Sport on Freeview Issue 6 26.08.17

Issue 5
This Week’s Contents:
Listings for Week Ahead
Hello, welcome to this week’s blog. Plenty of sport to watch out for this week – including the Women’s Rugby World Cup LIVE tonight on ITV!!!  And look out for FreeSports launching on Channel 95 this Thursday – plenty of Live Sport ahead.

Saturday August 26th 2017:
05:35 – 06:00
Channel Four
The Andorra Ultra Trail.

06:00 – 06:30
Channel Four
The Grid.

09:25 – 10:20
ITV
ITV Racing Live: The Opening Show.

09:55 – 11:25
Channel F12:00 – 13:00
BBC One
Football Focus – With Dan Walker.

13:15 – 14:00
BBC One
Athletics
Diamond League Highlights from Zurich

13:30 – 15:55
ITV
ITV Racing: Live from York and Goodwood.

14:00 – 17:30
BBC One
Rugby League Challenge Cup Final LIVE
Hull FC v Wigan Warriors

14:45 – 17:30
BT Showcase
BT Sport Score. Live updates from around the grounds. Coverage ends at 5pm on BT Sport 1, but continues on BT Showcase.

15:15 – 19:15
ITV4
Darts – The PDC World Series of Darts continues with Day 2 of the World Series from Perth LIVE

16:20 – 17:20
BBC Two
Final Score – Presenter Jason Mohammad introduces all the latest scores and results.
19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket Highlights. England v West Indies in the 2nd Test.

19:15 – 22:15
ITV
Women’s Rugby World Cup Final LIVE
Great that ITV have moved this to the main channel – I hope it gets a great viewing figure.

21:00 – 22:00
Channel Five
Football on 5: The Championship – Colin Murray presents highlights of this weekend’s games in the SkyBet Championship.

22:00 – 22:30
Channel Five
Football on 5: Goal Rush – All the goals from the weekend’s games in SkyBet Leagues 1 and 2.

22:25 – 23:55
BBC One
Match of the Day – Gary Lineker introduces highlights from the day’s Premier League matches, which include Manchester United v Leicester City.

Sunday August 20th 2017:
13:30 – 14:50
BBC Two
Athletics
Birmingham Grand Prix – Diamond League action LIVE.

14:50 – 17:10
BBC One
Athletics
Birmingham Grand Prix – Diamond League action LIVE.

19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket Highlights. England v West Indies in the 2nd Test.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Action from stage 2 of the Vuelta a Espana, a 203.4 km flat stage from Nimes to Gruissan. It is one of the few opportunities in this year’s race for the sprinters, but with a long run along the coast, crosswinds may play a part. Presented by Gary Imlach, with commentary by Ned Boulting and David Millar, and reporter Daniel Friebe.

20:00 – 23:30
ITV4
Darts – The PDC World Series of Darts continues with day three of the Melbourne Darts Masters, featuring the semi-finals and final. Presented by Adam Peacock, with commentary by Stuart Pyke, Rod Harrington and Mark Bosnich.

22:35 – 23:45
BBC One
Match of the Day 2 – Including highlights of Tottenham Hotspur v Burnley.

Monday August 28th 2017:
19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket Highlights. England v West Indies in the 2nd Test.

Tuesday August 29th 2017:

13:00 – 14:00
BBC Two
Badminton – World Championships action.

13:00 – 15:30
BBC Red Button
Boxing LIVE – World Amateur Boxing Championships.

19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket Highlights. England v West Indies in the 2nd Test.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 10

Wednesday August 30th 2017:
00:00 – 01:00
Channel Five
Moto GP Highlights – British Grand Prix.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 11

22:45 – 23:15
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Stuart Pearce.

Thursday August 31st 2017:
10:45 – 12:45
FreeSports
Live NRL – Cowboys v Broncos
The first live sport on FreeSports, the new sports Channel for Freeview.

12:45 – 13:15
FreeSports
The FA Classic Collection

13:15 – 14:15
FreeSports
Skegness – Brisca F1 Stock Car Racing

16:30 – 17:30
FreeSports
The Magic of the FA Cup.

17:00 – 19:30
BBC Red Button
Boxing LIVE – World Amateur Boxing Championships.

17:30 – 18:30
FreeSports
The Magic of the FA Cup.

18:30 – 19:30
FreeSports
Xiamen Marathon 2017

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 12

19:30 – 23:00
BBC Red Button
Radio 5 Live Transfer Deadline Day

20:00 – 22:00
FreeSports
NRL – Cowboys v Broncos. Replay from earlier today.

21:00 – 22:00
ITV4
Classic TT – A celebration of motorcycling past and present.

22:00 – 22:30
BBC Two
MOTD – The Premier League Show

22:00 – 23:00
FreeSports
BVB World. Borussia Dortmund Magazine show.

22:45 – 23:15
BBC One
Football Focus – Transfer Deadline Day

Friday September 1st 2017:
17:00 – 19:30
BBC Red Button
Boxing LIVE – World Amateur Boxing Championships.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 13

19:15 – 22:00
ITV
Football LIVE – Malta v England. World Cup Qualifier.

