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List of famous male sports commentators, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male sports commentators list contains the most prominent and top males known for being sports commentators. There are thousand of males working as sports commentators in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic sports commentators have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a sports commentator then the people below should give you inspiration.

List is made up of people like Johnny Esaw and Bill Grigsby.

While this isn't a list of all male sports commentators, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male sports commentators?" and "Who are the best male sports commentators?"
Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Sports Commentators
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Keith Theodore Olbermann is an American sports and political commentator and writer. As of 2013 he hosts a late-night show on ESPN2 and TSN2 called Olbermann, as well as being the studio host of TBS's Major League Baseball postseason coverage. Previously, he was the chief news officer of the Current TV network and the host of the Current TV weeknight political commentary program, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, until March 30, 2012, a program he hosted with the same title and a similar format on MSNBC from March 2003 to January 2011. During his time at MSNBC, Olbermann established a niche in cable news commentary, gaining note for his pointed criticism of right-wing or conservative ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 59

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Also Ranked

#17 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

#14 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

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Vince McMahon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Sports Commentators
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Vincent Kennedy "Vince" McMahon is an American professional wrestling promoter, former announcer, commentator, film producer, actor, and occasional professional wrestler currently serving as majority owner, Chairman, and CEO of Stamford, Connecticut-based professional wrestling promotion World Wrestling Entertainment. McMahon plays an in-ring character known by the ring name Mr. McMahon, based on his real life persona. He is a two-time world champion, having won the WWF Championship in 1999 and ECW World Championship in 2007. He was also the winner of the 1999 Royal Rumble. McMahon headlined multiple pay-per-view events from 1999 to 2000 and participated in the main event of WrestleMania ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 72

Birthplace: Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA

Also Ranked

#10 on The Best WWE Heels Ever

#42 on The Best WWE Superstars of the '90s

#17 on The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time

#88 on WWE's Greatest Superstars of the 21st Century

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Chris Berman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Sports Commentators
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Christopher James "Chris" Berman, also known by the nickname Boomer, is an American sportscaster. He anchors SportsCenter, Monday Night Countdown, Sunday NFL Countdown, U.S. Open golf, the Stanley Cup Finals, and other programming on ESPN and ABC Sports. Berman calls play-by-play of select Major League Baseball games for ESPN. In 2012, he called play-by-play for the Monday Night Football game between the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders with color commentator Trent Dilfer and sideline reporter Rachel Nichols. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States of America

Also Ranked

#73 on The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

#16 on The Best Sports Personalities on ESPN

#6 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

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Monty Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Sports Commentators
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Monte Halparin, OC OM, better known by the stage name Monty Hall, is a Canadian-born MC, producer, actor, singer and sportscaster, best known as host of the television game show Let's Make a Deal. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 96

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

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