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Showcasing 5 live Sport’s one-off specials, featuring in-depth interviews and coverage with the biggest names from the world of sport.

Showcasing 5 live Sport’s one-off specials, featuring in-depth interviews and coverage with the biggest names from the world of sport.
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Showcasing 5 live Sport’s one-off specials, featuring in-depth interviews and coverage with the biggest names from the world of sport.

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English


Episodes

The Friday Sport Panel

11/16/2018
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Triple short-track speed skating world champion Elise Christie, former England spinner Zafar Ansari and the man who produced that remarkable sprint finish to win the modern pentathlon world title, Jamie Cooke join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:48:28

Matt Dawson’s Rugby Show – when do you take 3 points?

11/13/2018
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Matt Dawson, Paul Grayson and Shane Horgan try to work out why England turned down points in their defeat by the All Blacks on Saturday. We discuss ‘the game of the autumns’ as Ireland prepare to take on New Zealand in a 1v2 clash this weekend and Rory Lawson drops in to discuss two big decisions for Scotland’s Stuart Hogg and Gary Graham.

Duration:01:19:12

The Friday Sports Panel

11/9/2018
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British Swimming great Rebecca Adlington, Britain's most successful Olympic gymnast Max Whitlock and Olympic hockey gold medallist Helen Richardson-Walsh join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:49:39

Matt Dawson’s Rugby Show: How do you beat the All Blacks?

11/8/2018
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How do England beat the All Blacks? That’s just one of the questions put to World Cup winners Matt Dawson and Paul Grayson as they look ahead to England against New Zealand. You’ll hear from Eddie Jones on the recall of Chris Ashton, plus Brad Shields on facing the country of his birth. We also preview Wales’ Test against Australia by heading inside Warren Gatland’s camp to speak in-depth with George North.

Duration:01:13:27

Tunics For Goalposts

11/8/2018
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In a 5 live Sport Special originally recorded in 2014, Mike Ingham looks back at the World War One Christmas Truce and the reality behind the stories of British and German soldiers playing football in no man’s land on Christmas Day. Mike also focuses on the footballers who fought on the front line.

Duration:00:53:52

Matt Dawson’s Rugby Show – the autumn starts here

11/2/2018
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Matt Dawson heads up a team of rugby stars including Sam Warburton as we preview the start of the autumn internationals. We discuss what represents success for England and Eddie Jones, the new faces for Wales and Scotland and whether Ireland against New Zealand is the biggest game this November.

Duration:00:51:44

Friday Sports Panel

11/2/2018
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England netball captain Ama Agbeze, multiple long jump gold medallist Greg Rutherford, track cycling star Elinor Barker and four-time Superbike World Champion Jonathan Rea join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:53:42

Friday Sports Panel

10/26/2018
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Olympic skeleton gold medallist Amy Williams, Newly crowned para table tennis world champion Ross Wilson and the man who lead Fiji to their first ever Olympic gold medal, rugby coach Ben Ryan join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:47:45

Friday Sports Panel

10/19/2018
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Rugby World Cup winner Rachael Burford, double European champion sprinter Martyn Rooney and British swimming star Siobhan-Marie O'Connor join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:44:54

Darren Campbell meets Dina Asher-Smith

10/18/2018
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Darren Campbell sits down with Dina Asher-Smith to reflect on her incredible summer where she won three gold medals at the European Championships. Asher-Smith also discusses the injury that nearly ruled her out of the games, dealing with fame and why London 2012 was so inspirational.

Duration:00:52:44

Friday Sports Panel

10/12/2018
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Australian netball superstar Sharni Layton, Great Britain's gold medal winning hockey captain in Rio Kate Richardson-Walsh and five-time Para-dressage gold medallist Natasha Baker join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:47:43

Grand Final Preview and goodbye to Shaun Wane

10/10/2018
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If Saturday’s Super League Final between Wigan Warriors and Warrington Wolves wasn’t big enough, the game will also be the farewell for Wigan head coach Shaun Wane, bringing to an end a 30-year association with his hometown club. Mark Chapman is joined by the man himself to preview the game, and discuss why he’s taking on the challenge of high performance coach with Scottish Rugby Union. There is also plenty of Warrington chat too, as well as the thoughts of Jamie Jones-Buchanan and Brian...

Duration:00:52:10

Vaughany meets Warney

10/10/2018
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The art of spinning, love/hate relationships with team-mates, and sandpaper gate are all up for discussion as Michael Vaughan sits down with cricket's 'King of Spin' Shane Warne to discuss his life and career.

Duration:00:55:04

Tuffers & Vaughan (Jimmy Anderson subs in)

10/8/2018
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Tuffers is away so England’s record-breaking fast bowler James Anderson is in off the substitutes’ bench to join Michael Vaughan and Mark Chapman. Jimmy talks in depth about his career, what he still hopes to achieve and his plans for when it’s time to call it a day. The guys also preview England’s tour of Sri Lanka and discuss the art of ambidextrous bowling.

Duration:00:53:33

Friday Sports Panel

10/5/2018
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British boxing star Anthony Crolla, Great Britain's Wheelchair basketball captain - and world silver medallist - Sophie Carrigill and former Chelsea, Middlesborough, Fulham and Leicester goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:46:33

Friday Sports Panel

9/14/2018
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One of England's greatest ever footballers Kelly Smith, British boxing royalty Carl Froch and a key part of that GB Olympic gold medal winning hockey team Sam Quek join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration:00:49:08

From June 2013: Jimmy Anderson, Anatomy of a Fast Bowler

9/12/2018
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After Jimmy Anderson became the world’s highest wicket-taking fast bowler, another chance to hear a programme from 2013 where he talks about the art and craft of fast bowling. If you want to know how Anderson does what he does – this podcast is for you.

Duration:00:52:33

Tuffers & Vaughan: “There’s zero chance Cook will come back after that”

9/10/2018
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After an incredible, emotional day at The Oval, Michael Vaughan and Phil Tufnell discuss what next for both Cook and for England, whether Keaton Jennings deserves to go to Sri Lanka, what marks they’d give Ed Smith out of 10, and who the best batsman in the world currently is. Plus Luke Wright joins to look ahead to T20 Finals Day.

Duration:01:15:21

Serena’s US Open Final “meltdown”: The Verdict

9/9/2018
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Reaction to Serena Williams controversial US Open Final defeat from her coach Patrick Mouratoglou, Chris Evert, Marion Bartoli and the former Head of Men’s Umpires Richard Ings. Naomi Osaka also gives her reaction to becoming the first Japanese player to win a grand slam.

Duration:00:27:31

Human Endeavour: When Billy Monger met Alex Zanardi

9/4/2018
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This is an inspirational meeting of two racing drivers who face adversity head on as Billy Monger travels to Rome to meet his inspiration and Italian legend Alex Zanardi. Both men have lost their legs in horrific racing crashes and in this their first meeting they talk about what it takes to come back to the world of speed. A truly personal meeting where the veteran and young man share life experiences: talk candidly about the events that changed their lives; the adversity they have overcome...

Duration:00:28:31