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Sportsnight

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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 Steve Rider International Football from Wembley
Highlights of ENGLAND'S match against the NETHERLANDS tonight - a friendly of no little significance. Bobby Robson 's team are destined to meet the Dutch again in Diisseldorf at the European Championship, so a good win here will do wonders for morale. Action also from Dublin where another of England's summer rivals, the REPUBLIC OF IRELAND, were playing ROMANIA.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON World Skating from Budapest
A tremendous night in prospect in the pairs free programme, with the new Olympic champions
EKATERINA GORDEEVA and SERGEI GRINKOV now bidding to retain their world title. Britain's entry is again
CHERYL PEAKE and ANDREW NAYLOR and LISA AND
NEIL CUSHLEY.
Commentator ALAN WEEKS Plus the rest of the sporting news from home and abroad. Plus a look ahead to the world title fights in Belfast at the weekend and at Wembley on Tuesday.
TV presentation:
Football JOHN SHREWSBURY Skating MTV, Hungary
Assistant editor GRAHAM FRY Producer CHARLES BALCHIN Editor JOHN ROWLINSON
Video: McGuigan v Pedroza
The WBA World Featherweight
Championship, June 1985BBCVI B5027, from retailers

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Bobby Robson
Commentator: John Motson
Commentator: Sergei Grinkov
Unknown: Cheryl Peake
Unknown: Andrew Naylor
Unknown: Neil Cushley.
Producer: Charles Balchin
Editor: John Rowlinson

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