Jake is the main Premier League Football presenter on BT Sport
An experienced and knowledgeable television and radio broadcaster, Jake was at the forefront of much of BBC Sport’s coverage for many national and international events.
In 2012 he hosted the Summer Olympics coverage for BBC One and BBC Three.
Jake originally joined the CBBC on-air team back in 2002, for the terrestrial and new digital channel launch. He went on to present their Fame Academy’s daily live show, before hosting the CBBC Comic Relief Does Fame Academy coverage during Red Nose Week in March 2003, 2005 and 2007.
Jake first presented Football Focus in 2006, and has also hosted Final Score and Match of the Day from Austria and Switzerland for BBC One, BBC Three and BBCi. He became the face of Formula One as the sport made its return to the BBC in 2009, and 2012 will be his fourth season at the helm of the award-winning coverage.
In 2009 Jake also began presenting live Championship Football coverage on BBC’s Match of the Day, before going on to anchor the BBC’s team for the Delhi Commonwealth Games in 2010.
Jake’s BBC Sport credits also include live afternoon coverage of the Beijing Olympics, Euro 2008, the 2007 FIFA Women’s World Cup in China, Sports Personality of the Year, the 2008 & 2010 Africa Cup of Nations, live Super Bowl coverage on BBC and NFL highlights from Wembley.
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