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John Inverdale

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John Inverdale began his broadcasting career with BBC Radio Lincolnshire in 1982.

He joined BBC Radio Sport in 1985, working for Radio 4's Today programme and on Radio 2 sports output before joining Radio 5 in 1988 as presenter of its flagship sports programme, Sport On 5.

John has presented BBC Radio Five Live's coverage of many major sports events including Wimbledon Championships, Olympic Games and World Cups (football and rugby).

He also works extensively on BBC Sport's television output, hosting Rugby Special, Sunday Grandstand and Wimbledon.

He was named Sony Broadcaster of the Year in 1997 for his Radio Five Live drivetime show, and hosts Any Sporting Questions?