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GRANDSTAND

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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. Timetable*
10.55 Cricket; 1.00 News
1.05 Boxing; 1.55 Racing
2.05 Cricket; 2.25 Racing
2.35 Cricket; 3.05 Racing
3.20 Boxing; 3.50 Football
4.00 Cricket; 4.35 Final Score
*Timings are subject to change
Cricket: Sixth Test from the Oval.
Comhill Insurance Test Series England v Australia
Commentators:
Richie Benaud , Jack Bannister ,
Tony Lewis , Ray Illingworth and Tom Graveney.
Racing from Goodwood.
2.00 Laphroaig March Stakes (Hm)
2.30 Sport on 2 Handicap Stakes (6f)
3.10 Beefeater Gin
Celebration Mile (1m) Commentators:
Peter O'Sullevan , Julian Wilson and Jimmy Lindley.
Boxing
Lloyd Honeyghan and Gary Jacobs , two of Britain's most exciting fighters, are in action this afternoon. Commentator: Harry Carpenter.
Football
Full League programme, so the results and pools as usual.
Television presentation: Cricket KEITH MACKENZIE Racing KEITH PHILLIPS Studio producer
CAMPBELL FERGUSON
Producer MARTIN HOPKINS Editor JOHN PHILIPS
Keep up to date with all the sporting action by dialling the Radio Times Sportslines:
CRICKET: SIXTH TEST
Live commentary from the Oval [number removed]
CRICKET SCOREBOARD
Test and county cricket scores [number removed]
BELGIAN GRAND PRIX Reports from the track [number removed]
RACING
A rapid racing results service from all meetings
[number removed]
CLASSIFIED POOLS CHECK A quick and easy summary [number removed]
Calls are charged at 38p per minute (peak) or 25p per minu te (off-peak). See page 27 for details of the Radio Times Horoscopes line and page 81 for Food Check.

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Unknown: Richie Benaud
Unknown: Jack Bannister
Unknown: Tony Lewis
Unknown: Ray Illingworth
Unknown: Tom Graveney.
Unknown: Peter O'Sullevan
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Jimmy Lindley.
Unknown: Gary Jacobs
Commentator: Harry Carpenter.
Unknown: Keith MacKenzie
Unknown: Keith Phillips
Unknown: Campbell Ferguson

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