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The sporting week.

PICK OF THE WEEKTHE 90TH WORLD FIGURE-SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS Monday, Eurosport, 1pm and 6.30pm; Tuesday, 1pm and 5.30pm; and Wednesday to Friday, 1pm and 6pm. (Highlights - Weds to Fri, BBC 2, 6.45pm and 11.20pm). Live coverage from Nice, France, where Marina Anissina and Gwendal Peizerat (pictured), the favourites for the ice dance title, run through a free programme choreographed by Torvill and Dean.CRICKETWest Indies v Zimbabwe. Sunday, Sky Sports 2, 4pm, and Monday, Sky Sports 3, 7.30pm. The third and fourth days of the Second Test, live from Jamaica.

FOOTBALLGazzetta Football Italia. Saturday, C4, 10am. Serie A.

Soccer Saturday. Saturday, Sky Sports 1, 12pm. Jeff Stelling on the day's action.

Football Focus. Saturday, BBC 1, 12.25pm. With Ray Stubbs.

On The Ball. Saturday, ITV, 1.10pm. Gabby Yorath and Barry Venison preview the action.

Arsenal v Doncaster Belles. Saturday, Sky Sports 3, 5.30pm. Arsenal, the Women's FA Cup holders, take on the six-time winners in the semi-final. Live.

Manchester Utd v Bradford City Match Of The Day. Saturday, BBC 1, 10.30pm. On paper, a certain three points United at Old Trafford.

Spanish Football. Saturday, Sky Sports 3, 7.30pm, and Sunday, Sky Sports 1, 6.30pm. Two live games from La Liga.

Rangers v Celtic. Sunday, Sky Sports 1, 12pm. Rangers look sure to win the Premier League title, but Celtic will be desperate to beat their Old Firm rivals. Live action from Ibrox.

West Ham United v Wimbledon. Sunday, Sky Sports 1, 3.30pm. Live from Upton Park.

Barnsley v Grimsby Town. Monday, Sky Sports 2, 7.30pm. Dave Bassett's Barnsley are chasing promotion, while Grimsby's play-off hopes have faded.

England v Yugoslavia. Wednesday, Sky Sports 2, 5.30pm. Live coverage of the Under-21 European Championship play-off from Barcelona.

Scotland v France. Wednesday, Sky Sports 1, 7pm. Live from Hampden Park.

Charlton v Queens Park Rangers. Friday, Sky Sports 2, 7pm. Rangers will be looking for revenge after losing controversially at The Valley in the FA Cup Fourth Round.FORMULA ONE

Brazilian Grand Prix. Saturday, ITV, 3.30pm (qualifying), Sunday, ITV, 5.20pm (race), 11pm (highlights). Jim Rosenthal with live coverage from Sao Paulo of the season's second race.

GOLFPlayers Championship. Saturday, Sky Sports 2, 6.30pm, Sunday, Sky Sports 2, 8.30pm. The third and fourth days, live from Florida.

Bellsouth Classic. Thursday and Friday, Sky Sports 2, 10pm. David Duval attempts to become the first player to defend the title successfully. Live from the Players Club, Sugarloaf Duluth, Georgia.

GREYHOUND RACINGWilliam Grand National. Tuesday, Sky Sports 1, 7.30pm. Live from Wimbledon.

HORSE RACINGThe Morning Line. Saturday, C4, 9am. Turf tips and news.

Doncaster and Kempton Park. Saturday, C4, 2.30pm. Six races, including the Worthington-sponsored Lincoln Handicap (3.40pm). Brough Scott presents.

Dubai World Cup. Saturday, BBC2, 4.30pm. Clare Balding presents live coverage of the big race (5.30pm) in the Emirates World Series and the Dubai Duty Free event.

ICE HOCKEYNottingham Panthers v Sheffield Steelers. Sunday, BBC 2, 4pm. Highlights from the final of the Challenge Cup.

Phoenix v Anaheim. Monday, C5, 1.15am. Live NHL action.

Vancouver v Detroit. Thursday, C5, 1.25am. Live NHL action.

MOTORCYCLINGWorld Championship Grand Prix. Friday, Eurosport, 6am. Live coverage of race qualifiers from Sepang, Malaysia.

RALLYINGWorld Rally Championship. Sunday, BBC 2, 1.35pm. Highlights from Portugal.

ROWINGOxford v Cambridge, 146th University Boat Race. Saturday, BBC 1, 3.10pm. (Race at 4.10pm).

RUGBY LEAGUEBradford v Warrington. Saturday, BBC 1, 1.15pm. First Challenge Cup Semi-Final, from Headingley.

Hull v Leeds. Sunday, BBC 2, 2.05pm. Live coverage of the second Challenge Cup Semi-Final.

Halifax v Leeds. Friday, Sky Sports 1, 7pm. Live.

RUGBY UNIONWomen's Cup Final and Bath v Bristol. Saturday, Sky Sports 2, 12pm. Clifton v Richmond women's cup final live followed by the Premiership One clash.

TENNISEricsson Open (WTA). Sunday, Eurosport, 7pm, Monday, 5pm, Wednesday, 4pm and 9.30pm, Thursday, 4pm and 9.30pm, and Friday, 4pm. Live coverage from Key Biscayne, Florida on Sunday.

ATP World Masters Series. Saturday, ONsport1, 4pm, Sunday, 6.30pm, Monday and Tuesday, 5pm, Wednesday, 7pm, Thursday, 8pm, and Friday, 7pm and Saturday, 1.30am. Live from Miami.
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Title Annotation:Features
Author:King, Daniel
Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Mar 25, 2000
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