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Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

It *might* be sunny outside… but check out this lot.

Armagh legend Steven McDonnell and Cork hurling goalkeeper Donal Og Cusack tune in at Croke Park yesterday.
Armagh legend Steven McDonnell and Cork hurling goalkeeper Donal Og Cusack tune in at Croke Park yesterday.
Image: INPHO/Cathal Noonan
  • One to watch: Can Galway catch the Cats? *David Attenbrough voice* ‘Let’s see’
  • One to Sky+: I do love a day watching Le Tour… but that grass won’t cut itself.
  • One to skip: Life’s too short for snooker in July, surely?

Friday

Australian Rules: AFL, Collingwood v Carlton (ESPN, 10.30am).

Boxing: Marvin Sonsona v Orlando Cruz (ESPN, 3am Sat).

Cycling: Tour de France, stage six, (Eurosport 12.30pm, ITV4 2pm, TG4).

Golf: European Tour, Open de France (Sky Sports 1, 9.30am & 2.30pm); PGA Tour, The Greenbrier Classic (Sky Sports 3, 8pm). LPGA, US Open, Sky Sports 3, 11pm).

Motorcycling: MotoGP, German Grand Prix, (Setanta Ireland, 9am).

Motorsport: Formula One, British Grand Prix, (Setanta Ireland, 9.55am, 1.55am).

Rugby: Super 15, Chiefs v Crusaders, (Sky Sports 4, 8.30am, Reds v Highlanders, (Sky Sports 4 10.30am), Sharks v Bulls, (Sky Sports 4, 6pm).

Snooker: Six-Red World Championship (Eurosport, 9am).

Swimming: Paris Open, (Eurosport, 5pm).

Tennis: Wimbledon (TG4, 1pm; BBC 2, 12.30pm; BBC1, 1.45pm; BBC2, 5.50pm).

Saturday

Basketball: Test match, France v Great Britain, (ESPN, 5pm).

Boxing: Kell Brook v Carson Jones, (Sky Sports 1 8pm); Tyson Fury v Vinny Maddalone, (Channel 5 10pm).

Cricket: ODI, England v Australia, (Sky Sports 1 10.30am); West Indies v New Zealand, (Sky Sports 4 3.25pm).

Cycling: Tour de France, stage seven, (Eurosport 12.30pm, ITV4 2pm, TG4).

GAA: All-Ireland SHC qualifier, Clare v Dublin, Cusack Park, (TV3, 7pm).

Golf: Open de France, (Sky Sports 2, 1pm); The Greenbrier Classic, (Sky Sports 3, 8pm).

Centre Court at Wimbledon this week. Pic: Toby Melville/POOL/PA Wire.

Horse racing: From Sandown Park and Haydock Park, (Channel 4, 1.55pm).

Motor racing: Formula One, British Grand Prix, (BBC2, 12.10pm; Setanta Ireland 9.55am, 12.55pm; GP2, British Grand Prix, (Setanta Ireland 2.35pm).

Rugby: Super 15, Blues v Western Force, (Sky Sports 2, 8.30am), Waratahs v Brumbies, (Sky Sports 2 10.30am).

Football: Airtricity League, Sligo Rovers v Bray Wanderers, (RTÉ Two, 3.30pm).

Swimming: Paris Open, (Eurosport, 5pm).

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Tennis: Wimbledon, (TG4, 2.15pm, BBC1, 1.30pm, BBC2, 6.10pm).

Sunday

Athletics: National athletics championships, (RTÉ Two, 11.05pm).

Cycling: Tour de France, stage eight, (Eurosport 11.30am, ITV4, noon, TG4).

Football: MLS, Chicago Fire v Los Angeles Galaxy, (ESPN, 8pm). Will the Galaxy fans ‘do this’ for Robbie?

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GAA: Munster SFC final, Cork v Clare, (TV3, 2pm); Leinster SHC final, Kilkenny v Galway, (RTÉ, 4pm). The Sunday Game, (RTÉ Two, 9.30pm).

Golf: Open de France, (Sky Sports 2, noon); The Greenbrier Classic, (Sky Sports 1, 8pm).

Motor racing: Formula One, British Grand Prix, (BBC1, 12.05pm, BBC2, 12.55pm, Setanta Ireland 12.55pm); GP2, British Grand Prix, (Setanta Ireland 9.25am; GT1 World Championship, (ESPN, 2pm); IndyCar, Honda Indy Toronto, (Sky Sports 2, 5.30pm).

Tennis: Wimbledon, (BBC1, 12.55pm, BBC2 5.30pm).

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