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A radio or television broadcast of a sports event or of sports news.

[sports, pl. of sport + (broad)cast.]

sports′cast′er n.
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Noun1.sportscaster - an announcer who reads sports news or describes sporting eventssportscaster - an announcer who reads sports news or describes sporting events
announcer - reads news, commercials on radio or television


[ˈspɔːrtskɑːstər] (mainly US) ncommentateur/trice m/f sportif/ivesports centre ncentre m sportifsports day n (British) (in schools)réunion f sportivesports desk n (TV, RADIO) (= department) → service m des sportssports drink nboisson f sportivesports ground nterrain m de sportsports hall ngymnase msports injury nblessure f de sportif/ivesports jacket nveste f de sport
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As of this week WLS is airing VSiN's "Action Updates," hosted by legendary sportscaster Brent Musburger, at 6:58 p.m.
According to a statement issued in Abuja by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media and Publicity), the President condoled with Oyebanji's family, friends and colleagues, particularly at the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), where he worked for 35 years, making his mark as a sportscaster.
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Arguably the most gifted sports broadcaster of all-time.<br />The Syracuse University alum would go on to win 26 Emmys, be named national sportscaster of the year a record eight times, host 12 Olympics and earn induction into the broadcasters' wing of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum this Saturday in Cooperstown.
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Sportscaster Erika Padilla just could not wait for the birth of her baby boy.
After retiring from the game in 1979 he went on to a career as a sportscaster and actor, playing a dim-witted assistant detective in The Naked Gun and its sequels.
The veteran sportscaster is said to have died peacefully at his Nyack home in New York.
Wragge began his career as a decorated athlete at the University of New Hampshire and went on to become an award-winning sportscaster before joining CBS.
It's a consummate performance in the vein of Steve Coogan's failed sportscaster Alan Partridge.