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SPORTS REPORT

Synopsis

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.
including football results
Special reports on: Football League: As'on Villa v. Wolverhampton Wanderers, by Teddy Eden ; Bolton Wanderers v. Sheffield United, by Jerry Loftus
Racing: Extracts from the commentary on the race for the King George VI Stakes
Boxing: Peter Wilson recalls the World Heavyweight Championship fight between Tommy Burns and Jack Johnson at Sydney on Boxing Day, 1908
Cricket: South Africa v. England: report from Johannesburg by Crawford White
Talking Sport: W. McGowran on topics of the moment
Edited by Angus Mackay
Introduced by Raymond Glendenning

Contributors

Unknown: Teddy Eden
Unknown: Bolton Wanderers
Unknown: Jerry Loftus
Unknown: King George
Unknown: Peter Wilson
Unknown: Tommy Burns
Unknown: Jack Johnson
Unknown: W. McGowran
Edited By: Angus MacKay
Introduced By: Raymond Glendenning

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