19:30 – 20:00
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Stuart Pearce.

19:30 – 21:30
BBC Red Button
Rugby Union Pro 14 LIVE – Round 1, Cardiff Blues v Edinburgh.

20:00 – 21:00
ITV4
Classic TT – A celebration of motorcycling past and present.

21:00 – 23:00
Spike
Impact Wrestling

22:40 – 23:45
ITV
Football Highlights – Malta v England. World Cup Qualifier.

23:40 – 00:10
BBC One
The NFL Show

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Sport on Freeview Issue 5 19.08.17

Issue 5
This Week’s Contents:
Listings for Week Ahead
Hello, welcome to this week’s blog. Plenty of sport to watch out for this week – will add updates during the week if any more sport appears.  Chris

Saturday August 19th 2017:
06:15 – 06:45
Channel Four
Mini Challenge action from Brands Hatch.

06:45 – 07:40
Channel Four
Triathlon. The Long Course Weekend.

10:00 – 11:00
ITV4
ITV Racing Live: The Opening Show.

12:00 – 13:00
BBC One
Football Focus – Dan Walker and guests look ahead to the second round of fixtures in the Premier League. Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal are all in action on Saturday, while Sunday’s games include a clash between last season’s top two Tottenham and Chelsea and a meeting between newly promoted Huddersfield and Newcastle.

12:20 – 14:30
BBC Sport App/Website
FA Cup – South Shields v Bridlington Town LIVE

13:30 – 16:00
ITV4
ITV Racing: Live from Newmarket and Ripon.

14:30 – 17:30
BBC Red Button
Final Score – Presenter Jason Mohammad introduces all the latest scores and results.

14:45 – 17:30
BT Showcase
BT Sport Score. Live updates from around the grounds. Coverage ends at 5pm on BT Sport 1, but continues on BT Showcase.

17:00 – 19:20
S4C
Sgorio LIVE
The New Saints v Bala Town LIVE

18:00 – 22:00
ITV4
Darts – The PDC World Series of Darts continues with day two of the Melbourne Darts Masters. The semi-finals and final play out on day three. Presented by Adam Peacock, with commentary by Stuart Pyke, Rod Harrington and Mark Bosnich.

21:00 – 22:00
Channel Five
Football on 5: The Championship – Colin Murray presents highlights of this weekend’s games in the SkyBet Championship.

22:00 – 22:30
Channel Five
Football on 5: Goal Rush – All the goals from the weekend’s games in SkyBet Leagues 1 and 2.

22:25 – 23:50
BBC One
Match of the Day – Gary Lineker introduces highlights from the day’s Premier League matches, which include Swansea v Manchester United, Stoke v Arsenal, Liverpool v Crystal Palace, Bournemouth v Watford, Burnley v West Brom, Leicester v Brighton and Southampton v West Ham.

Sunday August 20th 2017:
13:30 – 14:50
BBC Two
Athletics
Birmingham Grand Prix – Diamond League action LIVE.

14:50 – 17:10
BBC One
Athletics
Birmingham Grand Prix – Diamond League action LIVE.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Action from stage 2 of the Vuelta a Espana, a 203.4 km flat stage from Nimes to Gruissan. It is one of the few opportunities in this year’s race for the sprinters, but with a long run along the coast, crosswinds may play a part. Presented by Gary Imlach, with commentary by Ned Boulting and David Millar, and reporter Daniel Friebe.

20:00 – 23:30
ITV4
Darts – The PDC World Series of Darts continues with day three of the Melbourne Darts Masters, featuring the semi-finals and final. Presented by Adam Peacock, with commentary by Stuart Pyke, Rod Harrington and Mark Bosnich.

22:30 – 23:30
BBC One
Match of the Day 2 – Including highlights of Tottenham v Chelsea.

Monday August 21st 2017:
00:05 – 01:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket. England v West Indies Highlights

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 3

23:15 – 00:00
BBC One
The Super League Show. Super 8 highlights.

Tuesday August 22nd 2017:

00:05 – 01:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket. England v West Indies Highlights

13:00 – 13:45
BBC Two
The Super League Show. Super 8 highlights.

16:30 – 19:30
ITV4
Rugby Union. Women’s Rugby World Cup Semi Final 1 LIVE

19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
World Rally Highlights. From Germany.

19:30 – 22:00
ITV4
Rugby Union. Women’s Rugby World Cup Semi Final 1 LIVE

22:00 – 23:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 4

Wednesday August 23rd 2017:
13:30 – 16:00
ITV
ITV Racing LIVE
Day 1 of the York Ebor Festival

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 5

20:00 – 21:00
ITV4
British Superbikes. Action from Cadwell Park.

22:00 – 23:30
Channel Five
Football. League Cup Second Round Highlights

22:40 – 23:40
ITV
UEFA Champions League Highlights – Play Off Round.

22:45 – 23:15
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Cricketer Heather Knight.

