What in The World Happened To ...

Budding sports announcer Boitumelo Potsane headhunted after impressing on-air

Promising sports commentator Boitumelo Potsane has scored it big since he made his radio debut on 702 a few months ago.

Xoalni Gwala ran a competition on-air looking for the amateur sports commentators with potential , which Potsane won.

Xolani checked in on him during the #WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo segment, and he says his life has not been the same since.

I'm super. I'm fabulous. Life has changed.

Boitumelo Potsane

Mr X, you don't understand. It's like a dream come true.

Boitumelo Potsane

After hearing his commentating skills on the show, Potsane received a call from major TV broadcaster SuperSport.

He has been recruited to work along side the MultiChoice Diski Challenge (MDC) team as a trainee analyst.

The MDC, a reserve league for the PSL, run festivals and fixtures across the country which are broadcast on SuperSport.

He explains that the internship training programme helps prepare future commentators, producers and camera crew.

In addition to the working for SuperSport, Boitumelo is pushing is own side-hustle where he commentates at corporate to help improve his game.

Congrats, Boitumelo! All of the very best.

Take a listen:


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
#WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo... Sharonlea Primary School

#WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo... Sharonlea Primary School

An update on the traffic situation in Sharonlea from the JRA, JMPD and parents.

Arnold Coleske: I thought people forgot about us

Arnold Coleske: I thought people forgot about us

#WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo… The Coleske Brothers? Arnold Coleske talks about where they are now.

#WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo... Joe Mafela

#WhatInTheWorldHappenedTo... Joe Mafela

#ThrowBackThursday Xolani Gwala spoke to Joe Mafela about what he is doing in his life and career at the moment.

What in the world happened to Eddie Eksteen?

What in the world happened to Eddie Eksteen?

Xolani finds out what the popular comedic MC of the Telly Fun Quiz has been doing lately.

What in the world happened to Vicky Sampson?

What in the world happened to Vicky Sampson?

Singer Vicky Sampson spoke about her classic song 'Afrikan Dream' and how it came about.

WhatInTheWorldhappenedTo Riaan Cruywagen?

WhatInTheWorldhappenedTo Riaan Cruywagen?

Veteran SABC news reader Riaan Cruywagen’s retirement was short lived as he has subsequently joined KykNET.

Popular articles
South Africans have no clue how to run street businesses, says caller

South Africans have no clue how to run street businesses, says caller

Callers on the Eusebius McKaiser Show express how they are affected by the xenophobic attacks.

Panyaza Lesufi takes a swipe at private Afrikaans university under construction

Panyaza Lesufi takes a swipe at private Afrikaans university under construction

Gauteng Education MEC says there is no room in a non-racial South Africa for reminders of apartheid.

[WATCH] Thieves running off with a shack has Twitter puzzled

[WATCH] Thieves running off with a shack has Twitter puzzled

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

[WATCH] Man and woman assaulting a motorist goes viral, for the wrong reasons

[WATCH] Man and woman assaulting a motorist goes viral, for the wrong reasons

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

Public Protector to challenge Estina Dairy Farm High Court ruling

Public Protector to challenge Estina Dairy Farm High Court ruling

Tiso Black Star's Karyn Maughan explains why the Busisiwe Mkhwebane has chosen to dispute Judge Ronel Tolmay's judgment.

[LISTEN] Do's and don'ts after sex

[LISTEN] Do's and don'ts after sex

Clinical sexologist Dr Eve shares guidelines to post-sex etiquette and engages callers with their experiences.

What is better - money in the bank or investing in shares?

What is better - money in the bank or investing in shares?

Personal finance expert Warren Ingram offers a definitive answer with an explanation ordinary people can understand.

EWN's Barry Bateman caught on camera calling Julius Malema a  P***, EWN responds

EWN's Barry Bateman caught on camera calling Julius Malema a P***, EWN responds

Twitter was abuzz after EWN reporter used the P after a press briefing with Economic Freedom Fighters leader.