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SPORTS service


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Introduced by John Dunn
Directed by John Haslam
Timings may be altered by events

12.30 Your Afternoon Forecast direct from the London Weather Centre followed by SPORTS PARADE
Introduced by Liam NOLAN

1.0: 1.55: 2.25: 3.5: 3.45: 4.10 International Gold Cup Meeting
Commentaries by ROBIN RICHARDS and ERIC Tobitt
From Oulton Park
1.50: 3.20: 4.40
The Dunlop Masters Tournament
Reports by TOM Scott on the final day's play
From Lindrick Golf Club, Yorkshire

2.50 The Bogside Cup
A handicap for three-year-olds and upwards run over one mile and five furlongs
3.30 The Tote Investors Trophy
A handicap for three-year-olds only run over one mile
Commentary by PETER BROMLEY
From Ayr
4.55 Racing Results

3.25: 4.40
Great Britain v. Sweden
Reports by PAT BESFORD
From Wigan

3.50: 4.20
Commentary by ALAN CLARKE and Simon SMITH during the second half of one of today's English League Matches

Sweden v. Great Britain (men)
Report by HAROLD ABRAHAMS From Stockholm
Broadcast by arrangement with Swedish Radio

Introduced by Liam Nolan
Produced by Angus Mackay
Classified Football Results at 5.0 and 5.50


Introduced By: John Dunn
Directed By: John Haslam
Introduced By: Liam Nolan
Unknown: Robin Richards
Unknown: Tom Scott
Commentary By: Peter Bromley
Commentary By: Alan Clarke
Commentary By: Simon Smith
Arrangement With: Swedish Radio
Introduced By: Liam Nolan
Produced By: Angus MacKay

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