5 live Sport Specials

5 live Sport Specials

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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Recent episodes (10)

  • The Friday Sports Panel 24 Apr 15

    Fri, 24 Apr 15

    Duration:
    46 mins

    Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by double European swimming gold medallist Jazz Carlin, BMX Supercross World Cup winner Liam Phillips and former Scotland Rugby Union lock forward Nathan Hines to discuss the week's big sports stories.

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  • London Marathon Special 23 Apr 15

    Thu, 23 Apr 15

    Duration:
    25 mins

    Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by Allison Curbishley and Mike Costello to look back at a remarkable career for Paula Radcliffe. We hear from the women's marathon record holder about her achievements and her Olympic disappointments. The panel look ahead to the London Marathon this weekend, which will be Radcliffe's last competitive race as well as hearing the latest on the Kenyan doping allegations.

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  • Bounce: Story of the Sports Bra 23 Apr 15

    Thu, 23 Apr 15

    Duration:
    74 mins

    Eleanor Oldroyd presents a special programme about the women's sports bra. She's joined in the studio by Alison Walker who's been investigating the subject over the last few months as well as two experts in breast health and the bras themselves. They investigate how the very first sports bra was developed and how it's become THE most important piece of sporting equipment for women. Paula Radcliffe, Goldie Sayers and Natasha Baker are some of the women you'll hear from, plus Ultimo founder Michelle Mone, the co-inventor of the sports bra Hinda Miller, and Ellie gets a live fitting live in the 5 live sport studio.

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  • The life of a jump jockey 21 Apr 15

    Tue, 21 Apr 15

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Originally broadcast in 2013: Mark Pougatch takes a look inside the fascinating world of the jump jockey. Hear from the (then) 17 time champion jockey AP McCoy as we follow him on a typical day in his life, talking candidly about victory, money, sacrifice and dieting.

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  • Jimmy Anderson: The Wicket Man 19 Apr 15

    Sun, 19 Apr 15

    Duration:
    55 mins

    A unique look at Jimmy Anderson's journey to become the greatest English test wicket taker of all time. Mark Chapman has interviewed Anderson after each Test series over the last two years as he counted down to Sir Ian Botham's record. Anderson brings a remarkable insight into his quest for 384 wickets, which makes him a legend of English cricket.

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  • Friday Sports Panel 17 April 15

    Fri, 17 Apr 15

    Duration:
    47 mins

    Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by former England cricketer Graeme Swann, Grand National winning jockey Leighton Aspell, and world champion swimmer Keri-Anne Payne to discuss the week's sporting issues.

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  • A tribute to Richie Benaud

    Fri, 10 Apr 15

    Duration:
    49 mins

    5 live sport pays tribute to cricket legend, Richie Benaud, who sadly passed away aged 84. TMS’s Jonathan Agnew and Henry Blofeld, ABC’s Gerard Whateley and former Australian cricketer Shane Warne are just some of the names who share their memories of the iconic former Australian captain and commentator.

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  • An audience with AP McCoy

    Fri, 10 Apr 15

    Duration:
    57 mins

    19-time championship jockey AP McCoy talks to Luke Harvey in front of a live audience at Liverpool's Mountford Hall on the eve of his last ever Grand National. Speaking to audience members including commentator John Hunt, former jockey Mick Fitzgerald and racing fans he discusses his future when he retires, his favourite horses and some of his fondest racing memories.

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  • Friday Sports Panel 10 April 15

    Fri, 10 Apr 15

    Duration:
    47 mins

    On the Sports Panel today are 4 times Ironman world champion Chrissie Wellington, former England fast bowler - and county champion with Yorkshire - Ryan Sidebottom and Masters snooker champion Shaun Murphy.

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  • Grand National Preview 09 Apr 15

    Thu, 9 Apr 15

    Duration:
    26 mins

    A maximum field of 40 runners has been named for the 2015 Grand National at Aintree with no withdrawals among the leading contenders. Correspondent Cornelius Lysaght and jockey Tom Scudamore - who'll ride Soll in race itself - join Eleanor Oldroyd to provide you with all you need to know ahead of this years event.

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