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Sport on 2

on BBC Radio 2

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1
Presented by Desmond Lynam
1.30; 3.45; 5.0; 5.45*
Football League
Exclusive live commentary on one of the top games: score flashes throughout the afternoon from five other grounds: scores and results as they come in, with classified checks at 5.0 and 5.45*
2.0; 4.50; 5.40*
Racing from Windsor
2.8 The New Year's Day Hurdle Race (2m 30yds)
Commentary by PETER BROMLEY Plus news of the day's racing at Cheltenham, including the
1.50 Bass Handicap Chase, and results throughout the afternoon from the other meetings, with a classified check at 5.40*.
1.30; 2.10; 5.0* Cricket
India v England
CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS reports from Calcutta on the first day's play in the Second Test, and talks to the personalities in the news.
1.30; 2.10; 3.0; 4.50; 5.0; 5.30* Rugby Union
On a day when England, Wales and Ireland are holding trials in preparation for the coming International Championship, CHRIS REA talks to top personalities IAN MCLAUCHLAN (Scotland), DAVID DUCKHAM (England), JOHN TAYLOR (Wales), WILLIE JOHN MCBRIDE (Ireland) and COLIN MEADS. one of New Zealand's all-time greats. They assess the championship prospects and look ahead to the selection of the British Lions' party tour of New Zealand next summer. Plus news of today's trials.
And at 5.0*
Sports Report
Football; reports and comments; personalities; Rugby Round-Up.
1.30 News/prospects from all featured events
2.0 Racing from Windsor
2.10 Cricket/Rugby
2.40 Football
3.0 Rugby/Football score flashes
3.45 Football half-times
3.55 Football commentary
4.42 First Football results
4.50 Rugby/Racing
5.0 Sports Report
5.30 Rugby Round-Up
5.40 Classified Racing/Football
Events may alter timings
A Radio Sports Unit production


Presented By:
Desmond Lynam
Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Ian McLauchlan
David Duckham
John Taylor
Willie John McBride
Colin Meads.

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