23:40 – 01:00
ITV
British Touring Cars – Highlights from Round 7.

Thursday August 24th 2017:
13:30 – 16:00
ITV
ITV Racing LIVE
Day 2 of the York Ebor Festival

16:30 – 19:30
BBC Red Button
Test Match Special 60th Anniversary Match
LIVE From Leeds. Celebrities and former players go head to head.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 6

20:00 – 21:00
ITV4
World Superbikes Highlights – From Round 9 in Germany.

22:00 – 22:30
BBC Two
MOTD – The Premier League Show – news and highlights.

Friday August 25th 2017:
08:55 – 10:35
Channel Four
Formula 1 LIVE – Belgian Grand Prix Practice 1

12:55 – 14:35
Channel Four
Formula 1 LIVE – Belgian Grand Prix Practice 2

13:30 – 16:00
ITV
ITV Racing LIVE
Day 3 of the York Ebor Festival

14:20 – 19:00
BBC Red Button
Equestrianism – European Snowboarding Championships

14:35 – 15:00
Channel Four
F1 Meets Claire Williams

18:30 – 19:00
ITV4
The Darts Show.

19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Test Cricket. First day of 2nd Test. England v West Indies.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Vuelta a Espana Stage 7

19:30 – 20:00
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Cricketer Heather Knight.

20:00 – 00:00
ITV4
Darts – Day 1 of the World Series of Darts from Perth.

21:00 – 23:00
Spike
Impact Wrestling. Weekly Wrestling action.

Sport on Freeview Issue 4 12.08.17

Issue 4
This Week’s Contents:
Listings for Week Ahead
Hello, welcome to this week’s blog. Plenty of sport to watch out for this week – look out for Premier League Rewind on BBC Red Button on Tuesday, going back 25 years to the first Premier League matchday!
Saturday August 12th 2017:
06:10 – 06:40
Channel Four
Adventure and Trail Running: UK Challenge – Historic Stirling in Scotland is the venue as 54 teams take on three days of physical and mental challenges, ranging from running and canoeing to anagrams and riddles. Kate Borsay presents, with commentary from Patrick Winterton.

06:40 – 07:05
Channel Four
Mobil 1 The Grid – Motorsport series. IndyCar’s star explain the art of Oval Racing, and Max Verstappen talks about his move from Karting to Formula 1. Plus, a chat with GT Masters race team Zakspeed and highlights from Spa 24 Hours and Rally Finland.

07:05 – 07:35
Channel Four
Motor Sport: British GT – Action from the penultimate round of the 2017 British GT Championship from Brands Hatch in Kent.

09:00 – 10:00
ITV4
ITV Racing Live: The Opening Show.

09:30 – 12:00
BBC One
World Athletics Championships 2017 – Gabby Logan presents live coverage from the World Championships in London, and Team GB’s women will expect to qualify for the 4x100m relay final. Favourites the USA and Jamaica will also be hoping to avoid any mistakes in the heats. In the men’s 4x100m relay meanwhile, Usain Bolt and his Jamaican team-mates will be looking to secure a place in this evening’s final, while CJ Ujah spearheads a strong British quartet. Coverage continues on BBC Two, midday-12.30pm.

12:30 – 16:30
ITV4
ITV Racing: Live from Ascot – Francesca Cumani and Oli Bell are at Ascot for the Shergar Cup – a race day like no other involving teams of jockeys from Great Britain, Europe, and the rest of the world. There are also two races at Haydock and the Sweet Solera Stakes from Newmarket. Analysis comes from Hayley Turner and Jason Weaver, additional reporting from Matt Chapman and commentary by Mark Johnson. 1.05 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Dash Handicap Stakes. 1.40 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Stayers Handicap Stakes. 1.55 Haydock: The Betfred Haydock Park Ladies’ Trophy Handicap Stakes. 2.15 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Challenge Handicap Stakes. 2.30 Haydock: The Betfred Rose of Lancaster Stakes. 2.50 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Mile Handicap Stakes. 3.25 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Classic Handicap Stakes. 3.40 Newmarket: The Sweet Solera Stakes. 4.00 Ascot: The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Sprint Handicap Stakes.

14:30 – 17:30
BBC Red Button
Final Score – Presenter Jason Mohammad introduces all the latest scores and results on the opening weekend of the new Premier League season. Chelsea begin their title defence at home to Burnley, while Premier League debutants Huddersfield Town and Brighton & Hove Albion face Crystal Palace and Manchester City respectively.

14:45 – 17:30
BT Showcase
BT Sport Score. Live updates from around the grounds on the opening weekend of the Premier League season. Coverage ends at 5pm on BT Sport 1, but continues on BT Showcase.

18:30 – 22:10
BBC One
World Athletics Championships 2017 – Gabby Logan introduces more coverage from London, with events including the women’s 100m hurdles and high jump finals, as well the men’s 5,000m and 4x100m relay. This will be Usain Bolt and Mo Farah’s final events on the track at a major championships. Mo switches his focus to the marathon from next year.

