Sports Highlights

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Byline: Daniel King

CHRISTMAS CHOICE

EURO 2000 REVIEW. Sat 23, ITV, 1.10pm. A look back at the summer's tournament which produced consistently high standards of football by most countries except England. Relive the class of the Dutch, the terrible luck of the Italians and the quality of the flowing French. Oh, and Phil Neville's horror tackle against Romania's Moldovan (below) which ended England's interest.

AMERICAN FOOTBALL

Tampa Bay Buccaneers v St Louis Rams. Tues Dec 19, C5, 12.50am. Delayed coverage of the NFL clash.

NFL Gameplan. Sat 23, C5, 11.30pm, and Sat 30th, C5, 11.25pm.

NFL Match. Christmas Eve, Sky Sports 1, 6pm. A live match from the NFL.

NFL Play-Offs. Sat 30, Sky Sports 2, 5pm, and New Year's Eve, 5pm. Live.

ATHLETICS

Great North Cross Country. Sat 23, BBC1, 1.20pm. Live coverage from Durham.

BOXING

Joe Calzaghe v Richie Woodhall, Paul Ingle v Mbulelo Mbotile. Sat 16, Sky Sports 1, 8pm. Calzaghe and Woodhall fight for the WBO super-middleweight title. Ingle defends his IBF featherweight belt.

CRICKET

South Africa v Sri Lanka and Australia v West Indies. Sun 17, Sky Sports 2, 11am, and Sky Sports 1, 2.30pm.

England Tour of Pakistan. Christmas Day, Sky Sports 1, 5pm, and Sky Sports 2, 10am, and Boxing Day, Sky Sports 3, 3pm. Review of the recent Test series

Australia v West Indies. Fri 22, Sky Sports 3, 7pm, and Boxing Day, Sky Sports 2, 12am, and Weds 27-Sat 30, Sky Sports 2, 2.30am.

FOOTBALL

Gazzetta Football Italia. Sat 16, C4, 10am.

Sheffield Utd v Sheffield Wednesday. Sat 16, Sky Sports 1, 11am. Live.

Football Focus. Sat 16, BBC1, 12.20pm, and Sat 23, BBC1, 12.20pm.

On The Ball. Sat 16, ITV, 1.10pm.

Leeds Utd v Sunderland. Match Of The Day 16, BBC1, 10.25pm. Other programmes on Sat 23, BBC1, 10.35pm. Boxing Day, 10.35pm. New Year's Day, BBC1, 10.35pm.

Spanish Football. Sat 16, Sky Sports 3, 8pm, Sun 17, Sky Sports 3, 6.30pm, and Weds 20, Sky Sports 1, 7.30pm.

Manchester United v Liverpool. Sun 17, Sky Sports 1, 11am. Live.

Football Italia. Sun 17, C4, 1.45pm.

Burnley v Blackburn. Sun 17, Sky Sports 2, 3pm. Live from Turf Moor.

Dundee United v Rangers. Sun 17, Sky Sports 1, 6pm. Live.

Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal. Mon 18, Sky Sports 1, 7pm. North London derby.

FA Cup Football. Tues 19, Sky Sports 2, 7.30pm. A second-round replay, live. …