Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

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Find out the details of the major sports coverage on offer across BBC television, radio and online this week.

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All times GMT. Times are subject to change. The BBC is not responsible for any changes that may be made. For more details of forthcoming coverage, visit the specific sport's page on the website. Coverage on BBC Red Button can be subject to late schedule changes.

Monday, 20 November

Brighton's Glenn Murray

There are highlights from the weekend's Rugby League World Cup quarter-finals on the Red Button. Meanwhile, BBC Radio 5 live will be at The Amex Stadium as Stoke visit Brighton in the Premier League.

14:00-17:00, Rugby league - England v Papua New Guinea, quarter-final highlights, Rugby League World Cup (repeat), BBC Red Button

20:00-22:00, Football - Brighton v Stoke, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 19:00)

22:00-22:30, Flintoff, Savage and the Ping Pong Guy, BBC Radio 5 live

Tuesday, 21 November

England's James Anderson

BBC Radio 5 live sports extra brings you morning cricket as Australia host England in the third t20 of the Women's Ashes series. In the evening, BBC Radio 5 live covers matchday five of the Champions League group stages while 5 live Final Score is on the Red Button. James Anderson also gives an insight into some of his Ashes Tour stories.

08:00-11:30, Cricket - Australia v England, Women's Ashes, third T20, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

18:30-22:00, Football - 5 live Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

19:40-21:45, Rugby union - England women v Canada women, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:45-22:00, Football - Sevilla v Liverpool, Champions League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

22:00-22:30, Cricket - The Ashes: Jimmy Anderson's Ashes stories, BBC Radio 5 live

23:15-00:05, American football - NFL This Week, BBC Two (22:00-22:50, BBC Red Button; 00:15-01:05, BBC Two NI)

Wednesday, 22 November

Joe Root

The opening day of first Ashes Test gets under way in Brisbane across BBC Radio 5 live and BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, plus there is coverage of Wednesday's Champions League football on BBC Red Button.

16:50-18:30 & 22:00-22:50, American football - NFL This Week (repeat), BBC Red Button

18:30-22:00, Football - 5 live Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

19:45-22:00, Football - FC Basel v Manchester United, Champions League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

19:45-21:45, Football - Paris St-Germain v Celtic, Champions League, BBC Radio Scotland (MW)

22:00-00:00, Cricket - Test Match Special: Build-up to the first day of the opening Ashes Test, BBC Radio 5 live

23:20-00:20, Cycling - Britain's Cycling Superheroes: The Price of Success? (repeat), BBC Two (not in Northern Ireland)

00:00-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day one, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Thursday, 23 November

England rugby fans

The first Ashes Test continues in Brisbane plus there are previews for the weekend's autumn internationals and the final Formula 1 race of the season in Abu Dhabi.

00:00-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day one, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

09:00-23:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day one highlights, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:30-20:30, Rugby union - Autumn internationals preview, BBC Radio 5 live

20:30-21:00, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, preview, BBC Radio 5 live

21:00-21:30, Rugby league - World Cup discussion, BBC Radio 5 live

21:30-22:00, Cricket - The Ashes, first Test, day two build-up, BBC Radio 5 live

22:00-22:30, Football - The Premier League Show, BBC Two

23:30-08:00, Cricket - The Ashes, first Test, day two, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Friday, 24 November

England women's football team

The Rugby League World Cup reaches the semi-final stage, England take on Bosnia in a Women's World Cup Qualifier and there's plenty of live action from the Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup.

00:00-08:00, Cricket - The Ashes, first Test, day two, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

08:55-10:35, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, first practice, BBC Sport online

12:55-14:35, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, second practice, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:00-13:45, Rugby league - Australia v Fiji, Rugby League World Cup semi-final highlights, BBC Two

13:00-14:00, The Friday Sports Panel, BBC Radio 5 live

13:00-21:00, Tennis - France v Belgium, Davis Cup Final, Connected TV and online

16:30-18:00, Rugby league - Rugby League World Cup semi-final highlights, BBC Red Button

17:25-19:20, Rugby union - Cheetahs v Edinburgh, Pro14, Connected TV and online (17:30-19:30, BBC Alba)

18:00-19:00, Winter sports - Women's skeleton, heat one, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup, BBC Red Button and online (heat two, 19:30-20:30, Connected TV and online; 21:30-22:30, BBC Red Button and online)

18:00-22:00, Squash, England v Rest of the World, Connected TV and online

18:50-21:00, Football - Wales v Kazakhstan, Women's World Cup qualifier, Connected TV and online

18:55-21:00, Football - England v Bosnia and Herzegovina, Women's World Cup qualifier, BBC Two (19:00-21:05, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra)

19:00-20:00, Football - The Friday Football Social, BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-21:30, Rugby union - Scrum V: Cardiff Blues v Connacht, Pro14, BBC Two Wales, BBC Red Button and online

