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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  • Sport Nation Sat 13th Sept

    Sat, 13 Sep 14

    36 mins

    24 days remaining

    Tom English is joined by The Herald's Hugh MacDonald and Radio 5-Live's golf Correspondent Iain Carter. The guys preview the impending Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, hearing from Scotland's wild card pick, Steven Gallacher.

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  • Sport Nation 30 August 2014

    Sat, 30 Aug 14

    42 mins

    10 days remaining

    Tom English is joined by Commonwealth boxing champion Charlie Flynn, Olympic curler Eve Muirhead and Hugh MacDonald of The Herald. Charlie tells us about life since he was propelled into the public eye at Glasgow 2014, we hear from Paul Lawrie on who he thinks should receive a captain's pick for the Ryder Cup, Gregor Townsend and Alan Solomons look ahead to the new rugby season and we begin our new segment on listeners' favourite sports books with 'The Secret Race' by Tyler Hamilton.

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  • Sport Nation 23 Aug 14

    Sat, 23 Aug 14

    54 mins

    3 days remaining

    Tom English and guests journalist Hugh MacDonald & 1500m runner Chris O'Hare discuss "Sporting Excellence". We hear live from Champion Jockey Tony McCoy, Motor racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart & American tennis coach to the likes of Agassi & Courier, Nick Bollitieri.

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