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Sport on 2

Synopsis

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1500m only (also 202m Scotland) Introduced by Desmond Lynam
Featuring - at the new time of
1.30*
The Boat Race
The 120th Meeting between Oxford and Cambridge
The record to date: Cambridge 67 wins. Oxford 51 with one dead heat in 1877 JOHN SNAGGE and JOHN HINDE follow the race from Putney to Mortlake on board the launch Clivanda, and BRIAN JOHNSTON reports from the Chiswick Bridge
Topolski the coach: p 4
3.0; 3.45; 5.0*
Football League Special
With championship, promotion and relegation issues really hotting up. Sport on 2's team of reporters bring you up-to-the-minute news of all today's matches, second-half commentary on one of them, live score flashes from five other grounds throughout the afternoon, results as they come, and a classified check at 5.0*
2.25; 3.25; 5.45*
Racing: Ascot
Third day of the Ascot Meeting
2.30 2,000 Guineas Trial
3.30 Heinz Steeplechase
Commentator PETER BROMLEY
3.0; 3.35; 5.25"
Knockout Cup Rugby Orrell v London Scottish Coventry v Rosslyn Park
Reports on both semi-finals through the afternoon, and in Rugby Round-Up at 5.25*
4.45*
Sports Report
The classified results at 5.0*, reports and stories behind the day's sporting headlines, top personalities. comment on issues of the moment, and classified racing results at
5.45*
Timetable
1.30 The Boat Race
1.55 Shipping forecast
2.0 Latest news / prospects from all featured events
2.25 Racing
2.35 Boat Race personalities
3.0 Rugby commentary/football flashes
3.25 Racing
3.35 Rugby
3.45 Football half-times
3.55 Football commentary
4.45 Sports report - with the first results
5.0 Classified football
5.25 Rugby Round-Up
5.45 Classified racing
Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By: Desmond Lynam
Unknown: John Snagge
Unknown: John Hinde
Unknown: Brian Johnston
Commentator: Peter Bromley






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