It would have been a lot more influential than his contribution as a Beeb summariser
Tony Oakey, the WBU lightheavyweight champion who was one of Radio Wales' summarisers
for the CalzagheMiguel Jimenez encounter, is dropping down to supermiddleweight.
At which point Lineker and summarisers
, Alan Hansen, Mark Lawrenson winced, looked at their shoes and whistled.
Why did the BBC during the coverage of the Wales v Argentina match choose three non-Welshmen as either commentator or summarisers.
In Gareth Charles, Wales has one of the best commentators in world rugby, his knowledge and enthusiasm during a match is outstanding and, if there are two summarisers, better then Garin Jenkins and Phil Bennett.
At the same time you could ask some of today's summarisers
what success they enjoyed as players.
Statistician Bill Frindell had yesterday's three duty commentators and three summarisers
all scratching their heads in the eagle's nest of a commentary box.