Des Lynam - If FLAC album
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Des Lynam reciting Rudyard Kipling's "If" over a montage from World Cup 1998.
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Desmond Michael Lynam, OBE (born 17 September 1942) is an Irish-born British television and radio presenter. In a broadcasting career spanning more than forty years, he has hosted television coverage of many of the world's major sporting events, presenting Grandstand, Match of the Day, Wimbledon, the Grand National, Sportsnight, the World Cup and Olympic Games, as well as presenting non-sporting programmes such as Holiday, How Do They Do That? and Countdown.
Ennis, County Clare, Munster, Ireland (1942 – present). Desmond Michael "Des" Lynam, OBE (born 17 September 1942, Ennis, County Clare, Ireland) is an Irish presenter on British television and radio. He has hosted television coverage of high profile events for many years. He has presented the popular shows, Grandstand, Match of the Day, Holiday, How Do They Do That? and Countdown. In 2002, the BBC released a CD of poems read by Lynam to music.
Des Lynam, the legendary broadcaster picks the Tracks of My Years with songs from Johnny Cash and Frank Sinatra. Des has hosted TV coverage of some of the biggest sporting events in the world including Wimbledon, the Grand National, the FIFA World Cup, the UEFA European Championship and the Olympic Games. Plus he has presented Grandstand, Match of the Day and Countdown.
Date published: Sunday 28th May 2017 9:40. This week Johnny lets his sweet, sweet love pour over one of our most beloved broadcasters. He’s a proper old smoothy and the only presenter who could easily have been James Bond. That’ll be Des Lynam, then. Why the love? Des was a prominent part of our TV and sporting lives for decades. Did you know he’s Irish? Born in County Clare, he moved to Brighton aged six.
If (Rudyard Kipling).
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