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List of famous sports commentators, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top sports commentators in the world? This includes the most prominent sports commentators, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable sports commentators is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic sports commentators were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned sports commentators.

List people include Vin Scully, Erin Andrews and many additional people as well. Featuring black sports announcers, color commentators, sports broadcasters, and more, this list has it all.

From reputable, prominent, and well known sports commentators to the lesser known sports commentators of today, these are some of the best professionals in the sports commentator field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous sports commentators ever?" and "What are the names of famous sports commentators?" then you're in the right place. 
Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous 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 ...more

Age: 58

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

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Actor, TV Personality, Sports commentator

Credits: SportsCenter, 30 for 30, MSNBC Live, Football Night in America, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, + more

Also Ranked

#11 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

#13 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

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Erin Andrews is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Sports Commentators
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Erin Jill Andrews is an American sportscaster, journalist, and television personality. She currently hosts FOX College Football for Fox Sports, as well as Dancing with the Stars for ABC. Andrews was previously a co-host of College GameDay on ESPN and a contributor for Good Morning America on the ABC ...more

Age: 38

Birthplace: Lewiston, Maine, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Actor, Sports commentator

Credits: That's My Boy, Dancing with the Stars, Entertainment Tonight, Saturday Night Football, Jim Rome Is Burning, + more

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#28 on The Best SYTYCD Judges of All Time

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Vince McMahon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous 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 ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States of America

Profession: Professional Wrestling Promoter, Announcer, Wrestler, Television producer, Film Producer, + more

Credits: WWF Raw, The Scorpion King, The Rundown, WWE Smackdown!

Also Ranked

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

#14 on The Best WWE Heels Ever

#16 on The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time

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

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Charissa Thompson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Sports Commentators
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Charissa Thompson is an American television host and sportscaster with Fox Sports 1 and NBC. She is one of the co-hosts on Fox Sports Live, and also one of the co-hosts for the syndicated entertainment news show Extra. Previously, Thompson worked for Fox Sports in her first stint, and Versus, as ...more

Age: 34

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Profession: Actor, Presenter, Sports commentator

Credits: Extra, 2009 Allstate Sugar Bowl, Splash, Lingerie: The Secret Art of Seduction

Also Ranked

#36 on The Best Sports Personalities on ESPN

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