Who is Reshmin Chowdhury, how old is the BT Sport presenter, and what is she doing at Champions League draw?

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THE Champions League group stages draw is upon us, where 32 teams will learn their fates in Europe for the rest of 2018.

And it is BT Sport’s Reshmin Chowdhury who will be involved in tonight’s ceremony, with Liverpool, Manchester United, Manchester City and Tottenham all in the draw.

Reshmin Chowdhury reported from the Champions League final in Kiev in May
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Who is Reshmin Chowdhury?

CHOWDHURY is BT Sport’s lead presenter for the Champions League, having worked in television for the past 20 years.

She originally worked away from sport, becoming a part of the team that travelled to Borneo for the ITV1 programme Survivor.

Chowdhury has since moved between a various television news stations and was the first journalist to interview Cristiano Ronaldo after he joined Real Madrid while she was working for the club TV.

Following four years at BBC Sport, she had a change of scenery again, joining BT Sport in 2014.


How old is Reshmin Chowdhury?

THE television presenter was born on December 16, 1977, making her 40-years-old.

Chowdhury speaks four languages, including Bengali, Spanish and French, having used the latter during an interview with Karim Benzema while at Real Madrid.

She is a Muslim with a Bangladeshi heritage and has two children.

The best thing I ever did was get off my lazy ass and start exercising!! 🏋🏽‍♀️ It’s crazy that as a sports presenter, I grew up watching almost every sport on TV, but did zero sport myself, finding any excuse to miss PE lessons at school (I was actually a decent sprinter once!) I dipped in and out as an adult, but fitness was never a priority. I also didn’t “need” to exercise as such, because I was one of those who could eat what I wanted and never really put on weight, even after kids. I now truly believe that exercise is a form of self love and the best thing you can do for yourself and those around you. It started off as a vanity project in my 30s – and needing energy (with two kids, 20 months apart) but now it’s completely transformed the way I think, how I plan my day, what I eat and what I cook for my family – pretty much everything. (We all eat the bad stuff we love too, just with the brain switched on! 😉) I almost feel like the incentive to look your best is a bi-product, because the mental and physical benefits of feeling strong and healthy are so much greater. What took me so long?!?! 🤷🏽‍♀️ I have to admit, I was completely out of my comfort zone taking these photos!! However, I wanted to capture something that is a big part of my life – and luckily I had @jarekduk and @julia.snowdon on hand to ease me in 😁💖💪 Happy Friday, everyone! 😘 #fitness #instafit #instafitness #fitnessmotivation #strengthtraining #weights #girlswholift #mumswholift #strongnotskinny #friday #fridaymood #fitnessfriday #happyfriday

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What is Reshmin Chowdhury doing at the Champions League draw?

CHOWDHURY will be at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco tonight, presenting the Champions League group stage draw.

It is the second year in a row that she will co-host on stage, where four English sides will learn their fate, including her favourite, Tottenham.

Chowdhury will be presenting alongside Pedro Pinto, the Uefa Chief of Press.