How can I be a commentator?
I am now 25, studying M.Sc in a field of Computer Science. But to be honest I hate studying. I really really love sports, especially football and cricket. Unfortunately I never had much chance or talent of pursuing a career in sports and as I am from a third world country with a poor financial background I had to chose a field of study which gives you more chance of a job. Nonetheless, I love listening to commentary, my favorite is(or was) Tony Greig in cricket and Marin Tyler in football and I really love analyzing and thinking in very deep detail about every match I watch. After watching years of matches, now I seem to predict very rightly who is going to be a big star from the youngsters I see at the first time. These days I can even predict which player would suit the best in which position like I did in case of David Luiz(4/5 months ago I thought they should play him as CDM, and now eventually they do it). Btw, I am not a Chelsea fan :D. So, at this age of 25 I think I should at least try to do something what I love. I would really love to pursue a career in Football commentary. Can you tell me how I can plan for this? What approach should I take? Just want to notify you one thing as I think it could be important: I now live in a non-English speaking first world country and I am new here so I don't speak it's language.
Asked By: Dunno - 1/5/2013
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Your chances are, regrettably, very limited. There is intense competition for this as tens of thousands of others feel the same as you do. You have to have some credentials that stand out, such as being a former well-known pro, or having meaningful professional experience in broadcasting... More
Answered By: Parapraxis - 1/9/2013
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First you need to related with any play area like that football or cricket. Its could be easy if you joint with a player than you make a rood map to fulfill your journey.
Answered By: Bubly - 1/6/2013
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