PICK OF THE DAY
Feats of Modest Valour RTÉ One, 10.35pm A documentary following three people through their battle with Parkinson’s disease. Among them is actor Tom Hickey, 73 (pictured), best known for playing Benjy in The Riordans. The show also hears from Dr Eilis Dowd, the Galway-based researcher trying to alleviate the disease.
Sport Early birds can catch the first international rules test from Adelaide featuring Australia v Ireland (RTÉ2, throw-in 5am). Football action on GAA Beo (TG4, 1.30pm) has live coverage of St Brigids v Corofin in the Connacht football semi-final, anda delayed broadcast of Portlaoise v Moorefield in the Leinster. In soccer, it’s Switzerland v Northern Ireland (Sky Sports, ko 5pm).