Dougie Donnelly, A LAW GRADUATE, was the first Scot to present THE BBC’s Grandstand, in 1993, while Athens 2004 marked his 6th Olympic Games, BECOMING only the THIRD BBC commentator to have 'done the double' of British gold in both Summer and Winter Games

In addition to his Olympic experiences, Dougie has worked on 2 World Cups, 3 Commonwealth Games, 8 U.S.Masters, 15 Open Championships and 27 consecutive Scottish Cup Finals

Dougie has been the face of BBC Sport Scotland since 1978 where football is his main responsibility, ALTHOUGH viewers will also know him through his long involvement with golf and snooker

twice VOTED Scottish Radio Personality of the Year, His versatility WAS reflected with a chat show series for BBC Scotland and a one-off special ‘Connolly With Donnelly’ in which Billy Connolly reminisced about theIR CLOSE FRIENDSHIP IN THE early days


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