On one of the busiest sporting days of the year, cricket commentator Mark Nicholas takes a look back at the sporting achievements and musical moments of 2019, alongside studio guests England’s Cricket World Cup Winning captain Eoin Morgan and Keane’s frontman Tom Chaplin. He’ll be talking to this year's Sports Personality Of The Year, Ben Stokes who hit the winning stroke and was so influential in securing the Cricket World Cup.
Sir Tim Rice, explains why he had to leave the World Cup before the finish due to a Royal Appointment and Sir Ian Botham praises the efforts of the current 50-50 Side. Gary Lineker talks all things Football including the 4 English sides to compete in the finals of the European Cups which is the first time any one country has achieved that feat. England Football Star Raheem Sterling who helped Manchester City secure an unprecedented domestic treble calls in. And fresh from her Strictly Come Dancing appearance England and Arsenal star Alex Scott, looks at the England woman's football team.
Also joining Mark is England Rugby Coach Eddy Jones lamenting on this year's World Cup near miss and the man who was the thorn in their and the Welsh Rugby side, South African Scrum Half; Faf de Klerk. Plus, Mark covers further sporting achievements including Lewis Hamilton's record breaking Formula One Championship win. All the amazing Athletic achievements from sprinter and World Champion 200 metre runner Dina Asher Smith and Pentathlon World Champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson on her British record breaking score. And Radio 2's Breakfast Show’s sports presenter Mike Williams will add his favourite sporting moments and achievements of 2019.
Cricket commentator Mark Nicholas looks back at 2019's sporting and musical achievements.