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: Breakfast

With Bill Turnbull and Kate Sanderson. Continues on BBC2. Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Turnbull
Unknown: Kate Sanderson.

: Olympic Grandstand

Introduced by Hazel Irvine and Steve Cram.
8.00 Canoeing Six finals take place on day 14 of the Games, and Sydney medallist
Tim Brabants is hoping again to have reached the final of the men's Kl 1,000 event for Team GB.
8.35 Athletics The climax of the men's 50km walk, an event in which Chris Maddocks became an unlikely hero four years ago when he finished almost an hour after the winner.
8.50 Mountain Biking The women's cross-country race rides over the rough terrain of the Parnitha course. Italy's
Paola Pezzo has won the race on both of the previous occasions that it has featured in the Olympics. Commentary Hugh Porter and Gary Foorde. U.00 Modem Pentathlon There are high hopes of British success in this event, in which Kate Allenby and Georgina Harlandflythe flag for Britain in the hope of succeeding Stephanie Cook as gold medallist. Shooting and fencing are this morning's disciplines.
11.25 Boxing The semi-finals of all 11 weight categories are contested today, beginning with the flyweight, featherweight and light-welterweight divisions. Jim Neilly and Richie Woodhall report from ringside.
12.20 Modem Pentathlon/Boxing The swimming element of the pentathlon, plus more from the Olympic Boxing Hall. DIGITAL AND INTERNET VIEWERS: extra coverage available via the red handset buttonoratwww.bbc.co.uk/olympics including 11.00 News; Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Hazel Irvine
Introduced By: Steve Cram.
Unknown: Tim Brabants
Unknown: Chris Maddocks
Unknown: Paola Pezzo
Unknown: Hugh Porter
Unknown: Gary Foorde.
Unknown: Kate Allenby
Unknown: Georgina Harlandflythe
Unknown: Stephanie Cook
Unknown: Jim Neilly
Unknown: Richie Woodhall

: BBC News

Weather

: Olympic Grandstand

With Craig Doyle and Jill Douglas.
1.40 Boxing The heavyweight semi-final from this morning.
2.10 Equestrian/Modern
Pentathlon/Basketball
Nick Skelton , in his fifth Games, is on the medal hunt in the showjumping final, while Robert Smith , son of notorious 70s rider Harvey Smith , makes his Olympic debut. Plus the riding event in the pentathlon and women's basketball semis.
4.20 Modem Pentathlon The running phase, contested over 3,000m, concludes this gruelling quintet of disciplines. Including 3.20 News; Weather Regional News

Contributors

Unknown: Craig Doyle
Unknown: Jill Douglas.
Unknown: Nick Skelton
Unknown: Robert Smith
Unknown: Harvey Smith

: Olympic Report

Sue Barker and Steve Rider round up news of British interest in today's events.
5.05 Hockey The third place play-off in the men's hockey, won in 2000 by Australia.
5.40 Boxing Action from the light-flyweight semis. DIGITAL AND INTERNET VIEWERS: extra coverage available via the red handset buttonoratwww.bbc.co.uk/olympics

: BBC News

With George Alagiah and Sian Williams. including a weather summary and sport.

Contributors

Unknown: George Alagiah
Unknown: Sian Williams.

: Regional news magazine

Details on Monday
Followed by Weather with Darren Bett.

Contributors

Unknown: Darren Bett.

: Olympic Grandstand

An important night of track and field action from Athens as the 28th Games near their end, with a round-up of other events reaching their denouement.
7.00-8.55 Athletics The women's track events form the climax of the evening, while the women'sjavelin final is also taking place.
7.00 Men's 4x400m round one. The British quartet will be looking to continue their successful record in the event.
7.30 Men's 110m hurdles final. US veteran Allen Johnson
should be a strong contender for the gold.
7.50 Women's 10,000m final. Ethiopia will be hoping to prolong their recent run of success in the 10,000m, a race in which world champion Berhane Adere will be among the favourites.
8.45 Women's 4xl00m final. The fleet-footed French squad are aiming to add Olympic gold to their world title.
8.55 Football/Hockey/Boxing Highlights of the men's football bronze medal match, as well as the men's hockey final and action from the boxing semi-finals.
Presented by Sue Barker and Steve Rider , with Michael Johnson , Jonathan Edwards and Colin Jackson.
Executive producer Martin Hopkins ; Executive editor Dave Gordon DIGITAL AND INTERNET VIEWERS: digital satellite and cable viewers can choose from four extra Olympic events, and Freeview viewers from two extra events, by pressing the red handset button. Internet users can watch five streams of live footage atwww.bbc.co.uk/olympics

Contributors

Unknown: Allen Johnson
Unknown: Berhane Adere
Presented By: Sue Barker
Presented By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Michael Johnson
Unknown: Jonathan Edwards
Unknown: Colin Jackson.
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: Dave Gordon

: BBC News

With Fiona Bruce. 10.25 Regional News
Followed by Weather with Darren Bett.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Bruce.
Unknown: Darren Bett.

: Olympics Today

Pentathletes Kate Allenby and Georgina Harland had their sights set on emulating the gold-medal achievement of Stephanie Cook in Sydney, while canoeist Tim Brabants carried British medal hopes in the men's Kl 1,000 event. Plus a round-up of the night's athletics. Clare Balding and Craig Doyle look back on day 14 of the Games. www.bbc.co.uk/olympics

Contributors

Unknown: Kate Allenby
Unknown: Georgina Harland
Unknown: Stephanie Cook
Unknown: Tim Brabants
Unknown: Craig Doyle

: The Legend

Martial arts comedy starring Jet Li.
When "Tiger" Lei offers the hand of his daughter to whoever can beat his wife in a martial arts competition, talented young Fong Sai-Yuk decides to take up the challenge. In Cantonese with English subtitles. Review page 52.
Director Yuen Kwai (1993, 15)
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Unknown: Jet Li.
Unknown: Fong Sai-Yuk
Director: Yuen Kwai
Fong: Sai-Yuk Jet U
TingTing: Li Jai-Xing
Mother Fong: Josephine Siao
Father Fong: Chu Kong
Tiger Lei: Chan Sung-Yun
Lei Siu-Huan: Sibelle Hu

: BBC News 24









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