Des Lynam, once a BBC institution, has given the corporation a kicking over its coverage of the Commonwealth Games.
Lynam joined the BBC as a freelance radio reporter in 1968 and worked his way to the very top of sports broadcasting, hosting Match of the Day and Grandstand before his controversial departure to ITV in 1999.
And the viewers’ favourite has pulled no punches in his assessment of how his old employers have been handling the games in Glasgow.
First on the agenda in his Daily Telegraph column was the late-night show presented by Clare Blading…
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