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Mar 27, 2020

A"Bored" Sports Broadcaster Filmed His Dogs Racing To Eat Their Food And His Commentary Is The Best Thing

"Tasting absolutely nothing."

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So, a lot of major sports events have been postponed because of the coronavirus, leaving sports journalists with a lot of spare time on their hands.

Andrew Cotter, who works for BBC Sport covering major events, took his boredom and created a video in which he commentated on his two Labradors, Olive and Mabel, racing to finish their food.

@MrAndrewCotter / Via Twitter: @MrAndrewCotter

The video has all the elements of the big game contests Cotter is better known for: suspense, tactics, and sportsmanship.

In the end, the winner was 7-year-old Olive!

@MrAndrewCotter / Via Twitter: @MrAndrewCotter

People are obsessed with it.

The video has gone viral with over 500,000 views in less than two hours since it was tweeted.

People want more.

And somebody else even shared a video of their dogs eating in response.

Ikran is a reporter for Buzzeko News and is based in London.

Contact Ikran Dahir at ikran.dahir@buzzeko.com.

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