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A hilarious look at the volatile world of sport where guests compete for points with their sporting punditry. Informed comments are rewarded but witless outbursts are penalised.

A hilarious look at the volatile world of sport where guests compete for points with their sporting punditry. Informed comments are rewarded but witless outbursts are penalised.
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Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

BBC

Description:

A hilarious look at the volatile world of sport where guests compete for points with their sporting punditry. Informed comments are rewarded but witless outbursts are penalised.

Twitter:

@bbc5live

Language:

English

Contact:

0500 909 693


Episodes

With Phil Brown, Martha Kelner, Justin Moorhouse, Paul Sinha

2/24/2018
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Football manager Phil Brown, journalist Martha Kelner & comedians Justin Moorhouse and Paul Sinha join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two point scorers go head-to-head in 'Defend the Indifensible' where they must both defend a statement however ludicrous or distasteful for twenty seconds. Download the podcast - bbc.co.uk/5live.

Duration:01:00:46

with Clinton Morrison, Gail Emms, Richard Osman, Nish Kumar

2/17/2018
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Former professional footballer Clinton Morrison, former GB badminton player and Olympic silver-medallist Gail Emms, presenter and Champion of Champions Richard Osman & comedian Nish Kumar join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two pointscorers go head-to-head in 'Defend the Indefensible' where they must both defend a statement however...

Duration:00:53:46

with Kate Richardson-Walsh, Steve Bunce, Eleanor Oldroyd, Ivo Graham

2/10/2018
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Former GB and England Hockey player Kate Richardson-Walsh, sports broadcaster and journalist Steve Bunce, broadcaster Eleanor Oldroyd & comedian Ivo Graham join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two point-scorers go head-to-head in 'Defend the Indefensible' where they must both defend a statement however ludicrous or distasteful for...

Duration:00:57:45

with Tanni Grey-Thompson, Ben Foden, Martin Bashir, Mark Watson

2/3/2018
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Martin Bayfield, former England Rugby player, sits in the judges chair for a rugby special ahead of the Six Nations 2018. Paralympic legend Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, Northampton Saints and former England rugby player Ben Foden, journalist Martin Bashir & comedian Mark Watson all join Martin as they aim to gain points for their punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two...

Duration:00:58:08

Kelly Smith, John Rawling, Paul Sinha, Eddie Kadi

1/27/2018
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England's record goal-scorer & former Arsenal footballer Kelly Smith, broadcaster John Rawling & comedians Paul Sinha and Eddie Kadi join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two point scorers go head-to-head in 'Defend the Indefensible' where they must both defend a statement however ludicrous or distasteful for twenty seconds....

Duration:01:04:02

Clive Anderson, Mina Rzouki, Martin Kelner, Mark Watson

10/21/2017
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Presenter and comedian Clive Anderson, writer and football pundit Mina Rzouki, journalist and presenter Martin Kelner & comedian Mark Watson join Colin Murray for an hour of sporting punditry. Points are awarded for informed comment, wit and passion, but taken away for drivel and answers lacking in conviction. In the final round, the top two point scorers go head-to-head in 'Defend the Indifensible' where they must both defend a statement however ludicrous or distasteful for twenty...

Duration:00:59:17