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Olympic Grandstand


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Athletics action presented by Sue Barker , Steve Rider ,
Michael Johnson , Jonathan Edwards and Colin Jackson.
7.00 Men's 110m hurdles semi-finals.
7.25 Men's 800m semi-finals.
8.00 Women's 4xl00m round one.
8.30 Men's 400m hurdles final. Britain will be hoping for a medal from Commonwealth champion Chris Rawlinson.
8.50 Men's 200m final. Britain's Darren Campbell will be looking to go one better than the silver he won four years ago, when he was beaten by Greece's Kostas Kederis.
Commentary by Steve Cram , Paul Dickenson ,
Stuart Storey , Brendan Foster and Sally Gunnell. DIGITAL AND INTERNET VIEWERS: digital satellite and cable viewers can choose from four extra Olympic events, and Freeview viewers from two extra events, by pressing the red handset button. Internet users can watch five streams of live footage atwww.bbc.co.uk/olympics


Presented By: Sue Barker
Presented By: Steve Rider
Presented By: Michael Johnson
Presented By: Jonathan Edwards
Presented By: Colin Jackson.
Unknown: Chris Rawlinson.
Unknown: Darren Campbell
Unknown: Kostas Kederis.
Commentary By: Steve Cram
Commentary By: Paul Dickenson
Commentary By: Stuart Storey
Commentary By: Brendan Foster
Commentary By: Sally Gunnell.

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