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View Poll Results: Who is the best BBC Wimbledon commentator
John McEnroe 19 23.75%
Pat Cash 4 5.00%
TRACY AUSTIN 7 8.75%
PAM SHRIVER 5 6.25%
VIRGINIA WADE 15 18.75%
Michael Stich 4 5.00%
Boris Becker 5 6.25%
John Lloyd 2 2.50%
Jimmy Connors 10 12.50%
Other ? 9 11.25%
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Best BBC Wimbledon commentator ?

For me it is John McEnroe!

He is excellent.

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Virginia Wade, Jo Durie and Jimmy Connors.

I think Jimmy is the best male commentator. He is so great. So much better than McEnroe.

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John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors are my faves. I also really like Jo Durie and Virginia Wade (Ginny is hilarious! )

I cannot stand Simon Reed though!

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I thought Virginia was excellent, very fair

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Joe Durie. Fair and very nice to listen to. I also like that Australian woman.
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Pam doesn't even work for the BBC does she?

I voted Chris Bailey under other. I love him.

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Jimmy Connors. I've really enjoyed listening to him. Others are Jo Durie, Tracy Austin and Louise Pleming.

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worst is Vijay.. never analyse players games and strategy..his fav quotes -- well done/good job/marvellous/just in /just out remarkeble..I would pay him to keep his mouth shut! Oopss.. his favourite's player is Sania Mirza!!
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Jo Durie is the best of them all - she's my favourite. I also like Viginia Wade. Of the men commentators I like John Mac and Jimmy Connors
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for me the team on BBC Radio is alot better than the ones on TV (although some were on both).

Sticky (Stich) and Woody (Woodbridge) were great together
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One of the British ones like Joe Durie or Chris Bradnam are pretty good i think, fair and interesting to listen too, I think Pan Shriver is funny too and Jimmy Connors is good too except for when he keeps going "mmmmmm" after every point but he is still better than alot of the others add Chris Bailey and Sam Smith after those

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Louise Pleming is funny, she offered me some light comedy during Vee's loss to Jankovic, i like Virginia wade too lol

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