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Bangladeshi origin journo hosts UCL draw

  • Published at 12:39 pm August 25th, 2017
Bangladeshi origin journo hosts UCL draw
Bangladesh born British sports journalist Reshmin Chowdhury co-presented the draw for the group stage of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League in Monaco yesterday. Reshmin Chowdhury, works for BBC and BT sports as a journalist and broadcaster. She studied for an NCTJ Post-Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism at Harlow College.
English, French, Spanish and Bengali, the English host was chosen by the members of UEFA to accompany the players in the drawing of the balls. She was included in the list in 2015 by The Independent on the list of '50 most influential women in the world of sport.
Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA Player of the Season for 2016-2017 while Juventus goalkeeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon was second in the voting ahead of Messi.