• Short Summary

    A JAPANESE GYMNASTIC TEAM BEAT A EUROPEAN TEAM BY A SLIM MARGIN IN A COMPETITION AT ESSEN, IN WEST GERMANY, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV HALL
    0.03

    2.
    GV GUIFFROY (FRANCE) PERFORMS FLOOR EXERCISES
    0.14

    3.
    GV NAKAYAMA (JAPAN) PERFORM SON RINGS
    0.21

    4.
    SV PRESSMAN
    0.23

    5.
    GV WILHELM KUBICA (POLAND) PERFORMS ON RINGS
    0.44

    6.
    SV CROWD APPLAUD
    0.45

    7.
    GV JASCHEK (GERMANY) PERFORMS ON PARALLEL BARS
    1.01

    8.
    GV CROWD APPLAUD
    1.05

    9.
    GV CARMINUCCI (ITALY) PERFORMS ON PARALLEL BARS
    1.18

    10.
    SV JUDGE
    1.20

    11.
    SCU & GV NICOLAI KUBICA (POLAND) PERFORMS ON RACK (BEING PLACED THIRD IN OVERALL COMPETITION)
    1.40

    12.
    GV CROWD APPLAUD
    1.41

    13.
    GV MITSUKURI (JAPAN) PERFORMS ON RACK (PLACED 2ND)
    2.19

    14.
    GV THE WINNER NAKAYAMA (JAPAN) PERFORMS ON HORSE
    2.47



    Initials RM/V/MGT/K RM/V/MGT/OS


    SPORT: GYMNASTICS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A JAPANESE GYMNASTIC TEAM BEAT A EUROPEAN TEAM BY A SLIM MARGIN IN A COMPETITION AT ESSEN, IN WEST GERMANY, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY). FINAL SCORES WERE: JAPAN, 28.580 POINTS; AND EUROPE 28.125 POINTS.

    THE GYMNASTS WITH THE HIGHEST POINTS SCORE WERE BOTH JAPANESE: AKINORI NAKAYAMA, WHO SCORED 57.85 POINTS, AND TAKASHI MITSUKURI, WITH 57.55 POINTS.

    OTHER GYMNASTS INCLUDED CHRISTIAN GUIFFROY (FRANCE), 52.10 POINTS; WILHELM KUBICA (POLAND) 56.35; WILLI JASCHECK (GERMANY) 55.50; GIOVANNI CARMINUCCI (ITALY), 56.20; AND NICOLAI KUBICA (POLAND) 56.75 - THE HIGHEST NUMBER OF POINTS SCORED BY A EUROPEAN IN THE CONTEST.

    SYNOPSIS: BUT IT WAS TO THE JAPANESE CHAMPION, AKINORI NAKAYAMA, THAT THE LAURELS WENT AS CHAMPION OF THE CHAMPIONS. HERE, HE GIVES WHAT COULD VIRTUALLY BE A LESSON TO THE MASTERS IN PERFORMANCE ON THE WOODEN HORSE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA72UK1XJRBRR1B51O5GDG2EK83
    Media URN:
    VLVA72UK1XJRBRR1B51O5GDG2EK83
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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