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1500m only (also 202mScotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Introduced by Alan Parry
1.35, 2.10, 2.40, 5.0, 5.45, 6.0* International Cricket
The Prudential Cup An important day in cricket's first-ever World Cup competition with today's matches deciding who goes through to Wednesday's semi-finals., England v East Africa at Edgbaston
Australia v West Indies at The Oval
India v New Zealand at Old Trafford
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Trent Bridge
Commentary and reports from JOHN ARLOTT , BRIAN JOHNSTON , DON MOSEY, TONY COZIER , HENRY BLOFELD and ALAN RICHARDS.
1.45, 2.10, 2.40, 5.0* International
Show Jumping
The Benson and Hedges Championship
The second day of Europe's richest show jumping event, staged in the grounds of Cardiff Castle. Many of the world's top riders, including DAVID BROOME and PADDY MCMAHON, are competing for prize money totalling £18,000.
Commentary and reports by DEREK THOMPSON and expert analysis by top show jumper ALISON DAWES.
1.40, 2.10, 2.40, 5.0. 6.0*
International Tennis The French Championships
The world's biggest hard-court event reaches its final stages with prize money totalling £70,000 at stake. Commentary and reports from the Stade Roland Garros by MAURICE EDELSTON and FRED PERRY.
1.50, 2.0, 2.25, 5.45*
Racing from York
The Timeform Charity Day, featuring the f5,000 William Hill Gold Trophy.
2.0 The Cavo Doro Plate (6f)
2.30 The William Hill Gold Trophy (6f)
Commentator PETER BROMLEY
Plus results from other meetings throughout the afternoon. News, too. of the Le Mans 24-hour race, the Martini international golf club tournament, the Rugby Union international between New Zealand and Scotland, and the Rugby League international between Australia and Wales.
Timetable :
1.30 News and prospects, including cricket scoreboard.,
2.0 Racing
2.10 Cricket/Show Jumping/ Tennis
2.25 Racing
2.40 Cricket/Show Jumping/ Tennis/Motor Sport
5.0 Round-up: 5.25 Rugby
5.30 Motor Sport
5.45 Classified Racing/Cricket
6.0 Cricket/Tennis
Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By:
Alan Parry
Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Tony Cozier
Unknown:
Henry Blofeld
Unknown:
Derek Thompson
Unknown:
Alison Dawes
Unknown:
Maurice Edelston
Unknown:
Fred Perry
Commentator:
Peter Bromley

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