Amanda Davies Biography
Amanda Davies is a renowned English sportscaster currently working on CNN International, based in the London bureau. Besides CNN International, Davies has also worked for other notable stations such as BBC and Sky Sports.
Amanda Davies Age|Birthday
Davies was born on March 24, 1980, in Manchester, England, United Kingdom. She is 40 years old as of March 2020. Her zodiac sign is Aries.
Amanda Davies Family|Parents
Amanda is the daughter of sports journalist and sports administrator David Davies. We have no other information regarding her family. However, we will update you as soon as the information surfaces.
Amanda Davies Education
Davies joined school at the age of five at Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls in Elstree, Hertfordshire learning for up to nine years. Her family relocated to the Midlands where she joined King Edward VI High School for Girls in Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Later in 2001, Amanda graduated from St Edmund Hall, Oxford with a degree in Geography. At the same time, she won the Philip Geddes Memorial Prize for Journalism.
Amanda Davies Career
Amanda started off her career at Sky Sports as a runner straight from University back in 2001. She worked as an assistant producer, taking on a wide range of live sporting events such as the Cricket World Cup and US Open.
Moreover, she worked in several positions including assistant news editor, presenter, and on-the-road producer. Her most notable assignment at Sky Sports is when she spent seven weeks in Berlin producing the Sky Sports News Coverage of the 2006 World Cup from Germany.
Davies was also a regular reporter, making her first presentation on Sky Sports News with Ian Payne in 2005.
Later in April 2007, Amanda Joined BBC first working as a regular presenter for sports bulletins on the BBC News Channel, BBC Worl News, and Breakfast on BBC One. At the same time, she was the presenter on BBC News F1 preview show Inside F1 every Friday and Saturday of race weekends
In August 2011, Amanda was allocated her own football show on BBC World News called Sports World Have Your Say. This was a global interactive conversation between football fans around the world, a weekly show airing on Sunday evenings.
In addition, she was also a regular presenter of the BBC Sports Show; Tour News, traveling around the country landing on different locations every week, and telling viewers stories.
On March 27, 2012, CNN confirmed that Davies would join their sports team starting April. She is now the main sports anchor on CNN, hosting daily sports news sow World Sport as well as monthly F1 show The Circuit.
In CNN, she has covered notable international sports events including the London Olympics in 2012, Sochi Olympics in 2014, Rio Olympics in 2016, the 2014 Football World Cup in Brazil, and the 2016 European Championship in France.
Amanda Davies Husband
Davies is married to her loving husband, Sam Davies. Together, they are blessed with a daughter named Molly (born 2009). Molly was born 9 weeks prior to her Expected Delivery Date. No other information regarding her husband is available to us.
Amanda Davies Net Worth
The English sportscaster is estimated at a net worth of about $1 million as of 2021. However, this figure will be updated quarterly. Thank you for being part of oneworldinformation.com