Champion National Hunt jockey AP McCoy is to join radio station talkSPORT from next month as a contributor and presenter.
AP McCoy, who was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 2010, will also be a guest editor of talkSPORT’s sister publication Sport magazine, to coincide with the Cheltenham Festival.
From November AP will be appearing on programmes including theRichard Keys and Andy Gray show (weekdays 10am-1pm) and weekend programming discussing racing and wider sports news.
Moz Dee of talkSPORT said: “With a prolific knowledge of the racing industry, and as a huge sports fan himself, AP will be the perfect fit for talkSPORT adding to our stable of the best known sports voices.”
AP McCoy said: “As a massive Arsenal fan I’ve always been a keen listener of talkSPORT and am very much looking forward to working with the team there. Racing has been so good to me I would like to promote it in the best way possible.”