16:30 – 18:30
BBC Sport App/Website
Euro Hockey Women’s Championship Final

19:00 – 23:00
ITV4
World Series Of Darts: Auckland – Day 2 of action.

19:00 – 00:15
BBC Red Button
Golf: PGA Championship – Eilidh Barbour introduces live coverage of the year’s final golf major, the US PGA Championship, from Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina. Commentary comes from Peter Alliss and Ken Brown, Maureen Madill and Mark James.

21:00 – 22:00
Channel Five
Football on 5: The Championship – Colin Murray presents highlights of this weekend’s games in the SkyBet Championship.

22:00 – 22:30
Channel Five
Football on 5: Goal Rush – All the goals from the weekend’s games in SkyBet Leagues 1 and 2.

22:00 – 01:00
Spike
Impact ONO: GFW Amped Anthology Pt 1 – Pro wrestling action, and things come to a head tonight as LAX’s newest member, Low Ki, takes on Global Force Wrestling champion Alberto El Patron. Plus, Bobby Lashley clashes with Matt Sydal, with the winner getting their respective title shot granted. After more than a year out, Gail Kim returns to competitive action as she takes on Sienna, the Unified Knockouts Champion. The Super X Cup reaches its climax as Dezmond Xavier takes on NOAH’s own Taiji Ishimori. Sonjay Dutt, having vowed to take back what he believes is rightfully his – the X-Division Title ‘stolen’ from him by Trevor Lee – gets the opportunity to right the perceived wrong.

22:30 – 00:00
BBC One
Match of the Day – Gary Lineker introduces highlights from the Premier League’s opening weekend, including Watford v Liverpool, Chelsea v Burnley, Everton v Stoke, Crystal Palace v Huddersfield, Southampton v Swansea, West Brom v Bournemouth and Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City, as well as Friday night’s curtain-raiser between Arsenal and Leicester.

Sunday August 13th 2017:
07:35 – 13:40
BBC Red Button
Athletics: World Championships – Race Walks
Live coverage of the race walking events from the World Championships in London.

10:25 – 11:25
Channel Five
Football – The Championship. Repeat from Saturday evening.

11:00 – 18:15
ITV4
British Touring Car Championship Live – The BTCC heads to Knockhill for rounds 19, 20 and 21, with reigning champion Gordon Shedden leading the standings by just two points. The Honda driver will be looking to increase his slender lead at the top of the championship at his home circuit of Knockhill in Scotland after Team BMW’s Rob Collard and Colin Turkington made up ground at Snetterton last time out. Shedden will also be keeping a close eye on Ashley Sutton who claimed two race wins at Snetterton – the Subaru driver has the most race wins to his name this season and is only 11 points off top spot. Presented by Steve Rider and Louise Goodman, with commentary from David Addison, Tim Harvey, Richard John Neil, Paul O’Neill and Phil Glew.

11:25 – 11:55
Channel Five
Football – Goal Rush. Repeat from Saturday evening.

12:15 – 13:00
BBC Two
MOTD2 Extra. Mark Chapman and guests digest the talking points from Saturday’s matches and preview Sunday’s two Premier League fixtures. Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur begin their campaign at promoted Newcastle United – his side will be looking to avenge the humiliating 5-1 defeat they suffered the last time they travelled to St James’ Park. The final game of the opening weekend sees Manchester United take on West Ham at Old Trafford.

13:00 – 16:30
BBC Two
World Athletics Championships 2017 – Live coverage of the final of the men’s 20km walk, introduced by Gabby Logan. British hopes rest on the shoulders of Tom Bosworth, who is looking to replicate his superb recent form in the capital at the World Championships – he broke the world record over a mile here at the recent Anniversary Games.

13:40 – 16:15
BBC Red Button
Athletics: World Championships – Race Walks
Live coverage of the race walking events from the World Championships in London.

14:00 – 16:45
ITV
Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 Live – World Cup favourites England play their second Pool B game against Italy in Dublin, having met six months ago in the Six Nations. Then, England were comfortable 29-15 winners – and captain Sarah Hunter will be hoping to lead her side to a repeat performance. Jill Douglas is joined by 2014 World Cup winner Maggie Alphonsi and David Flatman for live coverage, with commentary from Nick Mullins and former England captain Catherine Spencer.

17:00 – 19:20
S4C (watch via BBC Iplayer)
Sgorio – Dylan Ebenezer, Nicky John, Owain Tudur Jones and the red-button boys are at Jenner Park for the start of the Welsh Premier League’s 25th anniversary season, where Aberstwyth take on Barry Town United. Kick-off is at 5.15.

18:15 – 18:30
ITV4
Football’s Greatest
Series which looks back at the lives and careers of some of world football’s superstars. Dutch maestro Johan Cruyff won the Ballon d’Or three times, created the famous ‘Cruyff Turn’ and had huge success both as a player and manager.

