WATCH: ‘Bad British Commentary’ Delights ‘NFL’ Fans

Notre Dame ("a French team") play Alabama

Notre Dame (“a French team”) play Alabama

Here’s a weekend treat for you sports fans, and one that is proving to be surprisingly popular among, y’know, not sports fans too.

Anthony Richardson is a writer and comedian and YouTube sketch enthusiast, and he makes these delightful sport skits under the banner of Bad British Commentary.

As you can probably guess, the gag is that he’s a British commentator, doing his job as best he can given that he has little or no understanding of the rules of the sport he is witnessing.

Here’s his most recent clip, an “NFL” game between Notre Dame and Alabama:

Here’s his Bad British Commentary on baseball. Hello rounders fans!

And let’s not let netball basketball escape scot-free either:

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser is a British writer, broadcaster and the the author of the book Stuff Brits Like. He is Anglophenia's resident Brit blogger, having written BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog, the Top of the Pops website, and for NME, the Guardian and elsewhere. Favorite topics include slang, Doctor Who and cramming as much music into Anglophenia as he can manage. He invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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