Brendan Foster names his favourite moments and athletes

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Brendan Foster: A Life in Athletics
Saturday, July 29 13:15 BST on BBC One

Nine summer Olympics, nine Commonwealth Games, every World Championships since its inception in 1983 and all the 37 runnings of the London Marathon.

Brendan Foster’s commentary career, which has spanned almost 40 years and borne witness to some of the greatest moments and athletes in history, is coming to an end after next month’s World Championships.

The 69-year-old, who competed for Great Britain at three Olympics before taking up the microphone, picks out the highlights of his commentary career.

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