Why is it that you programme the Dakar at 22.00 and then think that viewers want to watch the first round of a snooker tornament.
If the Dakar is programmed the air at 22.00 then show it. Don't leave first round snooker on for over an hour. It's not even a sport.
Perhaps one should complain to the organizers of the Dakar directly:
Broadcasting: Christian Schmitz:
A.S.O. - Amaury Sport Organisation
IMMEUBLE PANORAMA B
253, QUAI DE LA BATAILLE DE STALINGRAD
F92137 ISSY LES MOULINEAUX CEDEX