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Sportsnight

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Introduced by Steve Rider and featuring tonight:
Live World Championship Boxing from Wembley Lloyd Honeyghan (Great Britain) v Jorge Vaca (Mexico)
The explosive Honeyghan tonight makes his fourth defence of the World Welterweight title. Commentator
HARRY CARPENTER
Rugby League From Wigan
The British Coal 'Nines'
The world's finest players will be on view at Central
Park tonight in a spectacular new venture in Rugby
League. Six British clubs - Castleford, Halifax, Hull
Kingston Rovers, St Helens, Warrington and Wigan - are joined by Auckland from
New Zealand and Papua New Guinea in a nine-a-side version of the game.
Commentator RAY FRENCH
Cash Return
Four months ago, Pat Cash scaled the summit of tennis. Who could forget the centre court scenes as he beat Ivan Lendl to become Wimbledon
Champion at 22? Since then, he has struggled around the foothills of the game, and tonight he talks to Gerald Williams about the pressures brought about by that glorious day last July.
Plus all tonight's football news from the Littlewoods
Cup.
TV presentation:
Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS Tennis DAVE GORDON
Assistant editor GRAHAM FRY Producer CHARLES BALCH1N Editor JOHN ROWLINSON

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Jorge Vaca
Unknown: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Keith Phillips
Unknown: Dave Gordon
Editor: John Rowlinson

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