• Short Summary

    Legendary cricketer Denis Compton plays for charity benefits at a Lord's Cricket Ground match between Middlesex and Sussex

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London: City of Westminster: Lord's Cricket Ground:
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    DENIS COMPTON Shots of him coming out to bat at Lords, in Benefit match, seen hitting out, makes 182, given great ovation, waving to crowd. L.Compton takes round collection box.

    CRICKET. D. Comptons Benefit match at Lords, walking from pavilion cheered all the way to the wicket, scores 182, waves to crowd seen hitting out, L. Compton goes round the ground with collection box,

    Personalities - Sport; Cricket

    Denis Charles Scott Compton, crowd, benefit, charity, wicket, collections, bat, century, score
    Background: Legendary cricketer Denis Compton plays for charity benefits at a Lord's Cricket Ground match between Middlesex and Sussex

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4CTU3WETBE5E5GJCL1ZRPDC9G
    Media URN:
    VLVA4CTU3WETBE5E5GJCL1ZRPDC9G
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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