British television personality and sports journalist who specialized in horse racing coverage.
He began his sports journalism career with The Sporting Life, and he later worked for Grandstand on the BBC, as well as for the ITV Sport channel.
He appeared on numerous reality shows, including Celebrity Big Brother, Celebrity Poker Club, and Hell's Kitchen, and he came under fire for his rude and often misogynistic behavior.
He married Jenny McCririck in 1971. The couple participated in a 2006 episode of the reality series, Wife Swap.
He and actor James Fox attended the Harrow School in London during the same period.