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    HEADINGLEY, LEEDS, ENGLAND: TGV Men preparing the wicket for play. TSV ditto. BVG Australian players taking the field. SV Burke and Craig leaving pavilion to continue innings into CU. GV Crowd. BIG GV Statham bowls to Burke - no score. TSV Burke is injured on the foot by a ball which he tries to play. SV Crowd. TGV Laker to Burke who blocks it. GV Scoreboard reading 55 for 2. SV Burke coming back to pavilion after being caught Lock bowled Laker for 33. TGV Pan Laker to McDonald, he cuts it to the offside and scores a four. SV Players leaving ground as rain starts. BIG GV PAN From overcast sky to wicket being covered. GV Crowds rushing or shelter as the rain comes down heavily. SV Rain beating down on pitch. GV Pan from pavilion to a flooded section of the ground. SV Wicket underwater. GV Men working on the wicket to get it ready for play on Monday. SV Pan May and Johnson with raincoat its on looking at the wicket. SV 2 girls waiting for the start of the game sitting under a rug. CU Man blowing into his hands to keep warm. SV England team taking the field.BIG GV Play in progress in the FG rows of empty seats. TSV Laker bowls to McDonald, the ball is fielded by the wicket keeper. SV Australian flag flying in high wind. TSV Pan Statham to McDonald who hits it to the offside where it is fielded. T Nearer V Pan McDonald turns the ball to leg for one run, SV Pan the ball is fielded. SV Crowd leaving their seats and sheltering from the rain. SV Players running off the field as rain stops play.




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    HAWKINS & GEMMELL

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF3AL7HCCXM8DYYH9GH735QBY8
    Media URN:
    VLVAF3AL7HCCXM8DYYH9GH735QBY8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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