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Your winning week on Sky Sports!

Your winning week on Sky Sports!

Masters 1000 tennis, England’s cricket tour of Sri Lanka and Premier League football are among the top picks

Call yourself a sports fan? Then you won’t want to miss any of these huge highlights on Sky Sports…

From Friday 5 October, Sky Sports

Sky Sports is the place to be for sporting drama this week – and on Virgin TV you don’t have to miss any of the blockbuster moments.


It all kicks off with two top tussles from the Premier League, including Chelsea’s clash with Southampton, before the stars of golf, tennis and cricket strut their stuff on the big stage.


Want a piece of the action? Then read on to discover the unmissable events you need to know about…

Brighton v West Ham

Friday 5 October, 7pm, Sky Sports Premier League/HD (CH 512/502)

Kick-start your feast of stellar sporting action on the south coast, as Chris Hughton’s Brighton host Manuel Pellegrini’s West Ham in the Premier League. Both teams are in need of points after muted starts to the season left them mired in the bottom half, but who will hold their nerve and earn the spoils at the Amex?


Southampton v Chelsea

Sunday 7 October, 1pm, Sky Sports Premier League/HD (CH 512/502)

Sunday’s action comes from the south coast too – Chelsea have looked like Premier League title contenders ever since the opening weekend of the campaign, and now their bid for glory takes them to St Mary’s Stadium. The form book suggests that the Blues will come out on top, but you never know in this league…


ATP Rolex Shanghai Masters

Monday 8 October, 6am, Sky Sports Action/HD (CH 517/507)

Djokovic? Federer? Nadal? Whichever tennis ace you are rooting for, get set for a week of five-star action from China, as the best of the best in the men’s game meet at the penultimate Masters 1000 event of the season.


Sri Lanka v England

Wednesday 10 October, 8.30am, Sky Sports Cricket/HD (CH 514/504)

England’s status as the world’s best one-day international team will be tested in their five-match series against Sri Lanka. The first encounter sees Eoin Morgan’s men take on Angelo Mathews’ side at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium.


British Masters

Thursday 11 October, 9.30am, Sky Sports Golf/HD (CH 515/505)

Justin Rose (pictured), Tommy Fleetwood and Andrew “Beef” Johnston are some of the home-grown heroes ready to fight it out for the British Masters trophy at Surrey’s Walton Heath Golf Club, along with Open champion Francesco Molinari. Defending his 2017 title is Irishman Paul Dunne.


Find out what’s on Sky Sports this week

Keep up to speed with the latest games, players, athletes and action with our Sky Sports schedule. Collecting together all the latest sports coverage from across the channels, there’s something for every fan to celebrate on our homepage!


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