Chamberlin leads a military of ITV journalists this week as Cheltenham takes centre level of the racing international.
Who’s Ed Chamberlin?
Chamberlin, 44, is a sports activities broadcaster who labored for Sky Sports activities as a soccer presenter.
He’s a Southampton fan and was once born in Somerset.
In 2009 he was once recognized with abdomen most cancers and took day off to go through chemo and get well.
“I might have the chemo at 8pm after which once I aroused from sleep within the morning the only factor that were given me up was once seeking to get myself off the bed to move right down to WH Smith within the medical institution lobby and purchase the Racing Put up,” he advised the Yorkshire Put up.
“It was once the function I set myself regardless of how unwell I felt.”
And he joined ITV’s racing group in January 2017 simply in time for ultimate yr’s Cheltenham Pageant after 16 years with Sky.
He changed Richard Keys as Sky’s major soccer presenter for Tremendous Sunday and Monday Night time Soccer in addition to the Champions League protection.
However he opted to enroll in ITV to observe his pastime for horse racing.
“I like the horses,” he advised SoGlos in January.
“I like the eagerness of the folk concerned and I feel what we’ve carried out on ITV is to turn those that the blokes that paintings toughest are the strong group of workers, the grooms, the folk that stand up so early within the morning at the coldest days to appear after the horses – I like the eagerness they have got for the game.”
At the transfer from Sky he mentioned on the time: “I’m completely delighted to be becoming a member of ITV and to be given this nice alternative.
“Those are thrilling instances with ITV returning as the house of British racing from 1st January 2017. I had 16 years at Sky filled with nice recollections and good folks. It was once arduous to depart however this chance was once too excellent to omit.”
How a lot is he value?
No main points of Chamberlin’s wage or value were reported since his transfer to ITV.