Legendary Announcer MICHAEL BUFFER will greet the teams with the voice that launched a thousand boxing matches at Hampden on Saturday May 19th as Motherwell attempt to prevent Celtic from taking a double treble in the Scottish Cup Final of 2018.
During his career, MICHAEL BUFFER has announced the WORLD SERIES, STANLEY CUP Finals, NBA Finals and NFL playoff games. He has been a guest announcer at the Indy 500 and the 2017 US GRAND PRIX.
Buffer, like his brother Bruce, announced early UFC fights, starting at UFC 6 in 1995.
Buffer started the heads-up action at the 2008 WORLD SERIES OF POKER final table with a modified version of his trademark statement, “Let’s get ready to shuffle up and deal”.
Michael also appeared at the University of Kentucky’s men’s basketball teams’ legendary “Big Blue Madness” on October 14, 2016. Instead of his traditional “Let’s get ready to rumble!” Buffer announced the beginning of the event with “Let’s get ready to roundball!”.
He kept up this tradition on Saturday, January 28 when he announced his new rendition again at the perennial Blue Blood rivalry between the men’s basketball teams of the University of Kentucky and the University of Kansas.
Michael Buffer has stated his interest in the ‘ legendary ‘ Scottish football fans on twitter and is ready to face the Hampden crowds when the Bhoys take on ‘well in the Scottish Cup Final 2018.
Scotland welcomes the Buffer..
Have a great day Michael.
Michael Buffer will be on ROCK SPORT RADIO live on Saturday around 10.15am.
The famous Annoucer tweeted- Less than 24 hrs to the big game-THE SCOTTISH CUP! #LetsGetReadyToRumble @MotherwellFC & @CelticFC #OhBaby #HampdenIsGonnaRock @WilliamHill