18:30 – 20:00
BBC Two
World Athletics Championships 2017 – Live athletics from the World Championships, hosted by Gabby Logan. It is the final of the men’s high jump, with London 2012 bronze medallist Robbie Grabarz hoping to recapture the form of five years ago. One of the showpiece events of the night is the women’s 5,000m final, in which Brit Laura Muir will be relishing the chance to test herself against a host of African middle-distance stars.

19:00 – 23:00
ITV4
World Series Of Darts: Auckland
The PDC World Series of Darts continues with the semi-finals and final of the Auckland Darts Masters Trophy. Presented by Stephen McIvor, with commentary by Stuart Pyke, Rod Harrington and Glen Larmer.

19:00 – 00:15
BBC Red Button
Golf: PGA Championship – Eilidh Barbour introduces live coverage of the year’s final golf major, the US PGA Championship, from Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina. Commentary comes from Peter Alliss and Ken Brown, Maureen Madill and Mark James.

20:00 – 22:00
BBC One
World Athletics Championships 2017 – Gabby Logan presents live coverage from the final night of the World Championships, including the women’s 800m final, the men’s 1,500m final and the 4x400m relay finals.

22:00 – 00:15
BBC Two
Golf: US PGA Championship – Eilidh Barbour presents live coverage of the final round at the US PGA Championship from Quail Hollow in Charlotte, North Carolina. The US PGA has been won by some of the biggest names in golf, including Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Gary Player. Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy won the Championship in 2012 and 2014, while last year’s winner was American Jimmy Walker. Commentary is by Peter Alliss, Ken Brown, Maureen Madill and Mark James.

22:30 – 23:30
BBC One
Match of the Day 2 – Mark Chapman introduces the best action and reaction from the day’s Premier League matches, plus all of the goals from the opening weekend.

23:30 – 00:15
BBC One
Brendan Foster: A Life in Athletics – A look back at the career of Brendan Foster, who will retire after 37 years as one of the country’s most popular sports commentators following 2017’s World Athletics Championships. The former European 5,000m gold medallist and Commonwealth 10,000m champion began his commentary career in 1980 and has gone on to cover nine Olympic Games for the BBC.

Monday August 14th 2017:
06:00 – 06:05
ITV4
Snooker v Darts

19:00 – 20:00
Channel Five
Moto GP: Austria – The eleventh round of this year’s Moto GP World Championship comes from Austria, whose circuit cuts a path through beautiful Styria. The area’s Murtal region is known for its Alpine terrain, picturesque mountain villages and wonderful peaks, valleys, forests, rivers and lakes. At a length of 4.318km and with 10 turns, the Spielberg Red Bull Ring is a challenge for the best of riders. Italy’s Andrea Iannone claimed victory in the 2016 race, as well as accomplishing the fastest lap time. His countryman Andrea Dovizioso followed closely behind in second place, with Spain’s Jorge Lorenzo taking third place.

23:15 – 00:00
BBC One
The Super League Show. Super 8 highlights.

Tuesday August 15th 2017:
13:30 – 14:15
BBC Two
The Super League Show. Super 8 highlights.

14:45 – 17:00
BBC Red Button
Football – Premier League Rewind. Sheffield Utd v Man Utd from August 1992!

22:00 – 23:00
BBC Red Button
From BBC Genome – “A new season, a new league and Match of the Day, first broadcast in August 1964, returns to the Saturday night screen. Introduced by Desmond Lynam.
Extended highlights of two of this afternoon’s inaugural fixtures in the new Premier
League, plus the key action and reaction from all the remaining matches. Studio analysis from Alan Hansen , on the spot opinions from Trevor Brooking and commentary by Barry Davies and John Motson. Series producer John Shrewsbury Editor Brian Barwick”
BBC Red Button goes back to screen the very first Premier League Match of the Day!

Wednesday August 16th 2017:

06:00 – 06:10
ITV4
British Touring Cars – Crashes and Smashes.

19:30 – 20:00
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Tony Bellew and Andy Sullivan.

22:00 – 22:30
BBC Two
MOTD – The Premier League Show – news and highlights.

22:40 – 23:40
ITV
Football – UEFA Champions League Highlights. Play Off Round

Thursday August 17th 2017:
06:00 – 06:05
ITV4
Snooker v Darts

14:00 – 16:45
ITV4
Women’s Rugby World Cup LIVE – England v USA

16:45 – 19:30
ITV4
Women’s Rugby World Cup LIVE – Wales v Hong Kong

19:30 – 22:15
ITV4
Women’s Rugby World Cup LIVE – France v Ireland from Pool C.

Friday August 18th 2017:
00:00 – 01:00
Channel Five
Cricket – England v West Indies Day 1 of 1st Test Highlights

06:00 – 06:10
ITV4
Football Rivalries

19:00 – 23:00
ITV4
Darts – World Series of Darts Day 1 from Melbourne.

19:30 – 20:00
BBC One
A Question of Sport – With Tony Bellew and Andy Sullivan.

21:00 – 23:00
Spike
Impact Wrestling. Weekly Wrestling action.

