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Open Golf
The game's leading players brace themselves for a last charge towards the £15,000 first prize and the title currently held by Jack Nicklaus. Commentary and reports from Don Mosey, Chris Rea, John Fenton and John Helm. Plus interviews with players and personalities

1.30; 2.0; 4.30; 5.30 Spartakiade
Alan Parry and Jim Rosenthal report from Moscow on the opening day of this full-scale dress rehearsal for the 1980 Olympics. Including commentary on the leading athletics events plus news of the day's other major events

1.30; 2.0; 4.50; 5.45* Cricket
From Lord's, reports on the final of the Benson and Hedges Cup between Essex and Surrey. Essex bid for the very first honour in their 103-year history while Surrey go for a repeat of their 1974 victory in this competition

1.30; 2.0; 5.0* Show Jumping
The last day of the Royal International Horse Show at Wembley. Derek Thompson reports on the two big events of the afternoon, the Cator Gas Two-Horse Stakes and the Matthew Norman Top Score Competition

Racing
News of the Irish Oaks from The Curragh and results from all the afternoon's meetings with a classified check at 5.45*

Plus Rugby League: a report on the First Test between New Zealand and Great Britain; Cycling: the Tour de France; Rowing: the National Championships at Holme Pierrepont.

Timetable
1.31 News/Prospects from all featured events
2.0 Open Golf/Cricket/Show Jumping/Racing Results
4.50 Racing/Cricket
5.0 Round-up, including Open Golf
5.45 Classified Racing/Cricket
Events may alter timings

A Radio Sport and OB production

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Rea
Unknown:
John Fenton
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Alan Parry
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Jim Rosenthal
Unknown:
Derek Thompson

Don Davis presents the touring general knowledge Quiz Game. This week from Liverpool. Devised by DON DAVIS Producer
JONATHAN JAMES-MOORE

Contributors

Unknown:
Don Davis
Unknown:
Don Davis
Producer:
Jonathan James-Moore

The week's most popular tunes on Radio 2 played by Norrie Paramor and the BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA
Introduced by Tim Gudgin Producer MICHAEL FORD

Contributors

Played By:
Norrie Paramor
Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin
Producer:
Michael Ford

and the New Million Airs with Chris Marlowe and Colin McGregor in Band Parade with the Brian Lemon Octet Introduced by Carl Sheppard
Producer JACK DABBS

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Marlowe
Unknown:
Colin McGregor
Introduced By:
Carl Sheppard
Producer:
Jack Dabbs

A round-up of the day's sports news including Show Jumping - a report by DEREK THOMPSON on the final evening's round in the Royal International Horse Show at Wembley.

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Thompson

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