Sport Nation

Sport Nation

John Beattie and Rhona McLeod's guide to what's happening in Scottish sport. Each Saturday on BBC Radio Scotland former Scotland rugby star, John, and sports reporter, Rhona, bring you in-depth features on a range of sports and interviews with established stars and up-and-coming athletes.

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  • Commonwealth Countdown 12 July

    Sat, 12 Jul 14

    45 mins

    19 days remaining

    John is joined by athletics legends Denise Lewis, Colin Jackson and Jonathan Edwards as the Diamond League hits Hampden Park and English sprinter Anyika Onuora tells us how she rates the National Stadium ahead of the Commonwealth Games.

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  • John Beattie's Commonwealth Countdown

    Sat, 5 Jul 14

    36 mins

    12 days remaining

    BBC Sport presenter Hazel Irvine tells John about her favourite memories of broadcasting from some of the biggest sporting events around the world over the past 20 years, and looks forward to the Commonwealth Games arriving in Glasgow.

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  • John Beattie's Commonwealth Countdown

    Sat, 28 Jun 14

    44 mins

    5 days remaining

    John is joined by one of the greatest distance runners of his time Ian Stewart. Steve Cram discusses Usain Bolt making himself available for Glasgow 2014. We hear from a Singaporean marathon runner on what he expects from Glasgow, and Eddie Hearn and Alex Arthur give their thoughts on the future of Ricky Burns after another defeat.

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