• Short Summary

    By a very narrow margin of three baskets, Hungary beat Italy to win the Women's European Basketball Championships at Mulhouse, France.

  • Description

    1.
    TVG Stadium.
    0.03

    2.
    ANGLE V. Flags
    0.05

    3.
    STV PAN Switzerland (white shorts) in possession against Scotland (light stripe on shorts)
    0.17

    4.
    SV Score board reads Scotland 10, Switzerland 17.
    0.20

    5.
    TV Scotland score.
    0.27

    6.
    CU Scots mascot.
    0.30

    7.
    TV PAN Swedish and German teams lined up.
    0.35

    8.
    CU Spectator
    0.38

    9.
    TV PAN Sweden (darker vests) attack.
    0.47

    10.
    ANGLE V. Sweden score.
    0.50

    11.
    TV Germany attack.
    0.59

    12.
    SV Germany score.
    1.01

    13.
    CU Score board reads Germany 35 Sweden 36.
    1.04

    14.
    CU Spectator
    1.06

    15.
    TV PAN Start of the match between France (light vest) and Belgium (all drink).
    1.17

    16.
    SV PAN France score.
    1.22

    17.
    SV PAN Belgium attack and score.
    1.30

    18.
    CU Score board reads Belgium 19 France 19.
    1.33

    19.
    TV Belgium attack in second half.
    1.41

    20.
    CU Ball into basket, Belgium scores.
    1.43

    21.
    CU Score board reads Belgium 43 and 42.
    1.46

    22.
    TV Belgian girls embrace each other.
    1.50

    23.
    STV Nuns take their seats for the final match.
    1.55

    24.
    TV PAN Start of the match between Italy (light shorts) Hungary (all dark).
    2.05

    25.
    SV Italy attack.
    2.09

    26.
    CU Ball into basket Italy score.
    2.10

    27.
    TV Hungary attack scores.
    2.20

    28.
    SCU Italian supporters with placards "Forza Italia".
    2.23

    29.
    TV Hungary attack and score in second half. Italy gains possession, attack and score.
    2.39

    30.
    CU Score board reads Hungary 52 Italy 49.
    2.41

    31.
    TV Hungarian girls throw ball into air at end of match.
    2.45

    32.
    SV Spectators applaud.
    2.48

    33.
    SV Hungarian captain receives cup and trophy.
    2.55

    34.
    CU Hungarian captain.
    2.58

    35.
    SV Spectators applaud.
    3.00

    36.
    SV Italian girl receives award.
    3.05

    37.
    LV Spectators
    3.08

    38.
    SV French girl receives award.
    3.15



    Initials TDH/S/MR/AW


    SPORT: BASKETBALL

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: By a very narrow margin of three baskets, Hungary beat Italy to win the Women's European Basketball Championships at Mulhouse, France. April 3. The final score was 52-49. France was third, and Belgium fourth.

    In the first match of the final day, Switzerland beast Scotland by 52 baskets to 36. West Germany beat Sweden by 35 baskets to 26 in the following match, and in the match to decide third and fourth places, Belgium beat France by 43 baskets to 42 but France gained the higher placing on goal averages gained during the tournament.

    Teams from Holland and Austria also took part in the Championships which began on Mar 27.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABBAL03VGRN0NEXBUUL4DF2AQT
    Media URN:
    VLVABBAL03VGRN0NEXBUUL4DF2AQT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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