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Sport on 2


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1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Presented by Desmond Lynam
1.30; 3.45; 5.0; 5.45*
Football League Special
Exclusive live commentary on one of the top matches; score flashes throughout the afternoon from five other grounds; scores and results as they come in, with classified checks at 5.0 and 5.45*.
2.10; 2.40; 4.50; 5.40* Racing from Haydock
Featuring commentary by PETER BROMLEY on the two main races of the day:
2.15 The Embassy Hurdle Race Handicap (2m)
2.45 The Embassy Premier Steeplechase Final (2Jm)
Plus results throughout the afternoon from the other meetings, with a classified check at
1.30; 2.25; 3.0; 5.25* Rugby Union Special
GLOUCESTER, the County Champions, meet LANCASHIRE at Vale of Lune in a Championship semi-final which is a repeat of last year's clash. Commentary and reports by PETER WEST and DON MOSEY.
Plus news of the other semi-final - MIDDLESEX, last year's beaten finalists, against WARWICKSHIRE at Richmond.
2.0; 5.25* Cricket
The MCC touring party take a break between the Third and Fourth Tests in India to play the South Zone. CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS reports from Hyderabad on the first day's play.
And at 5.0*
Sports Report
Classified Football at 5.0 and
5.45r; reports and comments on the top football stories of the day; the personalities making the news; Rugby Round-Up at 5.25*; Classified Racing Results at 5.40*.
Plus Motor Racing at 5.30 - latest news of practice for tomorrow's Brazilian Grand Prix, the second race in the 1977 World Championship.
1.30 News/prospects from an featured events
2.0 Cricket; 2.10 Racing
2.25 Rugby Union
2.40 Racing/Football
3.0 Rugby Union/Football score
3.45 Football half-times
3.55 Football commentary
4.42 First Football results
4.50 Racing
5.0 Sports Report
5.25 Rugby Round-Up/Cricket
5.30 Motor Racing
5.40 Classified Racing/Football
Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production


Presented By: Desmond Lynam
Commentary By: Peter Bromley
Unknown: Don Mosey.
Unknown: Christopher Martin-Jenkins

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