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Peter Alliss – born 28 February 1931 is a former English professional golfer, and is a BBC television presenter and commentator, author and golf course designer.

Alliss is known for his charismatic and unique style of commentary and banter, often displaying a witty demeanour.

Since the death of Henry Longhurst in 1978, he has been regarded by many as the “Voice of (British) Golf”. In December 2011, he was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in the Lifetime Achievement category and was inducted in May 2012.

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