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Grandstand

Synopsis

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Introduced by Frank Bough
12.35*
Football Focus
BOB WILSON presents an action preview of today's games and reflects on the week's major talking points.
1.0*
Boxing
Highlights of this week's promotion at the Empire Pool, Wembley. Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.25; 1.55; 2.25*
Racing from Chepstow
1.30 Double Diamond Hurdle (Handicap) (21m)
2.0 Mercedes Benz Steeplechase (Handicap) (3m)
2.30 Free Handicap Hurdle (2m) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN
JULIAN WILSON and RICHARD PITMAN
1.35*
National Hunt Preview
RICHARD PITMAN previews the 1977-78 National Hunt season with a profile of the ' Aintree Iron ' - the man who rode his first winner at the age of 12, who won four National Hunt Jockey Championships, and the only man to train four Grand National winners -
FRED RIMELL.
2.5; 2.35; 3.20; 4.30*
Crown Green Bowls
The Tom Thumb Cigar
Champions Trophy Competition
A £1,250 first prize awaits the winner from today's 16 competitors who have qualified for this richest-ever tournament on Blackpool's famous Waterloo Hotel Green. Commentators TONY GUBBA and HARRY RIGBY
3.0*
Prix del' Arc de
Triomphe
A preview of the world's richest race. JULIAN WILSON reports from Cashel - the home of VINCENT O'BRIEN , the most successful horse-trainer in racing today and the only man who has won a hat-trick of Cheltenham Gold Cups, of Cheltenham Champion Hurdles and of Grand Nationals, as well as winning every English classic. Tomorrow, his horse Alleged could be the big race favourite.
3.50*
Rugby League from Warrington
Warrington v St Helens
Highlights of today's outstanding League match.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40* Final Score
Today's Timetable:
12.25 Football Focus; 1.4 Boxing
1.25 Racing; 1.35 National Hunt Preview
1.55 Racing; 2.5 Crown Green Bowls
2.25 Racing; 2.35 Crown Green Bowls
3.0 Racing; 3.20 Crown Green Bowls
3.50 Rugby League
4.30 Crown Green Bowls; 4.40 Final
Score
* Timings may be changed by events Television presentation:
Football Focus MIKE MURPHY
Boxing and Racing BOB DUNCAN
Crown Green Bowls NICK HUNTER Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS
Grandstand producer MARTIN HOPKINS Editor PAUL LANG

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Richard Pitman
Unknown: Richard Pitman
Unknown: Fred Rimell.
Commentators: Tony Gubba
Commentators: Harry Rigby
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Vincent O'Brien
Commentator: Eddie Waring
Unknown: Keith Phillips
Editor: Paul Lang

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