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6.30am to 10.10pm with 6.30am Danny Baker
9.30am Ross King
12.30pm Caron Keating
2.30pm Terry Wogan
6.30pm John Inverdale
(All times approximate)
Three days to go and Radio 5's team of Danny Baker,
Ross King, Caron Keating, Terry Wogan and John
Inverdale go from strength to strength as their training programme reaches the peak. Join the 50km walk with Danny. Find out if Steve Backley qualifies in the javelin with Ross King. Ring Caron and choose a record for your favourite competitor. Siesta with Terry and enjoy the women's singles tennis final. Beef up with John Inverdale as he brings the weightier stories from Barcelona.
Today's main events
6.30am - 8.20pm Athletics
8.00am - 10.30 Canoeing
8.30am - 10.30, 3.30pm - 6.30 Equestrian
10.00am - 1.00pm Tennis
Today's highlights
Who can forget the ecstatic Liz McColgan winning the World Championship last year? Today she's favourite to add the Olympic Gold to her collection. Cassius Clay
(later to become Muhammad Ali), Floyd Patterson, Joe
Frazier, George Foreman and Sugar Ray Leonard all gained Olympic Boxing golds. Watch out for Cuba scooping the medals on their return to the Olympic ring - semi-finals today.
Other Sport
England v Pakistan. Fifth Comhill Test. Second day at the Oval.
Leeds v Liverpool. FA Charity Shield at Wembley.

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