McCririck in 2006
|Born||17 April 1940|
Surbiton, Surrey, England
|Died||5 July 2019 (aged 79)|
|Occupation||Horse racing pundit, journalist, presenter|
Jenny McCririck (m. 1971)
John McCririck (17 April 1940 – 5 July 2019) was an English television horse racing pundit, journalist and presenter. He began his career in journalism at The Sporting Life, where he twice won at the British Press Awards. He joined the Daily Star, but was later fired by the newspaper.
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