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

Get into your onesie, put another bit of turf on the fire and get the curtains pulled. Here’s what the weekend holds.

Cian Healy : watches Breaking Bad on his iPad. Don't tell Joe.
Cian Healy : watches Breaking Bad on his iPad. Don't tell Joe.
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  • One to watch: The north London derby is the early kick-off. There’s a couch, a bacon butty and a pot of tea with my name on it.
  • One to Sky+: I’m not getting up for the golf in Hong Kong.
  • One to skip: We’re boycotting the snooker til Ronnie returns.

Friday

Boxing: Live Boxing, (Eurosport, 8pm).

Cricket: Test, India v England (Sky Sports 1, 3.55am).

Darts: Grand Slam of Darts (Sky Sports 1, 7pm).

Football: League One, Tranmere v MK Dons, (Sky Sports 1 7.30pm); Ligue 1, Lorient v Lille, (ESPN, 7.45pm).

Golf: Hong Kong Open (Sky Sports 2, 5am); SA Open Championship (Sky Sports 2, 9am, 1.30pm).

Horse racing: From Cheltenham, (Channel 4, 1.05pm).

Motorsport: World Touring Car Championship, (Eurosport, 7.35am); Formula One, United States Grand Prix, practice, (Sky Sports F1, 2.45pm, 6.45pm, Setanta Ireland 3.55pm, 7.55pm).

Snooker: Players’ Tour Championship, Sofia, (Eurosport, 8.15am).

Tennis: Faceoff, Roddick v Raonic & Williams v Radwanska (ESPN, 1am Sat).

Saturday

Boxing: IBF Super Middleweight title fight, Carl Froch v Yusaf Mack, (Sky Sports 1, 8pm).

Cricket: First Test, India v England, (Sky Sports 2, 3.55am).

Darts: Grand Slam of Darts, (Sky Sports 3, 1pm, 7pm).

Football: Premier League, Arsenal v Tottenham, (Sky Sports 2, noon); Norwich v Manchester United, (ESPN, 4.30pm), Premier Soccer Saturday, (RTÉ Two, 7.50pm); Championship, Peterborough v Blackburn, (Sky Sports 2, 5pm); SPL, Aberdeen v Celtic, (ESPN, 11.15am); La Liga, Barcelona v Real Zaragoza, (Sky Sports 4, 6.55pm); Real Madrid v Athletic Bilbao, (Sky Sports 4, 9pm); Serie A, Napoli v AC Milan, (ESPN, 7.45pm).

Golf: European Tour Golf, Hong Kong Open, (Sky Sports 2, 5am); SA Open Championship, (Sky Sports 4, 10.30am).

Horse racing: From Cheltenham, (Channel 4, 1.45pm).

Motorsport: United States Grand Prix, qualifying, ( Sky Sports F1, 2.45pm, 5pm, 3.55pm, 6.55pm, Setanta Ireland); World Touring Car Championship, (Eurosport, 12.15pm, 3am, 4.15am).

Rugby: Autumn internationals, Ireland XV v Fiji, (RTÉ Two, 5pm, BBC2, 5pm); Scotland v South Africa, (BBC 1, Sky Sports 1, ESPN, 2pm); Exhibition, Championship XV v New Zealand Maori, (Sky Sports 1, noon).

Snooker: Players’ Tour Championship, Sofia, (Eurosport, 7.30am).

Sunday

Cricket: First Test, India v England, (Sky Sports 1, 3.55am, Sky Sports 2, 6am).

Cycling: Track World Cup, Glasgow, (BBC2. 1.30pm).

Darts: Grand Slam of Darts, (Sky Sports 2, 1pm, Sky Sports 1, 7pm).

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Football: Premier League, Fulham v Sunderland, (Sky Sports 1, 3.30pm); Championship, Millwall v Leeds, (Sky Sports 1, 1pm); SPL, Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Motherwell, (Sky Sports 4, 12.30pm); Serie A, Inter Milan v Cagliari, (ESPN, 1.30pm, Setanta Ireland, 1.55pm); Bundesliga, Hoffenheim v Stuttgart, (ESPN 4.15pm); La Liga, Granada v Atletico Madrid, (Sky Sports 3, 6.30pm); Sevilla v Real Betis, (Sky Sports 3, 8.30pm); Ligue 1, Bordeaux v Marseille, (ESPN, 7.30pm).

GAA: Errigal Ciarán v Cross, (TG4, 2pm); Loughrea v St Thomas (TG4).

Golf: European Tour Golf, Hong Kong Open, (Sky Sports 1, 6am); SA Open Championship, (Sky Sports 3, 10.30am).

NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers v Baltimore Ravens, (Channel 4, 1.05am, Mon); NFL, Two matches, (Sky Sports 2, 5.30pm, 9.15pm).

Horse racing: From Cheltenham, (Channel 4, 12.55pm).

Motorsport: Formula One, United States Grand Prix, (Sky Sports F1, 5.30pm, Setanta Ireland, 6.55pm).

Rugby: Anglo-Welsh Cup, Newport-Gwent Dragons v Northampton Saints, (Sky Sports 3, 3pm).

Snooker: Players’ Tour Championship, Sofia, (Eurosport, 8am, 11am, 2pm, 6pm).

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