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Grandstand

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featuring International Football England v Scotland
Introduced by Frank Bough direct from the Empire Stadium, Wembley
12.35*
International Football
Focus
BOB WILSON ' live ' from Wembley looks at ENGLAND V SCOTLAND in depth and looks forward to NOTTINGHAM FOREST'S bid to keep the European Cup in Britain for the third year running.
The European Champions' Cup Final Wednesday, 8.0 pm BBC'l
1.0; 4.50*
International Golf from the West Course, Wentworth. The Martini International
The second day of this 72-hole stroke play competition. SEVERIANO BALLESTEROS defends the title he won last year against a strong international field, including DALE HAYES of South Africa and SIMON OWEN of New Zealand. NICK FALDO , BRIAN BARNES and TONY JACKLIN are three of the British players who will be hoping to pick up the E7,000 winner's cheque.
Commentators PETER ALLISS CLIVE CLARK and ALEX HAY
1.20; 1.50; 2.20*
Racing from Haydock
1.30 The Skelmersdale Maiden Stakes (5f)
2.0 Cecil Frail Handicap (1m 40y)
2.30 The Gus Demmy Stakes (6f) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN JULIAN WILSON and JIMMY LINDLEY
1.35; 4.50*
International
Show Jumping from Hickstead
The Everest Double Glazing Trophy This class consists of one round and a jump-off against the clock. The top British riders have stiff opposition from Germany, Belgium and Ireland for the first prize of £650. Commentators
DORIAN WILLIAMS and ANN MOORE
2.35*
International Football
England v Scotland
BBC outside broadcast cameras join the crowd at the Empire Stadium, Wembley, for the whole of this afternoon's big occasion, the final match of the 1979 Home International Championship.
England, re-emerging as a real force in world soccer under RON GREENWOOD , face a Scottish side under the guidance of new manager JOCK STEIN, trying to wipe out the memories of last year's World Cup disappointments.
Commentator DAVID COLEMAN
5.10* Final Score: Including interviews with the players at Wembley. Today's timetable:
12.35 Football Focus; 1.0 Golf; 1.20 Racing
1.35 Show Jumping; 1.50 Racing
2.10 Football Round-up; 2.20 Racing
2.35 Football: England v Scotland
4.50 Show Jumping/Golf; 5.10 Final Score * Timings subject to alteration
Television presentation:
Football ALEC WEEKS assisted by jim RESIDE
Football Focus MIKE MURPHY
Golf DAVID KENNING , RICHARD TILLING , FRED VINER , ALASTAIR SCOTT. Racing NICK HUNTER
Show Jumping JOHNNIE WATHERSTON
Producer Grandstand MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor Grandstand HAROLD ANDERSON
Daily reports on the Martini Golf Tournament on Ceefax

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Severiano Ballesteros
Unknown: Dale Hayes
Unknown: Simon Owen
Unknown: Nick Faldo
Unknown: Brian Barnes
Unknown: Tony Jacklin
Commentators: Peter Alliss
Commentators: Clive Clark
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentators: Julian Wilson
Commentators: Jimmy Lindley
Unknown: Dorian Williams
Unknown: Ann Moore
Unknown: Ron Greenwood
Commentator: David Coleman
Assisted By: Jim Reside
Unknown: Mike Murphy
Unknown: Golf David Kenning
Unknown: Richard Tilling
Unknown: Fred Viner
Unknown: Alastair Scott.
Unknown: Johnnie Watherston
Unknown: Harold Anderson

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