listed events

listed events

sporting matches of enormous popularity which are reserved from exclusive coverage by commercial broadcasters so that people may watch certain special events on television. There are national and European rules. Examples are the British Steeplechase Grand National and the Tour de France.
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He's won on the course and has won two Listed events - one against older horses and one against younger horses.
The governing bodies had challenged Britain's decision that all such games should be Listed Events, meaning that they must be shown on free-to-air channels such as the BBC and ITV.
30am Football Copa Sudamericana: Universidad San Martin v Emelec The listed events can be streamed live via the websites of: bet365, Betfair, Hills, Paddy Power & Unibet
Summary: Sports and Olympics minister Hugh Robertson deffers a decision on sport's listed events until the end of the digital switchover process.
Following a close-up fifth at Deauville last month, she has landed two Listed events on home soil, and her most recent victory over a mile at Bath was arguably her most impressive performance.
Individuals and teams of residents can preregister for listed events and use the preceding months to improve and perfect their skills.
30pm Volleyball Italy - M Roma v Copra Elior Piacenza The listed events can be streamed live via the websites of: Bet365, Betfair, Hills, Paddy Power & Unibet
As well as the Ashes, Mr Davies's report recommended that World Cup and European Championship qualifiers involving home nations be listed events, plus the Wimbledon tennis championship and golf's Open championship.
The gelding was runner-up twice in the valuable John Smith's Cup at York and placed in listed events.
30am Cricket 1st ODI - Zimbabwe v Bangladesh The listed events can be streamed live via the websites of: Bet365, Betfair, Hills, Paddy Power, Stan James & Unibet
As well as the Ashes, it is understood his report will also recommend World Cup and European Championship qualifiers involving home nations be listed events, plus Wimbledon tennis championship and golf's Open championship.
Heritage Minister Chris Smith had already set up a working group to review listed events, which at the moment include the FA Cup Final and the Grand National.