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'Whispering' Ted Lowe

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'Whispering' Ted Lowe

Didn't watch much snooker this time round but was sad to hear of the death of 'Whispering' Ted Lowe.
He was the Dan Maskell of snooker and I always enjoyed his commentaries and his gaffes...
...and for those of you who are watching in black and white, the pink is next to the green.

Referring to Fred Davis
is getting on a bit and is having trouble getting his leg over

Apparently he got his nickname: "Sitting in the crowd I was terrified they would hear what I had to say, so I started whispering. The producer loved it"

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Re: 'Whispering' Ted Lowe

THE voice of snooker and an integral part of it sadly missed.

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Re: 'Whispering' Ted Lowe

Not my sport but some of his one-liners were classic Smiley