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Reshmin Chowdhury

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Reshmin Chowdhury Bengali: রেশমিন চৌধুরী; born 16 December 1977 is an English sports journalist and broadcaster who works for the BBC and BT Sport

Contents

  • 1 Early life
  • 2 Broadcasting career
  • 3 Singing career
  • 4 Awards and nominations
  • 5 Personal life
  • 6 See also
  • 7 References
  • 8 External links

Early life

Chowdhury was born and brought up in London, England and is of Bangladeshi origin Chowdhury described her childhood as growing up "in an extremely open-minded, progressive Bengali Muslim family and within a huge second-generation community where education, culture, religion and music were the cornerstones of my upbringing"

Chowdhury attended Woodford County High School for Girls In 2000, she graduated with a 21 BSc Hons in Politics with Economics from the University of Bath In 2003, she studied for an NCTJ Post-Graduate Diploma in Newspaper Journalism at Harlow College

Broadcasting career

Whilst studying for her degree, Chowdhury spent her placement year as a television news helpdesk operator at Reuters TV News She joined Princess Productions after graduating and was part of the original team that travelled to Borneo for the ITV1 programme Survivor, before working as UK Editor for the global online events guide whatsonwhencom In late 2003, she was offered a job travelling around the world producing specialist business reports for international print media, interviewing heads of states, politicians and business figures Her work took her as far afield as Madagascar, Dubai, Greece, South Africa, Maldives and Nigeria

In 2005, Chowdhury moved to television news and joined ITN as a news assistant and then producer, before moving to BBC London, BBC News and Bloomberg Television

From September 2008, she spent two seasons as a presenter and reporter with Real Madrid TV She was the first journalist to interview Cristiano Ronaldo following his world-record signing for Real Madrid She also secured the world exclusive with Karim Benzema who she interviewed in French Her work included match day reporting, post-match interviews, travelling with the team, news presenting, as well as producing and presenting shows such as RealMadrid Life and Top Goals

In May 2010, Chowdhury left Madrid and joined the BBC Sport News team She broadcasts as a sports presenter for the BBC News Channel in the UK and BBC World, the latter for whom she worked for throughout the London 2012 Olympics

In August 2014, Chowdhury joined the BT Sport team as presenter of their nightly news round-up show SportsHUB From September 2015, Chowdhury became a reporter on BT Sport's exclusive coverage of the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League In August 2017, she co-presented the draw for the group stage of the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League in Monaco

In August 2015, Chowdhury was on the judging panel for The Independent's 50 most influential women in sport

Singing career

Chowdhury is also a vocalist She has worked alongside musician Nitin Sawhney She performed in the UK touring theatre production of The Mahabharata and recorded vocals on the 2006 film The Namesake

Awards and nominations

In November 2013, Chowdhury was nominated for the Media Award sponsored by fc business magazine at the Asian Football Awards In November 2015, she won the Media Award at the Asian Football Awards

Personal life

Chowdhury is a Muslim, and lives in London with her husband and two children and is a Tottenham Hotspur Football Club fan She is fluent in English and Bengali, and also speaks Spanish and French

See also

  • British Bangladeshi
  • List of British Bangladeshis

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Reshmin Chowdhury" Activate Management Retrieved 1 March 2014 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "BBC and BT Sport Presenter Reshmin Chowdhury" Asian Voice 19 October 2015 Retrieved 1 April 2016 
  3. ^ a b "Women's Sport Week: Meet the 'kick-ass' Muslim sporting pioneers" BBC Sport 25 August 2017 Retrieved 1 April 2018 
  4. ^ "Reshmin Chowdhury - Real Madrid" franktogan 24 February 2010 Retrieved 1 September 2014 
  5. ^ "Sports Presenters – BBC News Presenter" BBC News Channel 5 April 2013 Retrieved 1 March 2014  Reshmin Chowdhury
  6. ^ a b "The 50 most influential women in sport: The job of navigating the nominations goes to" The Independent 8 August 2015 Retrieved 1 April 2016 
  7. ^ "Bangladeshi origin journo hosts UCL draw" Dhaka: Dhaka Tribune 25 August 2017 Retrieved 1 April 2018 
  8. ^ "Asian Football Awards 2013 – Launch Reception" Bigday Photography Retrieved 1 March 2014  Reshmin Chowdhury
  9. ^ "Asian Football Awards winners announced at Wembley" Asian Image 20 November 2015 Retrieved 1 April 2016 
  10. ^ Ganatra, Rupen 20 November 2015 "The Asian Football Awards 2015 Winners" DESIblitz Retrieved 1 April 2016 
  11. ^ "Asian Football Awards winners announced at Wembley" Bradford: Telegraph & Argus 20 November 2015 Retrieved 1 April 2016 

External links

  • Reshmin Chowdhury on IMDb
  • Reshmin Chowdhury on Twitter
  • Reshmin Chowdhury on Myspace
  • Reshmin Chowdhury on Activate Management

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