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Grandstand

Synopsis

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Introduced by Frank Bough
12.35*
Football Preview
SAM LEITCH introduces the popular lunchtime football spot, with goals and comment by JIMMY HILL.
1.0; 2.40*
International Boxing
The pick of this week's bill at the Royal Albert Hall which features at heavyweight:
Danny McAlinden (British and Commonwealth Champion) v Verne Mclntosh (USA) and at welterweight: John H. Stracey
(British Champion) v
Cubby ' Top Cat' Jackson (USA) Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.15; 1.50; 2.20; 2.50*
Racing from Ascot
1.25 The SGB Handicap Chase (3m)
2.0 SGB Hurdle (2 miles)
2.30 ' Dunkirk ' Handicap Chase (2 miles)
3.0 Hampton Court Handicap (2½m) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and JULIAN WILSON
1.35*
International Skiing from Italy
The best men skiers in the world compete on a spectacular downhill course at Selva di Val Gardena. This is the second downhill event counting towards this season's World Cup.
Commentator DAVID VINE
3.10; 4.10*
European Trampoline Championships from Edinburgh
Trampolinists from nine countries, including strong teams from the USSR and West Germany, are competing in this spectacular event at the Meadowbank Sports Centre.
Commentator RON PICKERING
3.25*
Rugby League
Warrington v Castleford
The second half of this second-round match in the John Player competition.
Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.35* Final Score: Football, racing and rugby results, the action highlights and news, together with the Grandstand Score-Draw Check.
Today's Timetable
12.35 Football Preview
1.0 International Boxing
1.15 Racing from Ascot
1.35 International Skiing
1.50 Racing from Ascot
2.18 Sports Round-up
2.20 Racing from Ascot
2.49 International Boxing
2.50 Racing from Ascot
3.10 Trampoline Championships
3.25 Rugby League
4.5 Football results
4.10 Trampoline Championships
4.35 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events. Television presentation: Boxing BOB I.UNCAN
Racing RICHARD TILLING
Skiing ITALIAN TELEVISION SERVICE Trampoline DAVID KENNING
Rugby League RAY LAKELAND
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Grandstand editor ALAN HART
Wendy has her ups and downs: paae 22

Contributors

Introduced By: Frank Bough
Introduces: Sam Leitch
Unknown: Jimmy Hill.
Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Danny McAlinden
Unknown: Verne McLntosh
Unknown: John H. Stracey
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Commentators: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentators: Julian Wilson
Unknown: Val Gardena.
Commentator: Ron Pickering
Commentator: Eddie Waring
Producer: Brian Venner
Editor: Alan Hart

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