Slamming weekend of sport includes Lions finale and Wimbledon

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Variety of sport: Saturday marks the Wimbledon halfway stage
Variety of sport: Saturday marks the Wimbledon halfway stage

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This weekend is full of sport from the finale of the British Lions Tour, to the midway point of Wimbledon.

Rugby Union: British & Irish Lions v the All Blacks (Saturday 8 July, 7.30am-11.15am) — Sky Sports 1 HD 

There’s all to play for as the British and Irish Lions tour ends with the final Test against the All Blacks at Eden Park in Auckland. After the Lions' brilliant win in Wellington, this is the series decider.

Tennis: Wimbledon (Saturday 8 July, 12.15pm-6.45pm) — BBC 1

Saturday marks the Wimbledon halfway stage, with the outside courts beginning to empty as the final rounds kick off. Will any of the remaining Brits go all the way?

Grand Prix: Live Austrian GP: Qualifying​ (Saturday 8 July, 12pm-2.30pm) — Sky Sports 1 HD

Qualifying from the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria.

Cricket: Women's World Cup 2017 (Sunday 9 July, 10am-6pm) — Sky Sports 1 HD

England take on Australia at the Bristol County Ground in the group stage of the 2017 ICC Women's World Cup. These are the top two ranked sides in the women's game.

Grand Prix: Live Austrian GP: Race (Sunday 9 July, 12.30pm-3.30pm) — Sky Sports 1 HD 

The 2017 Austrian Grand Prix from the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. Lewis Hamilton was victorious here last year, taking the win from pole position.

Premier League dates for your diary from Sky Sports


Arsenal v Leicester City Fri 11 Aug 7.45pm

Watford v Liverpool Sat 12 Aug 12.30pm

Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur Sun 13 Aug 1.30pm

Manchester United v West Ham United Sun 13 Aug 4.00pm

Swansea City v Manchester United Sat 19 Aug 12.30pm

Huddersfield Town  v Newcastle United  Sun 20 Aug 1.30pm

Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea Sun 20 Aug 4.00pm

Manchester City v Everton Mon 21 Aug 8.00pm

Bournemouth v Manchester City Sat 26 Aug 12.30pm

West Bromwich Albion v Stoke City Sun 27 Aug 1.30pm

Liverpool v Arsenal Sun 27 Aug 4.00pm


Manchester City v Liverpool Sat 9 Sept 12.30pm

Burnley v Crystal Palace Sun 10 Sept 1.30pm

Swansea City v Newcastle United Sun 10 Sept 4.00pm

West Ham United v Huddersfield Town Mon 11 Sept 8.00pm

Bournemouth v Brighton & Hove Albion Fri 15 Sept 8.00pm

Crystal Palace  v Southampton Sat 16 Sept 12.30pm

Chelsea v Arsenal Sun 17 Sept 1.30pm

Manchester United v Everton Sun 17 Sept 4.00pm

West Ham United  v Tottenham Hotspur Sat 23 Sept 12.30pm

Brighton & Hove Albion  v Newcastle United Sun 24 Sept 4.00pm

Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion Mon 25 Sept 8.00pm

Huddersfield Town v Tottenham Hotspur Sat 30 Sept 12.30pm

Everton v Burnley Sun 1 Oct 2.15pm

Newcastle United v Liverpool Sun 1 Oct 4.30pm

Sports highlights for your diary from BT Sports

6 Aug 14:00 - Sun Arsenal v Chelsea (FA Community Shield)

8 Aug 19:45 Tues - Real Madrid v Manchester United (UEFA Super Cup)

12 Aug 17:30 Sat - Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City (Premier League)

19 Aug 17:30 Sat - Stoke City v Arsenal (Premier League)

26 Aug 17:30 Sat - Manchester United v Leicester City (Premier League)

09 Sep 17:30 Sat - Stoke v City Manchester United (Premier League)

16 Sep 17:30 Sat - Tottenham Hotspur v Swansea City (Premier League)

23 Sep 17:30 Sat - Leicester City v Liverpool (Premier League)

30 Sep 17:30 Sat - Chelsea v Manchester City (Premier League)

01 Oct 12:00 Sun - Arsenal v Brighton & Hove Albion (Premier League)

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