Saturday August 19th 2017:
00:00 – 01:00
Channel Five
Cricket – England v West Indies Day 2 of 1st Test Highlights
A later highlights show, as it’s a day/night test match, coverage doesn’t end on Sky Sports Cricket until 10:30pm.

Sport on Freeview W/C May 13th 2017

Hello – welcome to this week’s blog.  The Giro D’ Italia highlights continue on Quest and there’s plenty of Horse Racing on ITV4.  Don’t forget, BT Showcase is now on Channel 115.  If your TV isn’t Freeview HD compatiable, then sadly, you won’t be able to view the channel anymore.

Saturday May 13th 2017:
10:00 – 11:00
ITV4
ITV Racing – The Opening Show

13:30 – 16:30
ITV4
ITV Racing Live
From Ascot and Haydock Park

13:45 – 16:30
BBC One
Rugby League – Challenge Cup
Castleford v St Helens LIVE

14:30 – 17:30

BT Showcase – BT Sport Score (now on Freeview Channel 115)

22:00 – 23:00
Quest
Giro D’ Italia Highlights

Sunday May 14th 2017:
12:15 – 13:00
BBC Two
MOTD2 Extra

13:00 – 14:30
BBC Two
Triathlon World Series
Yokohama Highlights

14:30 – 17:00
BBC Two
Rugby League – Challenge Cup
Warrington v Widnes LIVE

17:00 – 18:00
BBC Two
Athletics – Diamond League Highlights
From Shanghai

18:45 – 21:00
Channel 4
Formula 1 – Spanish Grand Prix Highlights

20:00 – 22:00

BT Showcase

WTA Tennis – The Final of the Mutua Madrid Open.

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22:00 – 23:00
Quest
Giro D’ Italia Highlights

22:30 – 23:45
BBC One
Match of the Day 2
Including Tottenham v Man Utd

Monday May 15th 2017:
13:00 – 14:00
BBC Two
Athletics – Diamond League Highlights
From Shanghai

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Tour Series Highlights
From Cheshire.

22:45 – 23:15
BBC One
Match of the Day
Including Chelsea v Watford

23:25 – 00:30
ITV4
German Football Highlights

Tuesday May 16th 2017:
19:00 – 22:30
BBC Red Button
Final Score
Football Updates

20:00 – 21:00
ITV4
World Superbike Highlights
From Italy.

Wednesday May 17th 2017:
14:00 – 16:30
ITV4
ITV Racing LIVE
From York, the Dante Festival.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Tour Series Highlights

22:00 – 23:00
Quest
Giro D’ Italia Highlights

22:45 – 23:15
BBC One
A Question of Sport

23:30 – 00:50
ITV4
British Touring Car Championship Highlights

Thursday May 18th 2017:
14:00 – 16:30
ITV4
ITV Racing LIVE
From York, the Dante Festival.

22:00 – 23:00
Quest
Giro D’ Italia Highlights

23:05 – 00:00
Channel 5
Football on 5 – We’re On Our Way to Wembley
Play Off highlights.

Friday May 19th 2017:
14:00 – 16:30
ITV4
ITV Racing LIVE
From York, the Dante Festival.

19:00 – 20:00
ITV4
Cycling – Tour Series Highlights

22:00 – 23:00
Quest
Giro D’ Italia Highlights

 

Front Runner Highlights This Week (Freeview Channel 91)

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Saturday 13 May
7pm. Born to Fight. New series where novice fighters get thrown into the world of Mixed Martial Arts, the most extreme fighting art in the world.
8pm onwards. UCMMA Fighting. 
 
Monday 15 May
1pm. Britcar. Highlights of the ever-popular MSA Britcar Endurance Championship, which brings together a broad range of machinery for a combination of 90-minute and two-hour races across the UK. Rd.1: Silverstone.
3pm. 50 years of British Rallycross.
5.30pm. The Indoor League. The Indoor League, presented by the great Fred Trueman, is the classic TV series which found the true champions of British pub games. Also Tuesday and Wednesday.
6.30pm. GT Cup UK. Exclusive highlights of the UK’s premier national GT series that caters for a multitude of stunning sportscar machinery. Rd 1 : Donington Park (National)
7.30pm. World Poker Tour. Top pros, exotic locations and huge pots make the WPT compelling viewing. Anyone who pays the buy-in can enter, but with strong players to compete against, final tables are notoriously hard to reach. Also Wednesday and Thursday.
10pm. Poker Night in America. Journey across the states with some of the country’s best poker players. Also Wednesday and Thursday. 
 
Tuesday 16 May
7pm Live Greyhound Racing. Catch the action live from the track across the country. 
 
Wednesday 17 May
3pm. BSMA MX. Watch as the dirt track stars of tomorrow scramble around the UK looking to take the next step in the world of motocross.
4pm. Tour European Rally. Top rallying of the European circuit.
4.30pm Arm Wars. Pro-Armwrestling super series.

Thursday 18 May
9.30pm. Gillette World Sport. A feature driven program with a brand new perspective on the world of sport. Covering technology, training, sporting techniques, cutting edge science and much more.

