Formula 1, football, cricket: What's on BBC Sport this week

BBC Sport brings you all the action from the Belgium Grand Prix live across BBC TV, radio and online.

In football, there is live commentary as Arsenal travel to Besiktas for the first leg of their Champions League play-off game, while Manchester United will look to return to wining ways against Sunderland in the Premier League.

There is live coverage of the rugby league Challenge Cup final as Castleford Tigers face Leeds Rhinos, Formula 1's Belgian Grand Prix, the European Swimming Championships and top-class athletics.

Formula 1


Saturday, 23 August

Belgian Grand Prix : Practice 1 (rpt), 06:35-08:15, BBC Two

Belgian Grand Prix : Practice 2 (rpt), 08:15-09:55, BBC Two

Belgian Grand Prix : Practice 3, 09:55-11:10, BBC Two

Belgian Grand Prix : Practice 3, 09:55-11:05, BBC Radio 5 live

Belgian Grand Prix Qualifying, 12:10-14:20, BBC One

Sunday, 24 August

Belgian Grand Prix, 12:10-15:30, BBC One

Belgian Grand Prix, 12:30-15:00, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Belgian Grand Prix Forum, 15:30, BBC Red Button

Belgian Grand Prix Highlights, 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

Monday, 25 August

Belgian Grand Prix Review, 04:35-05:00, BBC Radio 5 live



Saturday, 23 August

Football Focus, 11:30-12:00, BBC One

Aston Villa v Newcastle, Premier League, 12:45-14:30, BBC Radio 5 live

Final Score, 14:30, Connected TV

Final Score, 16:00-17:10, BBC Two (16:30-17:00 BBC Two NI)

Sportscene, 16:00-17:10, BBC Two Scotland

606, phone in, 18:06-20:00, BBC Radio 5 live

Match Of The Day, 22:30-23:25, BBC One

Football League Show, 23:50-01:10, BBC One

Sunday, 24 August

Match Of The Day (rpt), 07:40-09:00, BBC One

The Football League Show (rpt), 09:00-10:20, BBC Two

Match of the Day 1964, 10:20, BBC Red Button

MOTD2 Extra, 12:15-13:00, BBC Two

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

Tottenham v QPR, Premier League, 13:30-15:30, BBC Radio 5 live

Sunderland v Manchester United, 16:00-18:06, BBC Radio 5 live

606, phone in, 18:06-19:30, BBC Radio 5 live

Match Of The Day 2, 22:25-23:35, BBC One (23:10 - 00:20, BBC One Scotland)

Match Of The Day at 50 (rpt), 23:35-00:35, BBC One (00:20-01:20, BBC1 Scotland)



Saturday, 23 August

England v India, Women's ODI, 10:45-18:30, BBC Sport website

Birmingham Bears v Surrey, T20 Blast, semi-final, 11:05-14:00, BBC Radio 5 live sport extra

Hampshire v Lancashire, T20 Blast, semi-final, 14:00-18:00, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

T20 Blast Final, 18:00-22:00, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Rugby League

Rugby League

Saturday, 23 August

Challenge Cup Final: Castleford v Leeds, 14:20-17:20, BBC One

Challenge Cup Final: Castleford v Leeds, 14:30-16:30, BBC Radio 5 live



Saturday, 23 August

European Championships, 1510, BBC Red Button

Sunday, 24 August

European Championships, 16:30, BBC Red Button

Youth Olympics

Saturday, 23 August

Youth Olympic Games, 09:00, BBC Red Button

Youth Olympic Games Highlights, 18:00, Red Button

Sunday 24 August

Youth Olympic Games, 09:00, BBC Red Button


Saturday, 23 August

Men's Triathlon: Stockholm, 11:40, BBC Red Button

Women's Triathlon: Stockholm, 1345, BBC Red Button

Triathlon: Stockholm, 17:30-19:00, BBC Two


Sunday, 24 August

Birmingham Grand Prix, 14:30-19:00, BBC Two

General Sport

Saturday, 23 August

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

Sunday, 24 August

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

NB Fixtures and event start 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 desktop website.


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National and regional variations

National and regional variations have been included in this list where possible. Please check your local listings for more detailed information.