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Dave Clark is the lead presenter of Sky Sports’ Darts coverage

Dave joined Sky Sports News at the launch of the channel in 1998, after nine years working for Capital Radio.

A member of Capital Gold’s Sony award-winning football team, Dave also covered both the 1992 Barcelona and 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games, Euro ’96 and was Capital’s ‘Voice of Wimbledon’.

During his spell at Capital he interviewed everyone from Linford Christie and Chris Boardman after their gold medal successes at the 1992 Olympics to Jurgen Klinsmann and Paolo Maldini. He also presented the evening programme ‘The Dave Clark Show’ and the nightly soccer phone-in ‘Capital Gold Sportstime’.

Dave remains a popular presenter on Sky Sports News and has also spent a year hosting the football phone-in ‘You’re on Sky Sports’. Dave has also presented darts, snooker, and pool and guest presented Soccer Saturday and Soccer AM.

A passionate fan of all sports, Dave adores his beloved Leeds United and watches them play as much as possible.

Dave is a keen golfer, who once won a competition to play golf at the most extreme courses, having played at the world’s highest and lowest courses – one in Bolivia the other in the Nevada desert.

His other hobbies are diving and travelling and he loves to combine the two to visit exotic destinations such as the Maldives and the Great Barrier Reef.

Sky Sports presenter, Dave Clark, has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Writing in the Daily Mail, Dave said: “We were mid-interview, in front of a crowd of 3,000 and a TV audience of 1.5 million, when, without warning, my right hand – which was holding…

Legardary Darts broadcaster Sid Waddell has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. Waddell has been a part of Sky Sports’ Darts coverage since 1994. His manager Dick Allix said: “Following recent tests, Sid has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. He is now undergoing treatment and during…