David Croft

David Croft is the acclaimed commentator and presenter for Sky Sports F1 HD channel. He is widely regarded as an outstanding commentating talent famed for the passion and enthusiasm he brings to every event he covers. 2015 marks Crofty’s 10th season commentating on Formula 1. In addition to commentary David also regularly co-presents the F1 Show with Natalie Pinkham. David is also a popular figure with motorsport fans whom he engages with at every race via social media and the #Ask Crofty platform.

Prior to 2012 David was the F1 correspondent and commentator for BBC Radio 5live where he also reported on various other sports including the 2002 World Cup and 2004 Olympic Games, Superbowl XLI and hosted numerous boxing specials.

Away from F1, Crofty is also well known for his commentary at the legendary World Darts Championships at the Lakeside,which he covered from 2002 to 2012. He is also a respected boxing commentator having covered some major fights including Joe Calzaghe’s final fight against Roy Jones Jnr at Madison Square Garden. Recently he has been called on to present Live Darts for Sky Sports from the Premier League and PDC World Darts Championship.

Away from TV and radio David has appeared in the three editions of the Codemasters Formula 1 game. He also featured as 'Lofty Crofty' in the Disney’s animated movie 'Planes'

David Croft is an outstanding live events and awards presenter and can regularly be seen hosting major international events such as the global premiere of the movie "Rush" which can be viewed here:


You can also find out more about David and his recent projects at his website: