Tuesday, 19 January 2010
William Pollock McLaren CBE 1923 – 2010
One of the most memorable sports commentators of my childhood along with Peter O'Sullivan's hoarse hearsay and Arthur Montford's strobing jackets.
"I'm no hod carrier but I'd be laying bricks if he was running at me." (About Jonah Lomu).
Posted by Conan the Librarian™ at 22:03:00
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What a wonderful character.ReplyDelete
If there is a heaven, he'll have some great players to comment on. RIP indeed!