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Introduced by Steve Rider.
Provisional Timetable
12.20 Football Focus
1.00 News; 1.05 Cricket
1.10 Badminton horse trials
1.40 Racing
1.50 Badminton horse trials
2.10 Racing
2.20 Badminton horse trials
2.40 Racing
2.50 Golf
3.50 Football half-times
4.00 Golf
4.35 Final Score
Golf: Benson and Hedges International Open from St Mellion.
Nick Faldo, who made a disappointing attempt at winning his third US Masters title in Augusta last month, has returned to European Tour action in this tournament. The world No 1 was only one shot off the play-off which decided last year's event, when Australian Peter Senior beat Zimbabwe's Tony Johnstone. Faldo topped the Order of Merit last season and has already been victorious on the European Tour this year, winning the Johnnie Walker Classic in Singapore in February.
Other 1993 Tour winners hoping to be in contention in today's third round are Mark James, David Gilford, Sam Torrance and Frenchman Jean Van de Velde. Previous winners of this tournament, Sandy Lyle and Jose Maria Olazabal, are also expected to mount a serious challenge.
Commentary by Peter Alliss, Bruce Critchley, Alex Hay, Clive Clark, Mike Hughesdon and Dougie Donnelly.
Badminton Horse Trials
Mary Thomson on King William is among a record field of competitors as she defends the title she won last year. Other previous champions bidding to win the Mitsubishi Motors Trophy include double Olympic champion Mark Todd and Ginny Leng. The tough cross-country phase takes place today -12 new fences have been introduced on the four-and-a-half-mile course. Commentary by Michael Tucker, Lorna Clark and Lucinda Green.
From Lingfield Park.
1.45 William Hill May Stakes (7f)
2.15 Champagne Ruinart Oaks Trial Stakes (1m 3f 106yds)
2.45 Alpine (Double Glazing) Derby Trial Stakes (1m 3f 106yds) Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan , Julian Wilson and Jimmy Lindley.
Football Focus
Bob Wilson and Alan Hansen set the scene for the last weekend of the first FA
Premier League season.
The new county championship season is under way, the Australian tourists are over defending the Ashes and the new-look Sunday League begins tomorrow. Ted Dexter , England's chairman of selectors, gives his views on a fascinating summer for the sport in this country. Producer Martin Hopkins
Editor Dave Gordon


Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Unknown: Nick Faldo
Unknown: Peter Senior
Unknown: Mark James
Unknown: David Gilford
Unknown: Sam Torrance
Unknown: Sandy Lyle
Unknown: Jose Maria
Commentary By: Peter Alliss
Commentary By: Bruce Critchley
Commentary By: Alex Hay
Unknown: Clive Clark
Unknown: Mike Hughesdon
Unknown: Dougie Donnelly.
Unknown: Mark Todd
Unknown: Ginny Leng.
Commentary By: Michael Tucker
Commentary By: Lorna Clark
Commentary By: Lucinda Green.
Commentary By: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentary By: Julian Wilson
Commentary By: Jimmy Lindley.
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Alan Hansen
Unknown: Ted Dexter
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: Dave Gordon

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