 

Live Sports FM fixtures – listen live at http://www.livesportsfm.co.uk

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12/05/2017 Kingstone Press League 1
Newcastle Thunder vs Toronto Wolfpack
19:00

 

13/05/2017 Barclays U18 Premier League
Man City vs Liverpool
10:30

 

14/05/2017 The Cricketer Village Cup – Round 2
Sessay CC vs Cayton CC
13:30

 

Live Sport on S4C This Week

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SATURDAY 13 MAY

17.00 SGORIO: BANGOR CITY v CARDIFF MET, kick off 17.15, live from the Bangor University Stadium.
Join Dylan Ebenezer, Osian Roberts, Owain Tudur Jones and the red-button-boys for the Europa League play-off final between Bangor and Cardiff Met. The last live Sgorio of the season will reveal who joins The New Saints, gap Connah’s Quay and Bala Town as Wales’ European representatives for the 2017-18 season, with the winners receiving a substantial financial boost for grabbing Wales’ last European spot. English sound-track available via the red button on Sky, Freeview or Virgin Media. Freesat viewers should use the audio selection option. Kick-off 5.15. (EC) (S)

 

SUNDAY 14 MAY

 

15.15 RYGBI – ABERAVON v BEDWAS, kick off 15.30, live from the Talbot Athletic Ground.
As the Principality Premiership reaches a climax, Owain Gwynedd, Catrin Heledd and Jamie Robinson will be at the Talbot Athletic Ground to bring you all the action from the play-off semi-final between Aberavon and Bedwas. The winner of the tie will face either Merthyr or RGC 1404 in next week’s final. English sound-track available via the red button on Sky, Freeview or Virgin Media. Freesat viewers should use the audio selection option. Kick off 15.30. (EC) (S)

 


PLUS
catch highlights from the famous Liege-Bastogne-Liege cycling race on Seiclo, at 22.00 on Thursday, 11 May.

 

AND Morgan Jones brings highlights from the Dafabet Welsh Premier League play-off final between Bangor City and Cardiff Met, as well as a round-up of La Liga action on Sgorio, at 18.30 on Monday 15 May.

 


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English subtitles
(EC) English soundtrack available via the red button on Sky, Freeview or Virgin Media. Freesat viewers should use the audio selection option

S4C is available on: Sky 104, Freeview 4, Virgin TV 166 and Freesat 104 in Wales

Sky 134, Freesat 120 and Virgin TV 166 in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland

S4C HD is available for Sky and Freesat viewers in Wales and across the UK.

 

Live online and on demand on s4c.cymru and by using the S4C app for iOS and Android.

Viewers across the UK can also watch S4C on BBC iPlayer, tvcatchup.com, tvplayer.com, YouView and via the Facebook app.

BT Showcase This Week

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Saturday May 13th:
2:30pm-5:30pm LIVE  BT Sport Score
Football score updates.

Sunday May 14th:
8:00pm-10:00pm WTA Tennis – Madrid Open highlights from the Final.

Sport on Freeview W/C Nov 10th 2016

Saturday 

10/12/2016

13:30 – 16:00 Channel 4 Horse

Racing

Channel 4 Racing

LIVE

From Cheltenham

and Doncaster.

  14:30 – 17:30 BT

Showcase

Football BT Sport Score Football Updates
  16:00 – 17:10 BBC1 Football Final Score Football Updates
  22:30 – 23:50 BBC1 Football Match of the Day Including Leicester v Manchester City.
Sunday 

11/12/2016

09:00 – 13:00 BBC Red

Button

Athletics European Cross

Country

Championships

Live coverage.
  12:15 – 13:00 BBC2 Football MOTD2 Extra With Mark Chapman.
  15:50 – 16:50 BBC2 Athletics European Cross

Country

Championships

Highlights.
  21:00 – 23:00 Challenge Wrestling TNA Impact Coverage ends on Challenge this month.
  22:30 – 23:45 BBC1 Football Match of the

Day 2

Highlights

include Man U

v Spurs.

Monday 

12/12/2016

12:45 – 17:30 Quest Snooker Scottish Open LIVE Day 1 of the

Home Nations

tournament.

  23:55 – 00:55 ITV4 Football German Football Highlights.
Tuesday 

13/12/2016

11:45 – 12:45 Quest Snooker Scottish Open Highlights from

Monday evening.

  12:45 – 17:30 Quest Snooker Scottish Open LIVE Day 2 of the Home Nations tournament.
  13:00 – 13:45 BBC2 Rugby League The Super League Show Review of 2016.
  19:00 – 22:30 BBC Red

Button

Football Final Score Football updates.
  23:15 – 00:05 BBC2 General NFL This Week
Wednesday 

14/12/2016

11:45 – 12:45 Quest Snooker Scottish Open Highlights from Tuesday evening.
  12:45 – 17:30 Quest Snooker Scottish Open LIVE Day 3 of the Home Nations tournament.
  22:45 – 00:25 BBC1 Football Match of the Day Highlights include Middlesborough v Liverpool.
Thursday 

15/12/2016

10:45 – 11:45 Quest Snooker Scottish Open Highlights from Wednesday evening.
  11:45 – 17:30 Quest Snooker Scottish Open

LIVE

Day 4 of the Home Nations tournament.
  19:00 – 20:00 Channel 5 General Ultimate

Strongman

Team World

Championship

  22:45 – 23:45 BBC1 General Sports Personality The Contenders

for this year’s title.

