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Grandstand

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Introduced by Steve Rider.
9.05,3.15,3.55,5.00 Commonwealth
Games
Full coverage of the latest action from Victoria, Canada. The athletics programme features five track finals including the men's 200 metres in which England's world championship silver medallist John Regis was expected to be a strong contender. Plus continued coverage and the finish of the women's marathon. Commentary by David Coleman , Stuart Storey , Paul Dickenson and Brendan Foster.
Plus news of the semi-final stage of the badminton singles, the finals of the men's and women's pairs in the bowls programme, finals in cycling and weightlifting, and a roundup of today's other events. Commentary by Barry Davies , Julian Tutt , Hugh Porter and Jim Neilly.
(Further coverage tonight in Commonwealth Games Grandstand at 8.50pm)
SEE THIS WEEK page 12
10.40, 1.40, 2.05, 2.35 Cricket: One-Day
International
Coverage of the second Texaco Trophy one-day international between England and South Africa from Old Trafford. England will no doubt be hoping to follow-up their one-day international victory over New Zealand earlier this season. Commentary by Tony Lewis , Richie Benaud , David Gower , Robin Jackman and Jack Bannister. (Further coverage at 4.55pm on BBC2)
1.00 News; Weather subtitled (news)
1.05, 3.50 Football Focus
Highlights from the first week of the FA Premiership season and a look ahead to today's matches. Introduced by Bob Wilson.
1.55,2.25,3.30 Racing
From Goodwood, featuring races at
2.00,2.30 and 3.40. Commentary by Jim McGrath , Julian Wilson and Jimmy Lindley.
4.45 Final Score
Comprehensive roundup of the day's results and reports on key games.
9.00-1.00

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Unknown: John Regis
Commentary By: David Coleman
Commentary By: Stuart Storey
Commentary By: Paul Dickenson
Commentary By: Brendan Foster.
Commentary By: Barry Davies
Commentary By: Julian Tutt
Commentary By: Hugh Porter
Commentary By: Jim Neilly.
Commentary By: Tony Lewis
Commentary By: Richie Benaud
Commentary By: David Gower
Commentary By: Robin Jackman
Commentary By: Jack Bannister.
Introduced By: Bob Wilson.
Commentary By: Jim McGrath
Commentary By: Julian Wilson
Commentary By: Jimmy Lindley.

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