Sportsworld

Sportsworld

Big names, big interviews and topical debate from BBC Global Sport. Lee James and Caroline Barker present a weekly highlights compilation of the award winning Sportsworld show on the BBC World Service.

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Recent episodes (4)

  • Sportsworld and the new English Premier League season

    Mon, 18 Aug 14

    Duration:
    39 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    Join Lee James as he kicks off the new English Premier League season with the Former Nigeria international and Premier League striker Efan Ekoku and Former Premier League manager of West Ham and Charlton and technical director at Fulham last season Alan Curbishley.

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  • Sportsworld: The real Louis van Gaal

    Mon, 11 Aug 14

    Duration:
    41 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    As Sportsworld builds up for another exciting English Premier League season, Lee James profiles the new man at the helm at Old Trafford, Louis van Gaal.

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  • Sportsworld at the Commonwealth Games

    Mon, 4 Aug 14

    Duration:
    33 mins

    Available:
    14 days remaining

    On this week's Sportsworld podcast, Lee James says goodbye to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Join Lee as he takes a look back at the highlights of the games featuring Grenadian athlete Kirani James and South Africa's swimmer Roland Schoeman.

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  • Sportsworld at the Commonwealth Games

    Mon, 28 Jul 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

    Available:
    7 days remaining

    On this week's Sportsworld podcast, Lee James was at one of the biggest global sporting events - the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Commonwealth Games historian Philip Barker and outgoing Commonwealth Games chief exectutive Mike Hooper joined Lee to discuss why the Games are so important and how it's profile can be improved. What lengths do other athletes have to go to, to make their dream of competing at the Commonwealth Games a reality? To find out, Lee was joined by St Helena swimmer Ben Dillon and Ghana's first track cyclist Jeddie Amoako-Ackah who thinks the future of African cycling is bright. Sunday was a ground breaking day for womens cycling. After vigorous campaigning from some of the worlds elite women road racers, the first edition of La Course took place in the French capital. Chrissie Wellington has been one of those campaigning - she told Sportsworld's Sarah Mulkerrins that she hopes it will only be the start of a bigger Course in the future.

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