Commonwealth Games: So Much More on DStv

The Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, which is due to begin at Celtic Park at 8pm on Wednesday, will feature 6,500 athletes from 70 nations that will be introduced to a potential global audience of 1.5 billion .

The 69-year-old rocker Rod Stewart and 53 year old Susan Boyle, 53, who starred in 2009′s Britain’s Got Talent, will perform to the crowd and viewers.

Scottish classical violinist Nicola Benedetti will also participate in the firework-heavy show.

SUPERSPORT SCHEDULE

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games, Opening Ceremony, Glasgow – 22:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

IAAF, World Junior Championships Day 2 – Session 1 – 18:50 CAT on SS2

Tour De France, Stage 17 – Saint-Gaudens / Saint-Lary-Soulan Pla D’Adet 125km – 13:20 CAT on SS6/HD1

 

Thursday 24 July, 2014

Pre-Season Friendly

Pre-Season Friendly, Toronto Fc v Tottenham Hotspur – 00:55 CAT on SS3/HD3

Pre-Season Friendly, Liverpool v Roma – 01:25 CAT on SS7

Pre-Season Friendly Sporting Kansas City v Man City – 02:25 CAT on SS3/HD3

Pre-Season Friendly La Galaxy v Man Utd – 04:55 CAT on SS3/HD3

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games Hockey, Women: Australia v Malaysia – 10:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Triathlon Women’s Individual – 12:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Cycling Track Session 1 – 12:00 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Gymnastics Rythmic: Team Final And Individual Qualification – 14:00 CAT on SS7

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Women: South Africa V Trinidad & Tobago – 15:00 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Triathlon Men’s Individual – 16:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Cycling Track Session 2 – 17:00 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Men’s 56kg Group A Final – 20:30 CAT on SS9

IAAF World Junior Championships Day 2 – Session 2 – 02:20 CAT on SS6/HD1

IAAF World Junior Championships Day 3 – Session 1 – 18:50 CAT on SS2

 

Friday 25 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Men: India v Wales – 10:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Men: South Africa V Scotland – 12:00 on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Shooting Small Bore – 10m Air Pistol Women’s Final – 13:05 CAT on SS7

Commonwealth Games, Shooting Small Bore – 10m Air Rifle Men’s Final – 15:05 on SS7

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Men’s 62kg Group A – 20:30 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Women’s 53kg Group A – 16:30 on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Women: South Africa V Canada – 22:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

IAAF World Junior Championships Day 3 – Session 2 – 02:40 CAT on SS6/HD1

Tour De France, Stage 19 – Maubourguet Pays Du Val D’Adour / Bergerac 208km – 14:05 on SS2

IAAF World Junior Championships Day 4 – Session 1 – 18:50 CAT on SS2

 

 

Saturday 26 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games Hockey, Men: New Zealand v Trinidad & Tobago – 10:00 CAT on SS7

Commonwealth Games Swimming Session 5 – Heats – 11:30 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games Cycling Track Session 5 – 12:00 on SS9

Commonwealth Games Triathlon Mixed Team Relay – 13:20 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games Hockey Men: Australia v Wales – 15:30 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Women’s 58kg Group A – 16:15 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games Swimming Session 6 – Finals – 20:00 CAT on SS4

Pre-Season Friendly, New York Red Bulls v Arsenal – 22:55 CAT on SS3/HD3

IAAF World Junior Championships Day 5 – 23:10 CAT on SS2

ATP World Tour 250, Atlanta Tennis Championships 1st QF – 01:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

ATP World Tour 250, Atlanta Tennis Championships SF 1 – 21:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

Tour De France, Stage 20 – Bergerac / Périgueux 54km – 14:05 CAT on SS2

Tour De France, Winner Press Conference – 18:15 CAT on SS2

Friday Night Fights, Welterweight: Roberto Garcia v Breidis Prescott (10 Rounds) – 03:00 CAT on SS9

 

Sunday 27 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games, Marathon Men & Women – 10:00 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Swimming Session 7 – Heats – 11:15 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games Shooting SuperSport Five Africa (SS5A) L Shooting Clay – Double Trap Men’s Final – 14:45 CAT on SS5

Commonwealth Games, Athletics Session 1 – 15:15 CAT on SS4

Pre-Season Friendly, Chicago Fire v Tottenham Hotspur – 01:55 CAT on SS3/HD3

IAAF World Junior Championships, Day 6 – 23:40 CAT on SS2

HBO International Boxing, WBA Middleweight Title: Gennady Golovkin v Daniel Geale (12 Rounds) – 02:30 CAT on SS6/HD1

PGA Tour, RBC Canadian Open Day 4 – 19:00 CAT on SS1

ATP World Tour 250, Atlanta Tennis Championships Final – 22:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

Monday 28 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games Athletics Session 2 – 10:50 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games Swimming Session 9 – Heats – 11:20 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games Shooting Small Bore – 50m Rifle Prone Men’s Final – 14:45 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games Shooting Clay – Trap Women’s Final – 15:50 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Women’s 69kg Group A – 17:00 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games Athletics Session 3 – 19:30 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Men’s 85kg Group A – 20:20 CAT on SS9

ATP World Tour 500 Citi Open Day 1 – Match 1 – 22:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Hockey Men: New Zealand v England – 09:50 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Athletics Session 4 – 10:50 CAT on 10:50 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Swimming Session 11 – Heats – 11:30 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Mountain Bike: Women’s Cross Country – 12:20 CAT on SS7

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Men: India v Australia – 14:50 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Shooting Clay – Trap Men’s Final – 15:00 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games Weightlifting Women’s 75kg Group A – 16:20 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Wrestling Men’s 55/74/120kg & Women’s 48/72kg Finals – 17:20 on SS7

Commonwealth Games, Shooting Small Bore – 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women’s Final – 18:30 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Athletics Session 5 – 19:30 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Men’s 94kg Group A – 20:20 CAT on SS9

Tennis

ATP World Tour 500, Citi Open Day 1 – Match 2 – 00:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

ATP World Tour 500, Citi Open Day 1 – Match 3 – 02:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

ATP World Tour 500 Citi Open Day 2 – Match 1 – 22:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games, Diving Men’s 1m Springboard Preliminary – 10:50 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Diving Women’s Synchronised 10m Platform Final – 11:30 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Boxing QFs Session 1 – 13:50 CAT on SS9

Commonwealth Games, Hockey Women: New Zealand v Canada on 14:50 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Women’s +75kg Group A – 16:20 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Diving Men’s 1m Springboard Final – 18:50 CAT on SS5/HD2

Commonwealth Games, Athletics Session 7 – 19:20 CAT on SS4

Commonwealth Games, Weightlifting Men’s 105kg Group A – 20:30 CAT on SS9

ATP World Tour 500 Citi Open Day 2 – Match 2 – 00:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

ATP World Tour 500 Citi Open Day 2 – Match 3 – 02:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

ATP World Tour 500, Citi Open Day 3 – Match 1 – 22:00 CAT on SS6/HD1

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