Amanda Davies Biography and Wiki
Amanda Davies is an English news presenter who currently works as a sports reporter for CNN International in London, UK. She joined CNN back in 2012 and has fronted the network world Sport’ coverage for multiple major events.
Davies is a sports anchor for CNN International, based in the London bureau. Since joining CNN in April 2012, Amanda has fronted the network world Sport’ coverage for multiple major events.
This includes the Summer and Winter Olympics, Football World Cups, Champions League Finals, The Tour de France, and the World Athletics Championships.
Amanda has led on key news stories in the sporting world including Lance Armstrong’s fall from grace, the FIFA corruption scandal, 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.
Alongside 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 has interviewed high-profile names from all the leading sports including Serena Williams, David Beckham, Usain Bolt, Michael Schumacher, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Neymar, Roger Federer, Chris Froome, Bradley Wiggins, and Gianni Infantino.
Before joining CNN, Amanda was a presenter at the BBC, providing the sports news on the flagship BBC News weekend bulletins and BBC Breakfast. She also hosted the international football show ‘Sports World Have Your Say’ on BBC World News, and your News’ a weekly magazine show.
Amanda Davies Age
Amanda is 40 years old as of 2020, She was born on March 24th, 1980, in Manchester, England.
Amanda Davies Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
Amanda Davies Parents
Davies was born and raised in Manchester, England. She is the daughter of sports journalist and sports admin David Davies. 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 Davies Husband and Married
Ms. Davies is married to her husband Sam Davies, however, she has not disclosed any information on their marriage and wedding. It is also not known if she has any children.
Amanda Davies Salary
Davies receives an annual salary ranging between $ 24,292 and $ 72,507 that translates to an hourly average wage of between $ 10.15 and $ 31.32. She has an estimated Net Worth of $250,000 as of 2022, She has amassed this amount from her career as a news journalist for CNN News and other previous networks she has worked for.