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List of notable or famous male sportscasters. List contains top males known for being sportscasters. Male Sportscasters of prominence are featured here with pictures and additional information when available. The most notable Male Sportscasters in history and today are shown below, listed by their level of prominence. While this isn't a list of all Male Sportscasters, it does answer the question "who are the most famous Male Sportscasters in the world?"

Some of the most famous male sportscasters are included on this list. They have made some of the greatest calls in history, like Al Michaels when in 1980 he exclaimed, "Do you believe in miracles?!" when the U.S. men's hockey team upset the USSR. 

Enjoy this list of prominent, well-known male sportscasters. These people, like Alex J. Walling and David Steele include images when available. Featuring black sportscasters, TV sportscasters, and all, this list has it all. 
Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Sportscasters
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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

Age: 59

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Also Ranked

#12 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

#14 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

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Chris Berman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Sportscasters
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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

Age: 62

Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States of America

Also Ranked

#17 on The Best Sports Personalities on ESPN

#7 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

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Al Michaels is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Sportscasters
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Alan Richard "Al" Michaels is an American television sportscaster. Now employed by NBC Sports after nearly three decades with ABC Sports, Michaels is perhaps best known for his many years calling play-by-play of National Football League games, including nearly two decades with Monday Night Football. He is also known for famous calls in other sports, including the Miracle on Ice at the 1980 Winter Olympics and the earthquake-interrupted Game 3 of the 1989 World Series. ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Also Ranked

#10 on The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

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Bob Costas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Sportscasters
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Robert Quinlan "Bob" Costas is an American sportscaster, on the air for NBC Sports television since the early 1980s. He has been prime-time host of nine Olympic games. He also does play-by-play for MLB Network and hosts an interview show called Studio 42 with Bob Costas. ...more

Age: 66

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Also Ranked

#16 on The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

#24 on The All-Time Greatest Late Night Talk Show Hosts

#35 on Best Bill Simmons Podcast Guests

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