• Short Summary

    ABOUT 200 EXPONENTS OF THE CHINESE ART OF SELF-DEFENCE DREW MORE THAN 70-THOUSAND PEOPLE TO SINGAPORE'S GAY WORLD STADIUM LAST WEEK TO SEE THE SOUTH-EAST ASIA PUGILISTIC INVITATION CHAMPIONSHIPS.

  • Description

    1.
    MLS PAN: PACKED STADIUM.
    0.04

    2.
    MCU SPECTATORS.
    0.08

    3.
    MCU EXHIBITION EVENTS -- TWO EXPERTS KICK ROOF TILES. (2 SHOTS)
    0.19

    4.
    CU ANOTHER CHOPS BRICK.
    0.24

    5.
    CU ANOTHER PULVERISES STICK.
    0.33

    6.
    CU AGED MAN -- COCONUT SMASHING ON HIS HEAD.
    0.38

    7.
    CU SPECTATOR SMASHES TILES ON EXPERT'S SHOULDER.
    0.43

    8.
    CU SPECTATOR SMASHES BRICK ON HAND OF SAME AGED MAN.
    0.48

    9.
    CU SAME AGED MAN CHOPS THREE BRICKS AT ONE TIME.
    0.56

    10.
    CU ANOTHER AGED MAN WITH CHOP-STICK AGAINST CHEST -- SPECTATORS TRY TO PIERCE CHOPSTICK INTO MAN'S CHEST. (3 SHOTS)
    1.08

    11.
    CU BROKEN CHOPSTICK ON FLOOR.
    1.10

    12.
    MS SPECTATORS "ATTACT" SAME MAN -- THEY PUNCH AND KICK HIM. MAN THEN THANKS THEM. (3 SHOTS)
    1.36



    Initials GS/VS/CT/SC


    SPORT: KARATE

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ABOUT 200 EXPONENTS OF THE CHINESE ART OF SELF-DEFENCE DREW MORE THAN 70-THOUSAND PEOPLE TO SINGAPORE'S GAY WORLD STADIUM LAST WEEK TO SEE THE SOUTH-EAST ASIA PUGILISTIC INVITATION CHAMPIONSHIPS.

    THE CONTESTANTS, ALL KARATE EXPERTS, CAME FROM INDONESIA, HONG KONG, SARAWAK, THE PHILIPPINES, AND LOCAL SINGAPORE CLUBS. THEIR AGES RANGED INTO THE MIDDLE-SIXTIES.

    THE EXPERTS BROKE BRICKS AND ROOF TILES. AND ONE SMASHED A COCONUT ON HIS HEAD. ONE 60-YEAR-OLD MAN BROKE THREE BRICKS WITH A BLOW OF THIS HAND.

    LATER, SEVERAL SPECTATORS WERE INVITED TO JAB AN AGED EXPERT IN THE CHEST WITH A CHOPSTICK. THE CHOPSTICK SHATTERED. THEN, FIVE MEN FROM THE AUDIENCE ATTEMPTED TO DISABLE THE SAME COMPETITOR WITH "ROUGH AND TUMBLE" TACTICS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC6WGAEHFBU9YVFCWNEX01UFRE
    Media URN:
    VLVAC6WGAEHFBU9YVFCWNEX01UFRE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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