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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 featuring
England v
The Republic of Ireland in the European
Soccer Championship from Wembley Stadium
Although statistically unimportant, a winning result in this match is vital for England as they prepare for their Group final matches in Italy in the summer. Commentator on the highlights is
JOHN MOTSON. and Cricket
Australia v England The Third Test from Melbourne
With England losing the Second Test in just four days, and with it the series, the old enemy will be giving no quarter in their bid for a clean sweep.
Television presentation Football
JOHN SHREWSBURY
Cricket 9 NETWORK, Australia w Producer JOHN PHILIPS Editor JONATHAN MARTIN

Contributors

Introduced By: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: John Motson.
Unknown: John Shrewsbury
Producer: John Philips
Editor: Jonathan Martin

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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