Athletics: Women's 4x100m Relay Melbourne 1956

19 Aug 2013

Australia wins the Gold medal in a photo finish with Great Britain, setting a new World record. Betty Cuthbert came from behind on the final leg to secure the victory. The Australian team included Shirley Strickland, Norma Croker (Fleming), Fleur Wenham (Mellor) and Betty Cuthbert. Includes footage of the photo finish technology, the Australian team celebrating their World Record and the medal ceremony. Copyright IOC.