Rio 2016 will be Alison’s 3rd Olympic Games for the BBC after Beijing 2008 and London 2012. She will be resuming her successful on-air partnership with former Great Britain gymnast Craig Heap, to commentate on the Artistic Gymnastics for BBC Radio Five Live.
Alison can be heard across the English summer in her role as commentator on BBC Test Match Special. England’s men play Test and One Day series against both Sri Lanka and Pakistan, while England’s women take on Pakistan in 3 ODIs and 3 T20s.
Alison will once again be part of the BBC TV and Radio commentary team for the Wimbledon Championships. She will be heard commentating globally on the Ladies Singles Final on the BBC World Service.
Alison will be part of the BBC Radio Five Live commentary team at the French Open tennis in May.