TV commercial for Setanta sports in which a punter confuses him with Dickie Davies (2007)
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Desmond Lynam | Des Lynham | Des Lynam OBE | Desmond Lynam OBE
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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I don't think I'm doing the nation a great service by being decrepit in front of their fireplaces. Sport is different from doing an arts programme where you could be 103. If you're talking about athletic young people, it's inappropriate to get too old doing it, in my view. It's only my view, nobody else said that to me, that's my view, my view and my decision. (Speaking in 2004)
He was awarded the O.B.E. (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2008 Queen's New Years Honors List for his services to sports broadcasting.