Alex Scott set to become the new host of A Question Of Sport after Sue Barker was axed after 24 years.
Alex Scott, 35, previously appeared on A Question Of Sport back in November 2016, The former football star also
competed in last year’s Strictly Come Dancing.
Sue, 64, hosted the sports show for 24 years but was axed earlier this week
A source said Alex being in consideration for the presenting job had ‘nothing to do with gender, nor is it a case
of the BBC trying to be woke’
Like Sue, she’s a former sportswoman and she also has five years of broadcasting under her belt.
“She’s a natural on camera and, crucially, lives and breathes all things sport.
News of the appointment comes after it emerged ex-tennis ace Sue, 64, was being axed along with the
current team captains — ex-rugby star Matt Dawson, 47, and former cricketer Phil Tufnell, 54