19:45-21:45: Football, Dundee v Rangers, Scottish Premiership, BBC Radio Scotland

20:00-22:00, Football - West Ham v Leicester, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live

23:00-00:00, Winter sports - Two-man bobsleigh, heat one, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup, BBC Red Button and online (heat two, 00:30-01:30, BBC Red Button and online)

23:30-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day three, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

02:00-03:00, Winter sports - Women's bobsleigh, heat one, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup, BBC Red Button and online (heat two, 03:30-04:30, BBC Red Button and online)

Saturday, 25 November

Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup

Scotland play Australia and Wales face New Zealand in the rugby union autumn internationals on BBC Two. Listen to Saturday's Premier League coverage on BBC Radio 5 live and local radio, and the Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup continues in Whistler on BBC Red Button and online.

04:30-07:30, Rugby league - Tonga v England, Rugby League World Cup semi-final, BBC Two (05:00-07:00, BBC Radio 5 live)

08:00-10:00, Winter sports - Two-man bobsleigh, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup (repeat), BBC Red Button

09:00-11:00, The Danny Baker Show, BBC Radio 5 live

08:55-09:55, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day three highlights, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

10:00-12:00, Winter sports - Women's bobsleigh, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup (repeat), BBC Red Button

09:55-11:05, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, third practice, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

11:00-12:00, Fighting Talk, BBC Radio 5 live

12:00-13:00, Football - Football Focus, BBC One

12:55-14:05, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, qualifying, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:00-20:00, Tennis - France v Belgium, Davis Cup final, Connected TV and online

13:15-14:00, Rugby league - Tonga v England, Rugby League World Cup semi-final highlights, BBC One

14:00-16:30, Rugby union - Scotland v Australia, autumn internationals, BBC One

14:30-17:30, Football - Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

14:45-17:00, Rugby union - England v Samoa, autumn internationals, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

15:00-17:00, Football - Tottenham v West Brom, Premier League match, BBC Radio 5 live

16:30-17:15, Football - Final Score, BBC One (not in Scotland; 16:30- 17:00, BBC One NI)

16:30-17:15, Football, Sportscene, BBC One Scotland

16:45-19:30, Rugby union - Wales v New Zealand, autumn internationals, BBC Two (17:00-19:45, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra)

17:00-17:15, Football - Final Score from Northern Ireland, BBC One NI

17:00-18:00, Sports Report, BBC Radio 5 live

18:00-19:00, Winter sports - Men's skeleton, heat one, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup, BBC Red Button and online (heat two, 19:30-20:30, BBC Red Button and online)

18:00-20:00, Football - 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-20:30, Rugby union - England v Samoa highlights, autumn internationals, BBC Two (not in Scotland)

22:00-23:00, Winter sports - Four-man bobsleigh, heat one, Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Cup, BBC Red Button and online (heat two, 23:30-00:30, BBC Red Button and online)

22:20-23:45, Football - Match of the Day, BBC One

23:30-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day four, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

23:45-00:15, American football - The NFL Show, BBC One

Sunday, 26 November

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton

Listen to live radio commentary as the The first Ashes Test continues in Brisbane, and follow live Formula 1 commentary from the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

07:30-09:00, Football - Match of the Day (repeat), BBC One

08:55-11:00 & 13:55-16:00, American football - The NFL Show (repeat) , BBC Red Button

09:00-10:00, Sportsweek, BBC Radio 5 live

09:00-12:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day four highlights, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

12:15-13:00, Football - MOTD2 Extra, BBC Two and BBC Radio 5 live

12:30-20:30, Tennis - France v Belgium, Davis Cup final, Connected TV and online

12:30-15:00, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, race, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:00-14:00, Rugby union - Autumn internationals highlights (repeat), BBC Two

13:30-15:30, Football - Southampton v Everton, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 13:00)

15:00-17:00, Rugby union - Premiership match TBC, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

16:00-18:00, Football - Huddersfield v Manchester United, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 15:30)

18:00-19:30, Football - 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

22:30-23:30, Football - Match of the Day 2, BBC One

23:30-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day five, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Monday, 27 November

Lewis Hamilton

Catch-up on all the radio highlights from the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and the first Test of the Ashes series across BBC Radio 5 live and sports extra.

00:00-08:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day five, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

04:30-05:00, Formula 1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, review, BBC Radio 5 live

09:00-22:00, Cricket - Australia v England, The Ashes, first Test, day five highlights, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:00-21:00, Football - The Monday Night Club, BBC Radio 5 live

21:00-22:00, Cricket - The Tuffers and Vaughan Cricket Show, BBC Radio 5 live

22:00-22:30, Flintoff, Savage and the Ping Pong Guy, BBC Radio 5 live

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