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Olympics 80


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with John Dunn
The pick of the sporting action from Moscow plus the best of Radio 2 music
Athleties - The STEVE OVETT-SEBASTIAN COE clash continues in the 1500m semi-finals. Two finals - the men's hammer and the women's long jump. Commentary by ALAN PARRY Boxing - Semi-finals day. LIAM NOLAN reports on the remaining British hopes. Analysis from HENRY COOPER.
All the news at home including Racing - commentary by PETER BROMLEY on the two feature events at Glorious Goodwood
3.40 £30,000 Goodwood Cup (2m 5f)
4.15 £18,000 King George Stakes (5f)


Unknown: John Dunn
Unknown: Steve Ovett-Sebastian Coe
Commentary By: Alan Parry
Unknown: Liam Nolan
Unknown: Henry Cooper.
Unknown: Peter Bromley

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