Swede in sorry state

Published: 06/12/2013

Broadcaster Sky Sports has apologised for unacceptable comments made by analyst Helen Alfredsson yesterday during its coverage of the Omega Dubai Ladies Masters.

Swede Alfredsson, 48, who won 11 tournaments on the Ladies European Tour before retiring in September, made reference to last Friday’s Glasgow helicopter crash, which killed nine people.

Alfredsson was commentating when a noisy helicopter flew overheard.

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