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)

  • Friday Sports Panel 27 Mar 15

    Fri, 27 Mar 15

    48 mins

    On the sport panel today are British boxing legend Carl Froch, England and Great Britain hockey captain Kate Richardson-Walsh and Ireland cricket captain William Porterfield. They discuss whether Nike are right to sponsor Justin Gatlin, will Premier League clubs sign up to Greg Dyke's bid to get more home grown players in their squads, and are the ICC stifling the development of cricket by reducing the number of teams playing in the World Cup. Also, listen out for Carl's impression of actor Jason Statham.

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  • Women's Super League Football 26 March 15

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    55 mins

    With the start of the Women's Super League, Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by Chelsea & England Eni Aluko, the Guardian's Tony Leighton and BBC Sport's Jess Creighton to discus the number one female team sport in England.

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  • 5 live Boxing 25 Mar 15

    Wed, 25 Mar 15

    24 mins

    Caroline Barker is joined by Mike Costello to look ahead to Kell Brook's world title fight with Romanian Jo Jo Dan. After being stabbed in the leg in tenerife in August, Brook feared he may never walk again, so Mike Costello asks him about his recovery and why he thinks he could beat the likes of Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather

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  • 5 live Golf 24 Mar 15

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    52 mins

    The Golf programme returns with presenter Mark Chapman, BBC Golf correspondent Iain Carter, plus Bob Casper and Brian Taylor from Real Golf Radio. With the greens of Augusta just a fortnight away we begin the build-up to the Masters where Rory McClory will be bidding for a career grand slam. You will also hear from the US Ryder Cup captain David Love III discussing Darren Clarke, ‘that’ comeback in Medinah, and of course Tiger Woods. Finally can you guess who the 5 live mystery caddie is?

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  • Matt Dawson Rugby Show 24 Mar 15

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    80 mins

    Matt Dawson & Sonja McLaughlan present the 5 live Rugby Show and they are joined by former internationals Brian Moore of England and John Beattie of Scotland. Top of the agenda is a review of the thrilling climax to the 6 Nations, we ask all of the former players to pick the individuals they feel would make the team of the competition, and look ahead to this year'€™s World Cup. You will also hear from Ian Ritchie, Nick Mallett, Rob Kearney and Andrew Mehrtens.

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  • Friday Sports Panel 20 Mar 15

    Fri, 20 Mar 15

    46 mins

    The sporting issues of the week, discussed with England's recent Cyprus Cup winning goalkeeper Siobhan Chamberlain, Ireland Rugby Union winger and Six Nations Champion, Andrew Trimble and England fast bowler and Ashes winner, Kate Cross.

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  • 5 live Tennis 19 Mar 15

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    48 mins

    Presenting live from Indian Wells 5 live tennis correspondent Russell Fuller is joined by a number of esteemed guests. Chrissie Evert shares her thoughts on Serena Williams, we hear from the player driven by fear of her father, Nadia Comaneci talks perfection, and just how many best men does Andy Murray need for his wedding?

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  • Matt Dawson Rugby Show 19 Mar 15

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    51 mins

    Matt Dawson & Sonja McLaughlan present the 5 live Rugby Show and they are joined by Former England International and assistant head coach of Northampton Saints Paul Grayson, and ex Welsh international Shane Williams to discuss the final weekend of the Six Nations.

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  • John McEnroe: Tennis and Politics 15 Mar 15

    Sun, 15 Mar 15

    22 mins

    John McEnroe speaks to tennis correspondent Russell Fuller about his ideas for the sport and American society. He talks openly about the Obama administration, the need for a black, female President and the rise of house prices in London and New York.

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  • Day 4 Cheltenham Festival 13 Mar 15

    Fri, 13 Mar 15

    5 mins

    Former Gold Cup winning jockey Andrew Thornton and commentator John Hunt review the final day of the Cheltenham Festival. Coneygree held on in a thrilling finish to become the first novice to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup since 1974. Retiring 19-time champion AP McCoy finished ninth on Carlingford Lough. The team also reflect back on the week as a whole, and of course bid a Cheltenham farewell to AP McCoy.

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