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Top Gear host Paddy McGuinness
Paddy McGuinness replaces Sue Barker as Question of Sport host
Paddy McGuinness is named as the new host of A Question of Sport, with Sam Quek and Ugo Monye joining as new team captains.
Jul 8, 14:32
Prue Leith on the Great British Bake Off
Prue Leith, Skin, Lulu, Judge Rinder among The Queen's birthday honours
Prue Leith and Arlene Phillips are both given damehoods in The Queen's set of birthday honours.
Jun 12, 11:23
Sue Barker pictured with her OBE in 2016
Roy Hodgson and Sue Barker lead Queen's Birthday Honours
Jordan Henderson and Raheem Sterling have also received MBEs, as well as England cricketer turned commentator Ebony Rainford-Brent.
Jun 11, 22:55
Sue Barker pictured with her OBE in 2016
Sue Barker awarded CBE in Queen's Birthday Honours
Former professional tennis player Sue Barker was the last British woman to win the French Open in 1976.
Jun 11, 22:54
Adam on Coronation Street on September 4, 2020
Coronation Street's Sam Robertson 'dating ex-footballer Alex Scott'
Coronation Street actor Sam Robertson is said to be dating former Arsenal footballer Alex Scott.
Sep 21, 00:41
Alex Scott pictured in October 2018
Alex Scott to take over on A Question of Sport?
Former footballer Alex Scott is said to be in the frame to replace Sue Barker as host of A Question of Sport.
Sep 17, 11:24
Sue Barker pictured with her OBE in 2016
Sue Barker to leave A Question of Sport after 23 years
Team captains Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell will also depart.
Sep 13, 09:30
Andy Murray pictured after winning Wimbledon in 2016
Britain's greatest tennis players of the Open era
Greg Rusedski won 1 singles titles and reached the 1997 US Open final.
Apr 7, 08:49
Serena Williams in action during the US Open final on September 7, 2019
Barker claims all-time Grand Slam singles record could be beyond Williams
The 37-year-old lost the US Open final to Bianca Andreescu.
Sep 8, 11:02
Johanna Konta of Great Britain celebrates her win over Shuai Zhang of China in the third round on day five of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2019
US Open: How does Johanna Konta compare to former British stars?
Konta has won three singles titles on the WTA Tour but a Grand Slam continues to elude her.
Sep 3, 12:29
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta targets world number one spot after Miami Open triumph
Johanna Konta is not surprised to see her form improve of late, claiming that she has it in her to become the world's best following victory at the Miami Open.
Apr 2, 09:51
A general view of a silhouetted horse
Tony McCoy knighted in New Year's honours list
Legendary jockey Tony McCoy is awarded a knighthood in the New Year's honours list.
Dec 30, 22:40
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Result: Johanna Konta overcomes world number two Simona Halep
Johanna Konta keeps up her recent winning record by overcoming world number two Simona Halep in China.
Sep 30, 14:49
Generic image of a locker room
Former US Open champion Andy Roddick joins BBC team for Wimbledon coverage
Former US Open champion Andy Roddick joins the BBC team for this summer's Wimbledon coverage.
Jun 9, 12:49
Generic image of a locker room
Sue Barker to leave presenting role on BBC's Sports Personality of the Year
Sue Barker calls time on her 19-year stint as host of the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year show, according to Gary Lineker.
Sep 18, 12:49
Bradley Wiggins
Sports Personality of the Year panel includes Sir Steve Redgrave
The BBC announce that Sir Steve Redgrave, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson and Denise Lewis will be on the panel to shortlist 12 nominees for the Sports Personality of the Year award.
Oct 19, 12:42

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Friday, July 30


A Very British Hotel: Channel 4, 8pm
Behind-the-scenes at the exclusive Mandarin Oriental in Hyde Park

1988: The 30 Greatest Hits: Channel 5, 10pm
Including Belinda, Bros and Kylie

The Office: GOLD, 10.20pm
Brent monetises his motivational skills

Coronation Street: ITV, 7.30pm
Todd's on hand when Summer suffers another collapse
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ChinaChina1781136
JapanJapan174627
United StatesUnited States14161141
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AustraliaAustralia921122
Great BritainGreat Britain69924
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Friday's key events


ATHLETICS
· The athletics schedule begins, with 100m sprinter Dina Asher-Smith among the names in action on the opening day. The men's 10,000m final concludes the action, with Team GB's Sam Atkin and Marc Scott taking part in the absence of 2012 and 2016 champion Sir Mo Farah (1am-2.30pm)

ROWING
· Victoria Thornley is Team GB's representative in the women's single sculls final (1.33am)
· Great Britain will be going for gold in the men's eight final (2.25am)

SWIMMING
· Team GB duo Molly Renshaw and Abbie Wood take part in the women's 200m breaststroke final, but new Olympic record-holder Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa is the hot favourite (2.41am)
· Luke Greenbank has very realistic ambitions of picking up a medal in the men's 200m backstroke final (2.50am)
· There is also British representation in the women's 100m freestyle final, although any medal for Anna Hopkin would be a surprise (2.59am)
· With one gold and one silver already under his belt at these Games, Duncan Scott goes again in the men's 200m individual medley final (3.16am)

TRAMPOLINE
· Bryony Page will be looking to repeat her 2016 heroics in the women's event (5am-7.30pm)

CANOE SLALOM
· Bradley Forbes-Cryans will be looking to emulate Rio gold medallist Joe Clarke in the men's kayak event (6am-9am)

FOOTBALL
· The women's tournament enters the quarter-finals, with Great Britain facing Australia at the Ibaraki Kashima Stadium (10am)

> Today's schedule in full