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Sportsnight

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.
Introduced by Harry Carpenter European Football
Action, news and reports from tonight's quarter-final first-leg matches in all three European competitions.
In the European Cup, LIVERPOOL are hosts to BENFICA, while DUNDEE UNITED are away to RAPID VIENNA. Cup Winners' Cup holders ABERDEEN meet UJPEST DOZSA in Budapest, and MANCHESTER UNITED also travel to face a Maradona-inspired BARCELONA. Finally, SPURS and NOTTINGHAM FOREST both play their first-leg games at home to AUSTRIA VIENNA and STURM GRAZ respectively.
Commentators JOHN MOTSON and ALAN PARRY
International Athletics England v Poland
England face a stern test tonight at RAF Cosford against the fiercely competitive Poles.
Victory hopes rest with PETER ELLIOTT in the 1500m, ADE MAFE in the 200m, COLIN REITZ in the steeplechase and the powerful 4 x 400m relay squad of GARY COOK , PHIL BROWN , TODD AND AINSLEY BENNETT , who were bronze medallists in the 1983 World Championship.
Commentators DAVID COLEMAN
RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY
Television presentation: Football FRED VINER
Athletics JOHN SHREWSBURY Producer ROGER MOODY Editor JOHN ROWUNSON
(Athletics organised by the AAA in conjunction with Rank Xerox)

Contributors

Introduced By: Harry Carpenter
Commentators: John Motson
Unknown: Peter Elliott
Unknown: Colin Reitz
Unknown: Gary Cook
Unknown: Phil Brown
Unknown: Ainsley Bennett
Commentators: David Coleman
Unknown: Ron Pickering
Producer: Roger Moody
Editor: John Rowunson






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