Dr Mumbo

When the commentators don’t want to talk to you

Broadcasting live sport can be challenging.

There you are, with your presenters one side of the St Mary’s Stadium pitch, and the manager they’re due to interview on the other.

How do you get them to him, while keeping the viewers watching?

Sky Sports in the UK gave it a bash.

Dr Mumbo suspects they won’t try this particular weird, walking-away-from-the-person-who-asked-the-question technique again…

Walking away


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