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Olympic Grandstand


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Steve Rider introduces live action from Seoul on the day when athletics gets underway, and the women's individual gymnastics title is decided. Timetable*
12.00 Athletics/Swimming
3.00am Gymnastics/Athletics
5.00am Athletics
6.15am Hockey/Swimming * Timings subject to alteration Athletics
12.00 Heptathlon 100m hurdles
12.30am Start of women's marathon, where Britain is represented by SUSAN TOOBY , ANGELA PAIN and SUE CREHAN
12.50am Men's 100m heats, With CARL LEWIS. BEN JOHNSON and LINFORD CHRISTIE
2.50am Marathon finish
4.25am Men's 100m second round
5.00am Men's 800m first round, the start for
5.40am Women's 3,000m heats
6.10am Men's 20km walk finish
KEVIN COSGROVE at trackside Gymnastics
Women's all-round title
Commentators BARRY DAVIES with MITCH FENNER Swimming
Men's 400m freestyle
Women's 100m butterfly Men's 200m breaststroke
Men's 4 x loom freestyle relay Women's 800m freestyle
Women's 100m breaststroke, in which Britain's MAGGIE
HOHMANN, at 32, competes in her third Olympics. Hockey
A tough task for Britain's women who, in their second match of the tournament, face the European champions, the Netherlands. Commentator


Unknown: Susan Tooby
Unknown: Carl Lewis.
Unknown: Ben Johnson
Unknown: Linford Christie
Unknown: Peter Elliott
Unknown: Tom McKean
Unknown: David Coleman
Unknown: Ron Pickering
Unknown: Stuart Storey
Unknown: Brendan Foster
Unknown: Kevin Cosgrove
Commentators: Barry Davies
Unknown: Mitch Fenner
Unknown: Nigel Starmer-Smith

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