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Olympic Grandstand

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Hazel Irvine and Steve Cram , with Sharron Davies and Steve Redgrave , kick off the coverage from the world's greatest sporting event.
8.00-10.45 Swimming Live coverage of the men's and women's heats, with Australia's Ian Thorpe and the USA's
Michael Phelps both in action for the first time this morning.
8.00 Men's 400m individual medley.
8.30 Women's 100m butterfly.
8.55 Men's 400m freestyle.
9.40 Women's 400m IM.
10.15 Men's 100m breaststroke.
10.40 Women's 4xl00m freestyle.
800-10.15 Rowing Matthew Pinsent begins his campaign for a fourth Olympic gold in the coxless fours.
8.10 Women's pairs heats.
8.30 Men's pairs heats.
9.50 Men's fours heats.
10.45 Cycling The five-hour men's road race begins.
1L30 Boxing Ringside coverage of the middleweight division.
Plus judo, badminton, beach volleyball, table tennis, hockey and the latest news from other sporting events. DIGITAL AND INTERNET VIEWERS: additional coverage available via the red handset button or at www.bbc.co.uk/olympics
Interactive TV planner: centre pages

Contributors

Unknown: Steve Cram
Unknown: Sharron Davies
Unknown: Steve Redgrave
Unknown: Ian Thorpe
Unknown: Michael Phelps
Unknown: Matthew Pinsent






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