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  • Short Summary

    Bradman given a standing ovation in Ashes struggle at the Oval.

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    This item is possibly a duplicate copy of 719.24.

    This is a record for the cricket tapes version of G 1729 - Fight to a Finish Test. To be cross referenced with original record. May be silent version of 30/24 item.

    Title reads: "Fight to a Finish Test - Despite a brilliant innings of 161 by Sutcliffe - Ponsford and Bradman give Australia the advantage in "Ashes" struggle at the Oval."

    The Oval cricket ground, Kennington, London.

    High angle of crowds in stands. High angle shot of play. Various shots of the match. Shots of teams leaving pavilion and walking on to pitch (next day?). High angle shots of match. "Don Bradman receives a wonderful ovation." Don Bradman walks out on to pitch and crowd stands. Scoreboard is seen as he walks on to pitch. More shots of play.

    For search purposes: Herbert Sutcliffe, Don Bradman / Donald Bradman and Bill Ponsford / William Harold Ponsford. Names of other players gratefully received.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:12:53:00 / 01:16:30:00
    G 1729 (aka 30/24)

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