, X-ray showed no serious damage. (SOT) 1.04
    SLOW MOTION REPLAY Ball hitting Hawke. 1.18
    SV Hawke shakes hand with Gary O'Neill. 1.30
    GV Match continues PAN TO Hawke off pitch. (3 shots) 1.43
    Initials

    Same story as 6489/84
    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA

    Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke escaped serious eye injury on October 14 when a cricket ball hit him during a friendly cricket match in Canberra. A large piece of glass was removed from his eye as he lay there, and a doctor later extracted another piece.

    Source: CHANNEL 10 1" VIDEO TAPE

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA425RU3QYKD1JRTJ9R7O6565P3
    Media URN:
    VLVA425RU3QYKD1JRTJ9R7O6565P3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment