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The BBC’s Sport Relief occasion had raised £38,195,278 for charitable causes by the top of its reside TV present.

The programme included celeb boxing matches, a 12-hour five-a-side recreation and a particular model of Strictly Come Dancing.

The fundraising marathon, which raised greater than £55m when it was final held in 2016, helps weak folks within the UK and around the globe.

Show hosts included Claudia Winkleman, Freddie Flintoff and Ore Oduba.

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Andy Murray had to participate in a quiz in the midst of the evening

“Sport Relief is always a really special night and this evening, once again, we’ve seen the public show just how generous they are,” mentioned one other of the presenters, Davina McCall.

One section concerned two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray being shocked by comic Michael McIntyre in the midst of the evening as he barged into his lodge room.

The tennis participant, 30, then needed to play Midnight Gameshow – which concerned being examined on his data of Spice Girls’ lyrics with Ginger Spice Geri Horner perched on his mattress.

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The BBC gained an Oxford v Cambridge style-boat race with ITV and presenter Helen Skelton beat Love Island’s Camilla Thurlow in a boxing match.

Also collaborating in “celebrity boxing” have been former footballer Wayne Bridge, Made in Chelsea’s Spencer Matthews, S Club 7’s Hannah Spearritt and The Saturdays’ Vanessa White.

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Helen Skelton confronted Camilla Thurlow in Celebrity Boxing

Footballers Alex Scott, Chris Kamara and David Ginola battled it out within the Strictly Come Dancing particular.

FA Women’s Super League participant Alex Scott and her associate, Strictly professional Pasha Kovalev have been introduced Strictly champions.

Throughout the night actors together with Cuba Gooding Jr. and David Tennant urged viewers to donate to causes within the UK and abroad.

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Media captionSport Relief: John Barnes, Chris Kamara, Alex Scott & David Ginola dance to World in Motion

During the present it was introduced that BBC Radio One DJ Greg James had raised £1,090,522 for Sport Relief by biking the UK’s three highest mountains and the distances between them. The DJ’s try was disrupted by the acute climate circumstances in the beginning of this month however he saved a promise to renew it and accomplished the duty per week in the past.

The One Show presenter Alex Jones and a bunch of mums helped increase over £790,000 by endeavor numerous endeavours together with swimming in Loch Ness.

The present, broadcast reside from Salford, additionally featured a sketch displaying John Bishop on a mission to assist England win the World Cup.

The programme was the end result of per week of occasions going down across the nation.

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