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Grandstand

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Introduced by Frank Bough
12.40*
Football Preview
Sam Leitch introduces your regular lunchtime football spot with action, personalities and the latest news of today's League matches, plus comment from Jimmy Hill.
1.5*
European Cup Athletics from Meadowbank Stadium, Edinburgh
Highlights from last night's Final of the Women's European Cup contested by USSR, East Germany, West Germany, Bulgaria, Romania and Great Britain
1.20*
Muhammad Ali Predicts....
A look ahead to Monday night's big fight double:
Ali v Norton in Los Angeles
Conteh v Rondon in London
including a special interview with Muhammad Ali about his return fight with Ken Norton - the man who last March outpointed Ali and broke his jaw in boxing's upset of the year.
Both fights will be shown on BBC1 on Tuesday.
1.35*
Pentathlon
World Modern Championships
Five sports in five days: horse-riding, fencing, shooting, swimming and running. Highlights from the first three days of this gruelling event being staged at the Crystal Palace. Jim Fox, fourth in the Munich Olympic Games, leads Britain's challenge against competitors from more than 20 countries.
1.50; 2.20; 2.50*
Racing from Newbury
2.0 Never a Quarrel Stakes (Ladies' Race) (11 miles)
2.30 Peter Hastings Stakes (Handicap) (11 miles)
3.0 'Joe Coral' Newbury Autumn Cup (Handicap) (2 miles)
Commentator Peter O'Sullevan
Reporter Julian Wilson
2.10; 2.35*
Show Jumping from Hickstead
The Young Riders Championship of Great Britain
The most important contest of the year for Britain's young show jumpers. The competition is decided over two rounds, with a jump-off against the clock. Commentators
Raymond Brooks-Ward and David Vine
2.45; 3.10*
European Cup Athletics Men's Final for the Bruno Zauli Trophy
This afternoon at the Meadowbank Stadium in Edinburgh, one of the most important Athletics meetings held in Britain since the 1948 Olympic Games continues with the first day's competition for the Men's European Cup. Six track and three field events will be decided today by athletes representing the USSR, East Germany, West Germany, Finland, France and the hosts, Gt Britain. Commentators Ron Pickering and Harry Carpenter
Organised by the BAAB in association with Burmah/Castrol
plus news from Kiev, USSR, of The European Three-day Event Championships
Holder: Individual Champion HRH Princess Anne
Team Champions Great Britain
Leading riders compete in the exacting cross-country phase.
4.45* Final Score
Classified football results, rugby and racing results.
Today's Timetable
12.40 Football Preview: 1.5 Athletics
1.20 Muhammad Ali Predicts
1.35 World Modern Pentathlon
1.50 Racing; 2.10 Show Jumping
2.20 Racing; 2.35 Show Jumping
2.45 Athletics; 2.50 Racing
3.10 Athletics; 4.45 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration.
Television presentation: Racing Dennis Monger
Show Jumping Richard Tilling and Bob Duncan
Athletics Alan Mouncer
(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter: Frank Bough
Presenter: Sam Leitch
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Commentator: Raymond Brooks-Ward
Commentator: David Vine
Commentator: Ron Pickering
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Guest: Muhammad Ali
Television presentation: Dennis Monger
Television presentation: Richard Tilling
Television presentation: Bob Duncan
Television presentation: Alan Mouncer
Producer: Brian Venner
Editor: Jonathan Martin

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