Melinda Farrell Biography and Wiki
Melinda Farrell is an Australian sports journalist and presenter working at ESPNcricinfo. She covers cricket and hosts their “Match Point” series. She has been a sports journalist and broadcaster for ESPNcricinfo since October 2014.
Melinda Farrell has been a sports journalist and broadcaster for ESPNcricinfo since October 2014. She hosts the “Match Point” series on ESPNcricinfo. She also contributes to ESPNcricinfo with match coverage, previews, and interviews.
Prior to joining ESPN, Farrell worked as a sports presenter for Sportsfan.com.au and ABC News 24 in the same function. She has written about cricket for ESPNcricinfo, Fox Sports, ABC, The Wisden Cricketers Almanack, The Times, The Guardian, The Independent, The Sydney Morning Herald, and Cricket Australia, among others.
She has also worked for Sky Sports in the United Kingdom and spent seven months in the Middle East for David Atkins Enterprises covering the Asian Games. She is an ambassador for The McGrath Foundation, a breast cancer care and education organization created in 2002 by Glenn McGrath and his late wife, Jane McGrath.
In March 2017, Farrell launched “Melinda’s #RunTo501,” a fundraising campaign to aid ActionAid in its fight to eliminate child marriage. During the 2017 cricket season, which ended in November, she ran 501 miles. Melinda set up a JustGiving website with the intention of raising £10,000 for ActionAid.
Cricket Victoria awarded her the “Spirit of Cricket” award in 2010 for her efforts on school and suburban/grassroots cricket in Australia. She has received a commendation from the Australian Sports Commission Media Awards for her reporting on blind cricket and is a three-time finalist for the Australian Sports Commission Media Awards.
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Melinda Farrell Age
Farrell has not disclosed any information on her age and date of birth.
Melinda Farrell Parents
Farrell was born and brought up in the USA by her loving parents. However, she has not disclosed any further information on her family or her siblings. She graduated from James Sheahan Catholic High School in Orange. Later on, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Television Communications and journalism from the University of Canberra.
Melinda Farrell Husband and Married
Farrell has not disclosed any information on her marital status and relationships. It is not known whether she is married or in a relationship right now. Her husband and spouse will soon be updated.
Melinda Farrell Salary
Farrell receives an annual salary of $75,000-$90,000 from her career as a journalist. She has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500,000 as of 2022.