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A League Of Their Own

Sky One panel show about sport. 123 episodes (14 series), 2010 - 2019. Stars James Corden, Jamie Redknapp, Andrew Flintoff, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Next new episode is on Thursday at 8pm. Series 14, Highlights Special
Series 14, Out-takes is repeated tomorrow at 8pm.

A League Of Their Own. Image shows from L to R: Andrew Flintoff, James Corden, Romesh Ranganathan, Jamie Redknapp. Copyright: CPL Productions.

A League Of Their Own

Sports panel show for Sky1. Hosted by James Corden, with regulars Freddie Flintoff, Jamie Redknapp and Jack Whitehall

Genre
Panel Show
Broadcast
2010 - 2019
Channel
Sky One
Episodes
123   (14 series), plus 52 highlights, out-takes and road trip specials
Starring
James Corden, Jamie Redknapp, Andrew Flintoff, Romesh Ranganathan, Jack Whitehall, John Bishop and Georgie Ainslie
Directors
Steve Smith, Simon Staffurth, Dave Skinner, Tommy Panays, Pete Deagle and Richard Van't Riet
Producers
David Taylor, David Ricketts, Ben Wicks, Chris Little, Alex Moody, Tommy Panays, Kate Staples, Matt Wilkinson, Pete Deagle, Luke Shiach and others

A comedy panel show for Sky 1 with the focus firmly on sport.

A League Of Their Own takes its cue from sporting obsession and sets two teams of comedians, celebrities and sports stars against each other in a test of their sporting knowledge. From record breaking feats to headline grabbing events, the show is stuffed with the kind of sensational take home facts that sports fans just love to quote.

The show tackles questions like - "which footballers spent the most on their wedding?" and "Can you arrange David James' haircuts in chronological order?"

Across a number of rounds, the teams' sporting knowledge is put to the ultimate test. A League Of Their Own takes its cue from sports fans' obsession with lists and stats and the first round sees the teams arrange three possible answers into their order of preference.

Regular rounds include 'Guest List', in which the teams must come up with the same answers a famous sports star has given in response to a question about their profession; and 'Human Clock', the ultimate test of knowledge and stamina: the team must answer as many questions correctly as is possible in the time that one or more of them can endure a tough physical challenge.

It's red v blue, Redknapp v Flintoff, and no one wants to be on the losing side. Who'll have the last laugh and claim victory, proving they're truly in a league of their own?

In Series 5, Jack Whitehall joined the blue team as a regular panellist as Georgie Thompson reduced her appearances (due to her Formula 1 hosting duties), as did John Bishop (due to other filming commitments). Series 6 proved to be John's last series, and Jack Whitehall quit after Series 12, to be replaced by Romesh Ranganathan.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • ALOTO (Acronym)
  • A League Of Their Own: US Road Trip (Other official name)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 11th March 2010 on Sky One at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 17th October 2019 on Sky One at 8pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 14 Episode 9: Tomorrow at 8pm on Sky1
  2. Series 14 Episode 9: Wednesday at 11:30pm on Sky1
  3. Series 14 Episode 10: Friday at 12am on Sky2
  4. Series 14 Episode 10: Friday at 10pm on Sky1
  5. Series 14 Episode 10: Saturday at 9pm on Sky1
  6. Series 14 Episode 10: Sunday at 12:30am on Sky2
  7. Series 14 Episode 10: Tuesday 22nd October at 11pm on Sky1
  8. Series 14 Episode 10: Wednesday 23rd October at 11:30pm on Sky1
  9. Series 9 Episode 1: Thursday 24th October at 8pm on Sky1

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