Cari Champion is better known as an American broadcast journalist who has gained prominence for being the host of ESPN’s flagship program, SportsCenter. She has managed to become a household name in sports journalism.
She has also worked as a reporter for Tennis Channel and as the host of ESPN2’s First Take. He has since attracted the attention of the media and fans.
In this article, we’re going to learn everything you need to know about Cari Champion.
Cari Champion biography
Cari Champion was born on June 1st, 1978 in Pasadena, California, United States of America and as of 2022 he is 44 years old and currently lives in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.
She holds American nationality and her ethnicity is African-American. She is a true believer in Christianity and his zodiac sign is Gemini.
Her parents are Mariah Champion (mother) and Dylan Champion (father). She grew up with her two brothers and older sister.
With regards to her education, she studied at the University of California, Los Angeles, (UCLA) and later majored in English, and minored in communications at the university.
Cari Champion career
Cari Champion started her journalism career by working for a few TV stations before moving to West Virginia. She initially worked as a reporter at the Orange County News Channel before moving to WPTV -TV in West Palm Beach.
She joined ESPN on October 1st, 2012 as a host. Her first task was hosting the sport’s show known as First Take she is moderate the debate that took place between Stephen A Smith and Skip Bayless.
In 2020, she announced that she would be leaving after seven years, leaving a vacancy at SportsCenter and her final days with the network were on January 29th, 2022.
The reason for her departure is not publicly available.
Aside from being a broadcast journalist she has also featured in several films such as Eleventh Hour, Lie to me, Sympathy for Delicious, Cinema Salvation, The Bling Ring, Zoovie, Grown-ish, and many more.
Is Cari Champion married?
The broadcast journalist is still single and focusing on her career and has not opened up about any relationship.
She one time surprised her fans after revealing that her co-worker, Ryan Russilio was her boyfriend.
Cari Champion’s net worth
Cari Champion has earned fortunes for herself as a broadcast journalist and her estimated net worth is $4 million.