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Grandstand

Synopsis

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featuring the Rugby League Cup Final Castleford v Wigan Introduced by Frank Bough direct from the Empire Stadium, Wembley
Outside broadcast cameras bring you the whole of today's big match, followed by the presentation of the Cup and medals by The Earl of Derby
President of the Rugby League
1.0*
Amateur Boxing: The ABA Championship Finals
Highlights of last night's big boxing occasion at the Empire Pool, Wembley.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.20*; 1.50*; 2.25*
Racingfrom Kempton Park
1.30 Bendigo Handicap (1 mile)
2.0 Minting Stakes (5 furloyigs)
2.35 Mark Lane Jubilee Handicap (11 miles)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
TV presentation by DENNIS MONGER
1.35*; 2.5*; 4.45* Athletics
Oxford v Cambridge
Outside broadcast coverage of today's 96th University match.
Commentators at Crystal Palace NORRIS and ROSS MCWHIRTER TV presentation by RICHARD tilling
2.40*
Rugby League Cup Final Castleford v Wigan
Castleford, last season's Cup holders, are making their third Wembley appearance. Wigan, who have won the Cup seven times, are making their eleventh appearance at Wembley.
Commentator EDDIE WARING TV presentation by RAY LAKELAND
Grandstand Timetable
Results Service
1.0 Boxing at Wembley
1.20 Racing from Kempton Park
1.35 Athletics from Crystal Palace
1.50 Racing from Kempton Park
2.5 Athletics from Crystal Palace
2.25 Racing from Kempton Park
2.40 Rugby League Cup Final
4.45 Athletics from Crystal Palace
5.5 Results Service
Grandstand presented for television by BRIAN VENNER and NICK HUNTER
Edited by ALAN HART
(Yorks v Lancs at Wembley: page 12)

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentators: Clive Graham
Unknown: Dennis Monger
Unknown: Ross McWhirter
Commentator: Eddie Waring

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