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Grandstand

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Introduced by Frank Bough
1.40; 4.40*
International
Show Jumping from Dublin
The Aga Khan Challenge Trophy Teams from nine countries, including Ireland, Great Britain,
' West Germany and the United
States, compete in this Nations Cup competition, the outstanding event of the Dublin Horse Show. Commentator
RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD TV presentation by the Irish Television Service
2.0; 3.20; 4.15*
Rugby League from Wigan
The Wigan Sevens
Eight of Rugby League's leading clubs, including Wigan, League Champions St Helens, Leeds, and Salford, compete for the Esso trophy in this spectacular kick-off to the new season.
Commentator EDDIE WARING TV presentation by DEWI GRIFFITHS
2.15; 3.0; 3.40; 4.40* Test Cricket from Old Trafford England v India
Further coverage of the third day's play in the Second Test Match.
Commentators jim LAKER
DENIS COMPTON and TED DEXTER TV presentation by DAVID KENNING and NICK HUNTER
2.15*
The World Archery Championships from York
Over 200 archers from 34 countries compete for the men's and women's individual and team world titles, and for selection for next year's Olympic Games. ALAN WEEKS reports on the highlights of the meeting.
3.0; 3.40; 4.40* Swimming from Leeds
The ASA Championships
Britain's top swimmers compete for national titles in the most important meeting of the year. Commentators ALAN WEEKS and HARRY WALKER
TV presentation by BOB DUNCAN
5.0*
Results Service
Including a report on today's Watney Cup Final, and the rest of the football results, racing results and cricket scoreboard.
Grandstand timetable:
1.40 Show jumping
2.0 Rugby League
2.15 Cricket/Archery
3.0 Swimming/Cricket
3.20 Rugby League
3.40 Cricket/Swimming
4.15 Rugby League
4.40 Cricket/Swimming/Show jumping
5.0 Results Service
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events.
Grandstand presented for television by BRIAN VENNER. Editor ALAN HART

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Unknown: Dublin Horse Show.
Unknown: Raymond Brooks-Ward
Commentator: Eddie Waring
Presentation By: Dewi Griffiths
Unknown: Old Trafford England
Commentators: Jim Laker
Unknown: Denis Compton
Unknown: Ted Dexter
Presentation By: David Kenning
Presentation By: Nick Hunter
Presentation By: Harry Walker
Presentation By: Bob Duncan
Television By: Brian Venner.
Editor: Alan Hart

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