21 April 2011 Last updated at 12:35

The Quite Remarkable David Coleman

The Quite Remarkable David Coleman

Tuesday 3 May, BBC TWO 2100 BST

As he celebrates his 85th birthday, this special documentary looks back at how he left an indelible imprint on sports broadcasting from World Cup football to no less than 11 Olympic Games, with the Munich tragedy in 1972 undoubtedly his most challenging commentary.

David Coleman OBE was the face of BBC Sport for well over a quarter of a century.

Available to UK users only.