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Sunday Grandstand


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 John Inverdale.
1.35 Rugby Union Build-Up A look ahead to this afternoon's match.
1.50 Six Nations Rugby France v Ireland Live coverage of this Six Nations
Championship game from the Stade de France, Paris (kick-off 2pm). Ireland, fresh from victories over Scotland and Italy, have not won in Paris since 1972.
Commentary by Nigel Starmer -Smith and Phillip Matthews.
1.50-3.40 (not PDC) (S)
3.40 Athletics Action from the World Cross Country Championships in Portugal, focusing on the men's longcourse event and the women's short-course event over 4km.
Commentary by David Coleman , Brendan Foster and Steve Cram.
4.30 Ski Sunday Coverage of the World Cup Finals in Bormio, Italy, with Hazel Irvine. Commentary by Julian Tutt and Matt Chilton.
5.1D World Snooker Draw The draw to decide this year's World Championship opening matches. Series producer (Ski Sunday) Mark Wilkin Editor Michael Cole (W)


Introduced By: John Inverdale.
Commentary By: Nigel Starmer
Unknown: Phillip Matthews.
Commentary By: David Coleman
Commentary By: Brendan Foster
Commentary By: Steve Cram.
Commentary By: Julian Tutt
Commentary By: Matt Chilton.
Unknown: Mark Wilkin
Editor: Michael Cole

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