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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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United Kingdom

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BBC

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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

Friday Sports Panel

12/15/2017
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Former England Test cricketer James Taylor, Olympic gold medal winning hockey star Alex Danson and 11 time Paralympic champion Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week

Duration: 00:56:09


Grid Girls

12/14/2017
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As the popularity, participation and coverage of women’s sport continue to grow – Jennie Gow investigates whether the use of grid girls is a sexist, outdated relic in 2017. Hear the thoughts of the models themselves alongside F1 drivers, team and circuit bosses. Plus find out how the issue is being considered in boxing, cycling and darts.

Duration: 00:53:30


Concussion in Women’s Boxing

12/14/2017
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Following Katie Taylor’s world title defence v Jessica McCaskill, Eleanor Oldroyd and Mike Costello look into research that suggests women boxers are at more risk from the effects of concussion than men. How will this impact boxing and other professional female athletes.

Duration: 00:28:59


Friday Sports Panel

12/8/2017
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John Murray is joined by former England Test cricketer Ryan Sidebottom, two time world skeleton champion Shelley Rudman and 3 time world squash champion Nick Matthew.

Duration: 00:47:08


Friday Sports Panel

12/1/2017
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Cricket legend David Gower, England women's Rugby Union captain Sarah Hunter and former New Zealand and Rugby League star Robbie Hunter-Paul join Jason Mohammad to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration: 00:45:34


World Cup final "a shop window" for England's players - Hunter-Paul

11/30/2017
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Will Perry is joined by Jon Wilkin and Robbie Hunter-Paul to discuss what England need to do to beat Australia in the World Cup final. Brian Noble shares his five point plan for defeating the Kangaroos, while Kevin Sinfield provides a insight from inside the England camp. The team also discuss where Rugby League in Britain will go after the final, and if England's players would be better served by moving from the Super League to the NRL.

Duration: 00:47:59


Tuffers and Vaughan: "England wheels in danger of coming off"

11/27/2017
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Phil Tufnell and Michael Vaughan react to England’s disappointing start to the Ashes. Was the margin of defeat on a friendly surface even more worrying? What positives are there to take as we look ahead to Adelaide? Plus, Jonny Bairstow says his alleged head-butt on Australia batsman Cameron Bancroft has been "completely blown out of proportion", but what do we make of it?

Duration: 00:55:03


Friday Sports Panel

11/24/2017
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Double Olympic gold-medal winning cyclist Jo Rowsell-Shand, two-time taekwondo world champion Bianca Walkden and 5 times Ashes winner Ian Bell join Jason Mohammad to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration: 00:44:54


Sport's bullying crisis - where did it go wrong?

11/23/2017
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It's called sport's bullying crisis. Over the last year, accusations of discrimination, ill treatment and cultures of fear have spread across cycling, women's football, and gymnastics. In tonight's 5 live Sport Special, Caroline Barker asks, how did it all go so wrong?

Duration: 00:55:01


5 live Rugby: Life's not fair

11/23/2017
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Sonja McLaughlan is joined by Rory Lawson, Alex Corbisiero and Martyn Williams to discuss whether England players should get involved in the Samoan Rugby Union bankruptcy and they ask why New Zealand are not as dominant as they used to be.

Duration: 00:48:59


The Friday Sports Panel

11/17/2017
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Elanor Oldroyd is joined by England netball coach Tracey Neville, swimming world champion Ross Murdoch and 2 time Olympic distance runner Eilish McColgan.

Duration: 00:46:28


The Matt Dawson Rugby Show

11/16/2017
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Matt Dawson is joined by Ugo Monye & Shane Horgan to look ahead to the weekend matches which include a grudge match between England and Australia and the All Blacks play Scotland.

Duration: 00:52:58


Kenny Dalglish - Kop idol

11/16/2017
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Kenny Dalglish talks to Tom Fordyce about his lifelong relationship with Liverpool, its fans, the city, and Hillsborough.

Duration: 00:52:54


Greatest Ashes XI

11/15/2017
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Over the last 135 years, 819 players have taken to the field in an Ashes Test match. Visitors to the BBC Sport website have been voting for their best eleven players from both England and Australia, based on their Ashes performances. Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by Jim Maxwell and Jonathan Agnew to discuss the results and reveal your greatest Ashes XI.

Duration: 01:19:02


Tuffers & Vaughan Ashes Preview: ‘England are down to the bare bones’

11/13/2017
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It’s the last show before Phil Tufnell and Michael Vaughan head to Australia so the pair offer up their predictions for the series. We also go inside the England women’s Ashes camp and speak to batswoman Georgia Elwiss, plus Tuffers and Vaughan name their Ashes all-time starting eleven.

Duration: 00:49:12


Friday Sports Panel

11/10/2017
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World champion hurdler Colin Jackson, Olympic bronze medal winning gymnast Beth Tweddle and Irish rugby star Andrew Trimble join Eleanor Oldroyd to discuss the sporting issues of the week.

Duration: 00:46:32


Darren Campbell Meets Frank Bruno

11/9/2017
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Frank Bruno talks candidly to Eleanor Oldroyd and Darren Campbell about his journey from world heavyweight champion and household name to being sectioned three times. Find out how he's learned to cope with bi-polar disorder and become an ambassador for opening up conversations around mental health.

Duration: 00:50:56


Pomnishambles: The Inside Story of the 2013-14 Ashes Whitewash

11/8/2017
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"Pathetic", "humiliating", and "An absolute hammering." These are some of the fairer evaluations of England's 2013-14 Ashes tour of Australia. Officially ranked as their worst ever tour down under, why did it go so horribly wrong? And what lessons can this year's squad learn from the 5-0 whitewash? Michael Vaughan and Tom Fordyce find out from Graeme Swann, Mitchell Johnson, Jimmy Anderson and other key figures from both sides who were there as the disaster unfolded.

Duration: 01:49:59


5 live Rugby: Autumn Internationals Preview

11/8/2017
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Sonja McLaughlan and Matt Dawson are joined by former England international Paul Grayson and journalist Tom English to preview the Autumn internationals. Scotland flanker John Barclay opens up about dealing with the aftereffects of a concussion, and player Daniel Leo offers his thoughts on the management of Samoan Rugby after the organisation was declared “bankrupt”.

Duration: 01:04:55


Friday Sports Panel

11/3/2017
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Eleanor Oldroyd discusses the week's sporting issues with four-time grand slam champion wheelchair tennis player Alfie Hewitt, British javelin record holder and three times Olympian Goldie Sayers and former New Zealand rugby league star Robbie Hunter-Paul. Plus a look ahead to the weekend

Duration: 00:46:17

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