Cari Champion Boyfriend- Is She Dating Anyone? Height, Wiki & Instagram

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Cari Champion is currently single and is not dating anyone. However, her name has been linked with fellow broadcaster Stephen A. Smith in the past.

She has never been married and does not yet have a potential husband figure in her life.

Champion is a prominent sports media personality who has held various hosting and reporting roles throughout her career.

She currently hosts The Cari Champion Show on Amazon Prime Video Sports Talk.

Previously, she was an anchor and reporter for the Tennis Channel and host of ESPN2’s First Take.

Cari Champion
Cari Champion (Source: Hot 107.9)

In July 2014, Champion became an anchor for ESPN’s SportsCenter, their flagship program. After nearly eight years with ESPN, she departed the network in February 2020.

From August 2020 to February 2021, Champion co-hosted Cari & Jemele (Won’t) Stick to Sports alongside Jemele Hill on the Vice TV network.

Champion’s contributions to the sports media industry have solidified her presence as a respected and accomplished figure.

Cari Champion Boyfriend- Is She Dating Anyone? Height, Wiki & Instagram

Born on June 1, 1978, in Pasadena, California, the American broadcast journalist and television personality Cari Champion is 45 years old as of 2024.

Champion attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she pursued a major in English and a minor in mass communications.

During her time at UCLA, she contributed to the Daily Bruin and drew inspiration from notable UCLA alumni in journalism, including Matea Gold from the Washington Post.

These experiences and influences fueled her desire to pursue a career in journalism, with a specific goal of challenging negative stereotypes surrounding African Americans and giving a voice to marginalized communities.

Cari’s passion for journalism and advocacy for the underdog has been ingrained in her since childhood.

In her junior year, she had the opportunity to study in Washington, D.C., and secured an internship at CNN. Cari Champion successfully graduated from UCLA in 2000, earning a degree in English.

Quite active on social media, Cari has 461K Instagram followers, where she shares about her professional life, memes, and entertaining videos.

ESPN Career

Cari Champion joined ESPN on October 1, 2012, as the host of ESPN2’s live debate show First Take.

She moderated spirited debates between pundits Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith.

In November 2014, Champion made her journalistic debut for ESPN with a profile and interview of football quarterback Cam Newton on E:60.

Cari Champion
Cari Champion (Source: People)

However, she also faced a racist and sexist incident on social media involving comedian Artie Lange, which received backlash.

After petitioning for six months, Champion became an anchor on SportsCenter in June 2015, transitioning from her role on First Take.

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