Friday 

16/12/2016

10:45 – 11:45 Quest Snooker Scottish Open Highlights from

Thursday evening.

  11:45 – 17:30 Quest Snooker Scottish Open

LIVE

Day 5 of the Home Nations tournament.
  20:00 – 22:30 BBC Red

Button

General Equestrian Olympia’s

International Horse Show

Sport on Freeview W/C October 22nd

Hello all, welcome to this week’s blog.  Highlight for me has to be the Darts European Championship which starts on ITV4 at the end of the week.  There’s also England Cricket Highlights on ITV4, check out my separate post!

As for Red Button coverage this week, here’s a quick list (Freeview Channel 601)

Saturday – 1pm Final Score (till 5:20pm)

Saturday – 5:20pm Live Rugby League Friendly (England v France) (till 7:30pm)

Tuesday – 7:00pm 5 Live Final Score (till 10:30pm)

Wednesday – 7:00pm 5 Live Final Score (till 10:30pm)

Friday – 7:30pm Pro 12 Rugby Live (Cardiff v Scarlets) (till 9:30pm)

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Saturday 22/10/2016 06:40 – 07:05 Channel 4 General FIA World Endurance
  07:45 – 08:40 ITV4 General Motorsport UK
  09:00 – 10:00 Channel 4 Horse Racing The Morning Line Racing preview.
  12:00 – 13:00 BBC1 Football Football Focus With Dan Walker.
  13:30 – 16:20 Channel 4 Horse Racing Channel 4 Racing LIVE From Doncaster, Cheltenham and Newbury.
  16:00 – 17:25 BBC1 Football Final Score Football updates.
  21:00 – 22:00 Channel 5 Football The Championship Including Aston Villa v Fulham.
  22:00 – 22:30 Channel 5 Football Goal Rush League One and Two goals.
  22:20 – 23:50 BBC1 Football Match of the Day Including Liverpool v West Brom
Sunday 23/10/2016 06:00 – 06:15 ITV4 Football World Cup Top Goalscorers
  12:15 – 13:00 BBC2 Football MOTD2 Extra With Mark Chapman
  14:00 – 18:00 BBC2 General NFL Live Los Angeles Rams v New York Giants
  21:00 – 23:00 Challenge Wrestling TNA Wrestling
  22:30 – 23:30 BBC1 Football Match of the Day 2 Including Chelsea v Man Utd
  23:00 – 01:00 Channel 4 Formula 1 USA Grand Prix Highlights
Monday 24/10/2016 06:00 – 06:10 ITV4 Football Football’s Greatest Johan Cruyff.
  18:00 – 19:00 Dave General Strongest Man: Champions League Action from Latvia. Coverage continues tomorrow.
  20:00 – 21:00 ITV4 General Moto GP Highlights from Australia.
  23:40 – 00:45 ITV4 Football German Football Highlights.
Tuesday 25/10/2016 00:45 – 01:45 ITV4 General Motorsport UK
  06:00 – 06:10 ITV4 Football Football’s Greatest George Best
  17:55 – 19:00 ITV4 General Moto GP Highlights from Australia.
  18:00 – 19:00 Dave General Strongest Man: Champions League Action from Croatia.
  18:00 – 19:00 ITV4 General Moto GP Highlights from Japan.
  23:15 – 00:05 BBC2 General NFL This Week
Wednesday 26/10/2016 01:30 – 01:55 Channel 4 Boxing KOTV Boxing Weekly
  06:00 – 06:15 ITV4 Football Hat Trick Heroes II
  18:00 – 19:00 Dave General Strongest Man: Champions League Action from Poland.
  22:00 – 22:30 BBC2 Football The Premier League Show
  22:30 – 00:00 Channel 5 Football EFL Cup Highlights Round 4 including Liverpool v Tottenham.
  22:45 – 23:15 BBC1 General A Question of Sport With AP McCoy.
Thursday 27/10/2016 06:00 – 06:20 ITV4 Football World Cup Rivalries England v Argentina
  18:00 – 19:00 Dave General Strongest Man: Champions League Action from Austria.
Friday 28/10/2016 06:00 – 06:10 ITV Football Football’s Greatest Players Diego Maradona
  12:45 – 17:00 ITV4 Darts European Championship LIVE From Belgium.
  18:00 – 19:00 Dave General Strongest Man: Champions League Action from Romania.
  19:00 – 23:00 ITV4 Darts European Championship LIVE From Belgium.
  23:00 – 00:00 ITV4 Darts The Darts Mavericks
  23:50 – 00:20 BBC1 General The NFL Show