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Sport on 2


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Presented by Jim Rosenthal
1.30; 2.1; 2.30; 3.5; 3.45;
4.45; 5.0; 5.45
Football League Special
Exclusive live second-half commentary on one of today's top matches, score-flashes from the other leading games, news and results, with classified scores at 5.0. And at 5.45 a latecomers' check, plus a round-up of the football highlights.
1.30; 2.29; 2.55; 4.50; 5.45 Racing:Newmarket Commentary by PETER BROMLEY and DEREK THOMPSON on the two feature events at
2.25 £65,000 Champion Stakes (1 1/2m), and at
3.6 the second leg of the autumn double, L20,000 Tote Cesarewitch (2 1/2m)
Plus results from the afternoon's other meetings, with a classified check at 5.45
And at 5.0
Sports Report
Reports, comments, news and interviews on the top stories of the day, with classified Football scores at 5.0 and 5.45; Rugby Union and Rugby League round-ups and Motor Sport Timetable:
1.30 News/Prospects
2.0 Football
2.20 Newmarket Racing
2.38 Football
2.55 Newmarket Racing
3.5 Football
3.45 Football half-times
3.50 Football commentary
4.42 First Football results
4.50 Racing
5.0 Sports Report
5.2S Rugby Round-up
5.30 Motor Sport
S.45 Classified Racing and Football / Football highlights
Events may alter timings A Radio Sports Unit production


Presented By: Jim Rosenthal
Commentary By: Peter Bromley
Commentary By: Derek Thompson

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