Amanda Davies’s biography and wiki
Amanda Davies is a famous American journalist, currently working at CNN as a sports anchor for International, based in the London bureau. She is is a proud prize winner of the prestigious Philip Geddes Memorial Prize for Journalism.
Davies Age and birthday
She is 42 years old as of 2023. Davies was born on 24 March 1980 in Manchester, United Kingdom. She celebrates her birthday on the 24th of March every year.
Amanda’s height and weight
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 65kgs
Amanda Davies’s Educational background
While at the University of Oxford, Amanda earned a Master’s degree in Geography, and whilst there, she was awarded the prestigious Philip Geddes Memorial Prize for journalism. Amanda is a native of Manchester and now lives in West London.
Amanda Davies Family
Davies is the daughter of Sports Administrator and journalist, David David. She is a native of Manchester and now lives in West London.
Amanda’s husband and children
Davies is happily married to Sam. The couple resides in West London with her daughter Molly Davies born in 2009.
Amanda Davies Career
Davies began her broadcasting career in production working for Sky Sports and Sky Sports News. She earned a Master’s degree in Geography from the University of Oxford, and whilst there was awarded the prestigious Philip Geddes Memorial Prize for journalism. Amanda is a native of Manchester and now lives in West London.
She joined the news team in April 2012, and since then Amanda has fronted the network’s ‘World Sport’ coverage for multiple major events. This includes the Summer and Winter Olympics, Football World Cups, the Champions League Finals, The Tour de France, and the World Athletics Championships.
She has led key news stories in the sporting world including Lance Armstrong’s fall from grace, the FIFA corruption scandal, the Russian doping controversy, the death of Oscar Pistorius’s girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Leicester City’s fairytale Premier League campaign, and the retirement of football legend Sir Alex Ferguson.
Apart from being an anchor for CNN ‘World Sport’, Amanda has hosted several sponsored shows on the network, most notably ‘The Circuit’- following the F1 calendar around the globe, hosting live shows from the paddock on race weekends, and interviewing the leading names in the sport including 5-time F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton.
Amanda’s Net worth and salary
Davies has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000-$125,000 and has a net worth of $ 4 million.