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Presented by Jim Rosenthal
1.30; 2.35; 2.45; 3.45; 4.41; 5.0;
5.45*
Football League Special
Exclusive live commentary on the second half of one of the top matches; score flashes throughout the afternoon from the other leading games; results as they come in, with classified checks at 5.0 and
5.45*
1.30; 1.45; 2.9; 4.50* Racing Special
Featuring commentary on four races from two major meetings
Havdock Park:
1.45 Morecambe Handicap (1m)
2.15 Vernon Sprint (6f)
Commentator PETER BROMLEY Sandown Park:
2.0 Marlow Ropes John Skeaping Hurdle (2m)
2.38 Hampton Court Handicap Steeplechase (3m)
Commentator DEREK THOMPSON
Plus results throughout the afternoon from the other meetings, with a classified check at
4.50*
1.30; 2.45; 4.50'
International Tennis
Special
Virginia Wade leads the British team of Sue Barker , Michele Tyler , Sue Mappin and Anne Hobbs in the Carnation Wightman Cup match against the powerful Americans Chris Evert , Billie Jean King , Tracy Austin, Pam Shriver and Jo Anne Russell. Commentary on the final day's play at the Royal Alliert Hall, London, by MAX ROBERTSON and GERALD Williams , with expert analysis by CHRISTINE JANES
1.30; 2.35; 2.43; 4.50*
International Rugby Ireland v New Zealand The Irish face a daunting challenge in Dublin - they have never beaten New Zealand in eight previous meetings. Commentary and reports by GEORGE HAMILTON and IAN ROBERTSON
1.30; 2.0; 2.35* Cricket
Mike Brearley 's England team play South Australia in Adelaide as they warm up for the First Test in a month's time.
CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS reports on the second day's play and talks to the players in the news
Plus news of the World Bowing: Championships at Lake Karapiro, New Zealand And at 5.0*
Sports Report
Classified Football checks at
5.0 and 5.45*; reports and comments on the top stories of the day; the personalities making the news: Rugby Round-up at
5.25*.
Timetable :
1.30 News/prospects from all featured events, including commentary on the 1.45 race at Haydock Park
2.0 Racing from Sandown and llaydock/Cricket
2.35 Rugby/Football/Crieket
2.45 Rugby / Tennis / Football score flashes
3.45 Football half-times
3.55 Football commentary
Rugby and Tennis news
4.42 First Football results
4.50 Classified Racing/Rugby/
Tennis
5.0 Sports Report
5.25 Rugby Round-up
5.45 Classified Football
Events may alter timings
A Radio Sport and OB production

Contributors

Presented By:
Jim Rosenthal
Commentator:
Derek Thompson
Unknown:
Sue Barker
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Michele Tyler
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Sue Mappin
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Anne Hobbs
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Chris Evert
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Billie Jean King
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Pam Shriver
Unknown:
Jo Anne Russell.
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Max Robertson
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Gerald Williams
Unknown:
Christine Janes
Unknown:
George Hamilton
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Ian Robertson
Unknown:
Mike Brearley
Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins

Norrie Paramor and the BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA play the week's most popular tunes from Radio 2 programmes.
Introduced by Tim Gudgin
(Applications to join the voting panel should be addressed to: BBC, Pebble Mill Road, Birmingham B5 7QQ)
Silver Serenade icilh Norrie Paramor and the BBC Midland Radio Orchestra, on the BBC record label, is available from record shops.

Contributors

Unknown:
Norrie Paramor
Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin
Unknown:
Norrie Paramor

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