Commonwealth Games 1990

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Eleven cassette tapes covering daily broadcast commentary from the 14th Commonwealth Games held in Auckland.

[Ref Documents - The Programme of Events; New Zealanders' participation and medal winners are highlighted].

Cassette 472
Side 1.
Radio New Zealand Sports announcer, "Welcome to day two" [though events reflect the programme from Day 3] of the 14th Commonwelath Games.

Graham Moodie and Janey Parkhouse-[Hudgel] review the morning's following swimming: Mens 100m B/F. Heats: Anthony Moss (4th), Ross Anderson (6th) and John Steel (8th); Womens 200m F/S Heats: Michelle Burke (11th) and Sharon Hanley (14th); Mens 400m IM. Heats: John Munroe (3rd)/ FINAL (6th); Womens 200m Br/S Heats: Mickayla Ross.

Commonwealth Games news with excerpts from the day's swimming commentary and interview with New Zealand swimmer John Munroe following the finals race.

Womens 200m Br/S FINAL; Mens 4x200 F/S relay. FINAL [begins].

Side 2.
Mens 4x200 F/S Relay team. FINAL [continues]: Anthony Moss and Ross Anderson win Bronze Medal for New Zealand.

Cross to Boxing commentary and interview with Keith Walker about a couple of competitors 'clipping' officials. Commentary from the Boxing Preliminaries: Graham Chaney (Australia) vs [?] (Tanzania). Chaney wins 4:1.

News update includes Marcus Stephen of Nauru winning gold in weightlifting. Dave Shirley provides details from WEIGHTLIFTING: 67.5kg Class. FINAL.Discussion around Nigerian weightlifters.

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Year 1990

Reference number 5595

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Genre Radio sports events
Nonfiction radio programs
Radio programs
Sound recordings

Credits Radio New Zealand (estab. 1989), Broadcaster

Duration 10:00:00

Date 24 Jan 1990