BBC Sport - David Coleman: Stars pay tribute to legendary BBC commentator
David Coleman: The face of BBC Sport
- From the section Sport
Some of the biggest names in British sport remember the glittering career of legendary BBC Sport broadcaster David Coleman, who has died aged 87.
Coleman was the first presenter of Grandstand and spent over 40 years at the BBC before retiring from broadcasting after the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
Sir Bobby Charlton, HRH Princess Anne, Lord Coe and former athlete and fellow broadcaster Brendan Foster are among those who paid tribute to Coleman in a BBC documentary to celebrate his 85th birthday.