Voice of Darts Sid Waddell Checks Out

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Voice of Darts Sid Waddell Checks Out

Postby The Sixpence » Sun Aug 12, 2012 1:21 pm

Didn't know whether to post this in here or in Another World but UK television has lost a commentating legend:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/darts/19232679
 
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Re: Voice of Darts Sid Waddell Checks Out

Postby JLP » Sun Aug 12, 2012 1:53 pm

He was one of the greats for sure.

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Re: Voice of Darts Sid Waddell Checks Out

Postby Killer King » Sun Aug 12, 2012 2:29 pm

One of the greats of commentary. An unmistakable voice, and one that will be sorely missed.

RIP Sid :(
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Re: Voice of Darts Sid Waddell Checks Out

Postby Cool Cat » Sun Aug 12, 2012 4:41 pm

Sad news, he was the voice of darts with his natty one liners, RIP Sid.
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