The Classic FM Top 10 list of sporting favourites
Here is the Top 10 from the Classic FM sporting music countdown:
1. Chariots Of Fire (London Symphony Orchestra and Mr Bean, London Olympics 2012) – Vangelis
2. Nessun Dorma (sung by Luciano Pavarotti for Italia 90) – Puccini
A film still showing Nigel Havers, Daniel Gerroll, Ian Charleson, Nick Farrell, Ben Cross from 1981´s Chariots of Fire (REX).
3. World In Union (Rugby World Cup theme) – Holst/Skarbek
4. Bolero (Torvill & Dean, Sarajevo Olympics 1984) – Ravel
5. The Trap (London Marathon theme) – Ron Goodwin
6. You’ll Never Walk Alone (Liverpool FC) – Rodgers & Hammerstein
7. Zadok The Priest (inspired the Champions League theme music) – Handel
8. A Musical Joke (Horse Of The Year Show theme) – Mozart
9. Jerusalem (England rugby and cricket) – Parry
10. Abide With Me (FA Cup final) – Monk/Lyte
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