Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Available to Download Now
Buy the MP3 album for £5.99
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Image not available


BBC Sporting Themes

Various Audio CD
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Available from these sellers.

Buy the MP3 album for £5.99 at the Amazon Digital Music Store.

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

Product details

  • Audio CD
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Pickwick
  • ASIN: B000026XK2
  • Other Editions: MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 115,077 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Original Sporting Themes At Their Best! 1 Aug 2009
Format:Audio CD
1.) Grandstand
2.) Test Cricket
3.) World Cup Grandstand
4.) Ski Sunday
5.) Snooker
6.) Rugby Special
7.) Wimbledon
8.) Sportsnight
9.) Question Of Sport
11.)Commonwealth Games
12.)World Cup Rugby
13.)Sport On Two
16.)Wimbledon Closing
17.)Match Of The Day

This is a marvellous collection of original sporting themes taken from BBC sporting programmes spanning 3 decades 1960s - 1980s. Each of the 18 tracks is the full length composition and the quality of the recordings is first class. Many will be familiar as they are still used today, but some you're likely to have forgot about but will recall again when you hear them. If you're still able to order a copy of this item I would fully recommend it, as far as I'm aware there's no other compilation quite like it!
Was this review helpful to you?
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Nostalgic 18 Jan 2013
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
Excellent C.D, a real blast from the past. No-one writes sports music like the BBC. Dropped a star as there is no formula 1 track (misleading with a racecar on the cover).
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Just want I expected 14 Feb 2014
Format:MP3 Download|Verified Purchase
Just as I expected. Only 4 stars because it's not the original versions of the tracks for example The Chain by Fleetwood Mac (F1) or Soul Limbo by Brooker T and the MGs (cricket) etc but still perfectly acceptable synth cover if you want a quick blast from the past plus if you aren't familiar with the originals they will sound more or less just like they do on the telly.

The addition of the Winter Olympics themes is nice and brings it up date.

Only watchout is the Sportnight theme and snooker theme tunes are mixed up - listen the to the preview and you see what I mean. What is labelled as the snooker theme is actually the sports night theme and vice cerca, doesn't matter when you are listening to the album but did confuse me initially :)
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
First post:
Prompts for sign-in

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Look for similar items by category