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A Question of Sport


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Emlyn Hughes and Bill Beaumont captain two teams of sporting celebrities. Their guests this week: soccer's Young Player of the Year, Tony Adams of Arsenal and England; three times champion hurdle-winning jockey, Steve Smith Eccles ;
England's new captain for the forthcoming Rugby Union
World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, Mike Harrison ; and from Prague, the Czechoslovakian world-ranked No 5 tennis star, Helena Sukova.
David Coleman tests their knowledge of the faces, facts and feats in sport.
And a final chance to see again all six mystery guests in this year's viewers' competition.
Entries by postcard to: A Question of Sport PO Box 77
Manchester M60 7QS.
Closing date 11 May 1987 Director MICK DEMI SEY Producer MIKE ADLEY BBC Manchester


Unknown: Emlyn Hughes
Unknown: Bill Beaumont
Unknown: Tony Adams
Unknown: Steve Smith Eccles
Unknown: Mike Harrison
Unknown: Helena Sukova.
Unknown: David Coleman
Director: Mick Demi Sey
Producer: Mike Adley

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