The 15 Most Popular Female Sports Reporters in the US

Charissa Thompson

Charissa Thompson

Charissa Thompson works as host and sportscaster for Fox Sports 1. In the past, she has worked for Fox Sports, Venus, GSN, and the Big Ten Network. She was also the co-host, along with Chris Rose and John Salley, of The Best Damn Sports Show Period on ESPN before it was cancelled. Throughout her career, Thompson has covered numerous different sports and leagues, from college football and basketball to the MLB to the NHL. She also co-hosted the ABC reality TV series, Splash, with Joey Lawrence.

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Chris is a graduate of Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, where he majored in English and FIlm. He has been writing for TVOvermind and Uncoached for two years and has written about numerous different television shows and pop culture topics. Contact him through Twitter (@ckinger13).
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  • gokuh013

    you said THE WORLD, not 14 united-statetians and one Mexican….theres a whole bunch of reporters popular and hot on Latinamerican ESPN, and also on Spain and England and Italy, do some research and you´ll see…..even more popular with the Brazil World Cup coverage….