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Evening Grandstand


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Evening Grandstand
9.15 to 11.15 - with David Coleman and Kenneth Wolstenholme

Featuring Today's sport on film and Tonight's sport as it happens
Athletics - Football - Lawn Tennis - Rugby Union - Hockey

Tonight's Live Outside Broadcasts

International Indoor Meeting direct from Paris
Top stars from Great Britain, U.S.A., France, Sweden, and Italy.
Presented by the French Television Service

Lawn Tennis
Final of the Men's Singles Championship direct from the Queen's Club London.

Sportsview films of:

The highlights of today's F.A. Cup Semi-Finals and the Scottish Cup (Fourth Round)

Rugby Union
Today's international match Wales v. Ireland at Cardiff

Today's women's international England v. South Africa at Wembley


Presenter: David Coleman
Presenter: Kenneth Wolstenholme
Commentator (Athletics): Max Robertson
Commentator (Athletics): Norris McWhirter
Commentator (Tennis): Dan Maskell
Television Presentation (Tennis): Humphrey Fisher
Presented by: Bryan Cowgill
Programme Editor: Paul Fox

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