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commentator

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒm.ən.teɪ.tər/ us    /ˈkɑː.mən.teɪ.t̬ɚ/
a reporter for radio or television who provides a spoken description of and remarks on an event, especially a sports competition, as it happens: a radio commentator a sports/football commentator.Radio and television presentersSpeakers and talkersSpectators and commentators at sports events
commentate
verb [I] uk   /-teɪt/ us  
She commentates on the tennis each year at Wimbledon.Broadcasting in general
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