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Grandstand

Synopsis

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Introduced by Frank Bough
12.35*
Football Preview
SAM LEITCH introduces goals, news and views, with comment and analysis from JIMMY HILL.
12.55; 1.25; 1.55; 2.35* Racing from Cheltenham
1.0 Daily Express Triumph Hurdle Trial (2 m, 200 yds)
1.35 Cheltenham Trial Hurdle (2 miles and 200 yards)
2.10 The Massey-Ferguson Gold Cup Handicap Chase (21 miles)
A first prize of over £6,500 has attracted top chasers from England, Scotland and Ireland, including the 1973 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner, The Dickler.The race has been won five times by English runners and four times by the Irish in its nine-year history.
2.40 Whaddon Pattern Chase (3 miles and 1 furlong)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
Reporter JULIAN WILSON
1.10*
International
Amateur Boxing England v Hungary
Highlights of this week's international at the Royal Albert Hall. Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.45; 2.20; 2.50; 4.10* Athletics
The Cosford Games
The first major indoor meeting of the season and the last opportunity for Britain's Commonwealth Games athletes to get top-class competition before leaving in January for New Zealand.
Among those taking part are: DAVID JENKINS , CHRIS MONK, COLIN CAMPBELL , JIM AUKETT , MIKE BULL, SONIA LANNAMAN. Organised by the Midland Counties AAA in association with Philips Electrical Commentators RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY
3.15*
Rugby League from Headingley
Leeds v Warrington
The second half of today's semi-final in the Captain Morgan Trophy Competition.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.0* Football Results
The Grandstand Football check with the results as they come off the teleprinter.
4.40* Final Score: football, racing and rugby results, with action highlights and Score Draw Check.
Timetable: 12.35 Football Preview
12.55 Racing; 1.10 Amateur Boxing
1.25 Racing; 1.45 Athletics
1.55 The Massey-Ferguson Gold Cup
2.20 Athletics; 2.35 Racing
2.50 Athletics; 3.15 Rugby League
4.0 Football Results; 4.40 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration. Television presentation: Racing BARRIE EDGAR
Athletics ALAN MOUNCER
Rugby League RAY LAKELAND
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Grandstand editor ALAN HART

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Introduces: Sam Leitch
Unknown: Jimmy Hill.
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentators: Clive Graham
Reporter: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Albert Hall.
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: David Jenkins
Unknown: Colin Campbell
Unknown: Jim Aukett
Unknown: Sonia Lannaman.
Commentators: Ron Pickering
Commentators: Stuart Storey
Commentator: Eddie Waring
Unknown: Barrie Edgar
Unknown: Athletics Alan Mouncer
Producer: Brian Venner
Editor: Alan Hart

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