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Grandstand

Synopsis

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Introduced by Steve Rider in London and Sue Barker at Longchamp in Paris.

12.20 Football Focus
Gary Lineker looks back at the action from the past week and previews a busy round of World Cup qualifying matches, including England v Poland and Wales v Holland, while Scotland play twice in five days in eastern Europe.
1.00 News
1.05 Motorcycling
Coverage of the British Superbike championship's penultimate meeting of the season at Brands Hatch. Commentary by Barry Nutley.
1.30 Mountain Biking
Action from the World championships in Cairns, Australia, where Dutchman Bart Brentjens is hoping to defend his cross-country crown to add to his gold medal win in Atlanta.
1.50 Racing From Longchamp
Featuring the Prix du Cadran at 3.10, plus today's other races at 2.00 and 3.45. Commentary Peter O'Sullevan, Julian Wilson and Jim McGrath.
Further coverage from Longchamp including the Prix de I'Arc de Triomphe can be seen tomorrow from 1.15pm on BBC2.
From Chepstow, with races at 2.15, 2.50 and 3.25. Commentary by John Hanmer, Richard Pitman and Peter Scudamore.
3.55 Football Half Times
4.00 Rugby Union
Highlights of Italy against Wales from Rome. Commentary by Hugh Llewelyn Davies and JJ Williams.
4.40 Final Score
Stereo

Contributors

Presenter: Steve Rider
Presenter: Sue Barker
Presenter: Gary Lineker
Commentator: Barry Nutley
Commentator: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator: Julian Wilson
Commentator: Jim McGrath
Commentator: John Hanmer
Commentator: Richard Pitman
Commentator: Peter Scudamore
Commentator: Hugh Llewelyn Davies
Commentator: JJ Williams
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: Dave Gordon

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