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Murray Walker

Murray Walker was born into the world of motor racing. His father Graham was a motorcycle TT champion and Walker Jr. saw his first race when he was two. After active service in World War II, he forged a successful career as an advertising executive, handling the accounts of blue-chip firms such as Mars, Esso, and the Co-op. His debut as a sports commentator came in 1949, when he covered the British GP at Silverstone for BBC Radio. He has since spent more than fifty years commentating on motor...See more