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Olympic Grandstand

Synopsis

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.
featuring the latest outstanding action from the XIII Winter Olympic Games
Introduced by David Coleman
12.20*
Football Focus
BOB WILSON looks ahead to this afternoon's important League games and reflects the week's main talking-points.
12.50; 2.55; 4.30; 5.0*
Winter Olympic Games from Lake Placid
The Ladies' Slalom
Live coverage of the final ski-ing event of the Games, with two runs on Whiteface Mountain deciding the medals. Commentator DAVID VINE Ice Hockey
The top four nations from the two qualifying groups meet in vital matches as the Ice Hockey Championship approaches its climax. Commentator ALAN WEEKS
1.35; 2.5; 2.35*
Racing from Stockton
1.45 The Vaux Breweries Great Teesside Handicap Steeplechase (3m 31yds)
2.15 The Palmers Scaffolding Handicap Hurdle Race (2m 176yds)
2.45 The Vaux Breweries Novices' Steeplechase Final (3m 31yds) Commentators
JULIAN WILSON and RICHARD PITMAN
1.55; 2.25* Boxing from the Royal Albert Hall , London British Welterweight Champion Kirkland Laing and the crowd-pleasing heavyweight Joe Awome featured in this week's Mickey Duff-Mike Barrett promotion sponsored by the Daily Star.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
3.45* Half-time Football Scores
3.50*
Rugby League
The State Express Challenge Cup - Second Round
Live second-half coverage of the day's most attractive match in the major knock-out competition of the season. Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40* Final Score
Classified football results, match reports and the latest sports news, including Rugby Union and racing results.
Today's Timetable:
12.20 Football Focus
12.59 Winter Olympics; 1.35 Racing
1.55 Boxing: 2.5 Racing: 2.25 Boxing
2.35 Racing: 2.55 Winter Olympics
3.45 Football Scores
3.59 Rugby League
4.39 Winter Olympics
4.49 Final Score: 5.0 Winter Olympics
* Timings subject to alteration Television presentation:
Football Focus MIKE MURPHY Winter Olympics
AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANY Racing BILL TAYLOR Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS
Producer Grandstand MARTIN HOPKINS Editor Grandstand HAROLD ANDERSON
Sporting Themes (record REn 348, cassette zcn 348) from record shops

Contributors

Introduced By: David Coleman
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Richard Pitman
Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Kirkland Laing
Unknown: Joe Awome
Unknown: Mickey Duff-Mike Barrett
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Commentator: Eddie Waring
Unknown: Mike Murphy
Unknown: Harold Anderson

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