There was a time when female sportscasters were far and few in numbers. It was believed that sports journalism is a man’s career only. If there was a beautiful woman talking about sports, she would be snatched up within a month and turned into a model, actress, etc.. Nowadays, hottest female sportscasters exist in every sport and country in the world. Here is a list of some most attractive and charming women sports reporters. Have a look!
1. Sara Carbonero | Telecinco Spain
The world’s most beautiful sportscaster, TV presenter and sports journalist. Sara Carbonero, 26, of Toledo, Spain, crowned as “The Sexiest Reporter in the World” in 2009 by FHM USA. The Spamish beauty, Carbonero started his career at Radio Marca before moving recently to deal with sports for Telecinco. During the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Carbonero was reporting during the match between Spain and Switzerland.
2. April Rose | Fox Sports
Hometown Hottie’ April Rose hosts and writes Maxim magazine’s weekly show, ‘Maximum Exposure,’. She was featured on the cover of Maxim’s first Canadian issue, and was ranked No. 82 on Maxim’s annual Hot 100 list of the world’s most beautiful women for 2012. She was a cast member on the MTV2 highest-rated show in network history, ‘Guy Code,’ and MTV’s ‘Girl Code.’ She has appeared on FOX Sports broadcasts, and co-hosted a Chicago Bears pre-game show on CSN.
3. Erin Andrews | Fox Sports
The pretty hot American female sportscaster, journalist, and television personality Erin Andrews hold the 2nd place. She currently hosts FOX College Football for Fox Sports. Andrews previously hosted the first hour of ESPN’s College GameDay on ESPNU, and was a contributor for Good Morning America on the ABC network.
4. Holly Sonders | Golf Channel
Holly Sonders is an attractive 26-year-old co-host of Morning Drive and Golf School on the Golf Channel. She is hosting the program “Morning Drive” since its debut in January 2011. Sonders was an accomplished college golfer who shelved her driver for a microphone after graduating from Michigan State in 2009. She has since become one of golf’s most recognizable television personalities.
5. Kristina Akra | MLB Network
Kristina Akra is a multi-talented host and reporter with experience in sports, news, and entertainment. Akra is Emmy Award-Winning Sportscaster. She is currently working as an on-air host & reporter for the MLB Network. Previously, Kristina worked as the in-game sideline reporter for the Washington Nationals. Also, she was co-host of Fox Sports South’s college football preview show, “SEC Gridiron Live.” From there, Kristina joined the FS South game broadcast crew as the sideline reporter for SEC Football. In addition, she’s a trained dancer, with over 20 years of experience in competing, choreographing and teaching.
6. Charissa Thompson | Fox Sports Live Host
Pretty blonde, Charissa Thompson is an American television host and sportscaster with Fox Sports 1. Previously, Thompson worked for Fox Sports in her first stint, and for Versus, GSN and the Big Ten Network. She was the co-host of Sports Nation along with Marcellus Wiley, where she took over for Michelle Beadle.
7. Sarah Spain | ESPN Chicago
The sweetheart of Chicago sports, Sarah Spain is a Sports Center Anchor for Chicago’s ESPN 1000 and a reporter for ESPNChicago.com. She’s a proud Cornell alum and a huge Chicago sports fan.
8. Melissa Stark | NFL Network
Melissa Stark is an American television personality and sportscaster who works as a reporter for the NFL Network. Stark previously had worked with NBC, ABC Sports and ESPN. She has anchored MSNBC’s coverage of the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Prior to NBC, she was best known for her three-year stint as a sideline reporter for Monday Night Football.
9. Diana Dougherty | Sky Sports
Diana Dougherty began her sports media career as a member of the Galaxy Radio ground crew. She eventually became a presenter on Sky Sports News channel and currently hosts Golf Night on the network. She has also appeared on other programmes, including Sky3’s More Big Ideas, which is shown after the Sky1 show The Big Idea. In 2009, she appeared in a series of adverts for Titleist golf balls alongside ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt. Dougherty is a former girlfriend of England rugby player Jonny Wilkinson. She married European Tour golfer, Nick Dougherty in 2010. She is back on Sky Sports from August 2013 presenting a show every Saturday morning with Darren Campbell called Game Changers.
10. Samantha Ponder | ESPN College Football
One of the hottest TV Babe – Samantha Ponder, formerly Samantha Steele, currently a reporter/host for ESPN college football and basketball sideline reporter. She is best known as the replacement for Erin Andrews on College Gameday Saturdays at 10 AM ET on ESPN, as well as co-host of the Saturday 9 AM ET edition on ESPNU. -www.topbusines.com