Who is Melaine McLaughlin?
Full Name: Melanie Louise McLaughlin
Age: 39 years old
Date of Birth: September 3, 1979
Birthplace: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Hazel
Height:5 ft.11 inches
Weight: 59 kg
Profession: Sports presenter
Ex-Husband: Luke Panic
Mel McLaughlin is an Australian sports presenter who is currently presenting for the Seven Network. Previously, she worked for Fox Sports and hosted football shows including Indian Super league, Kick-Off, and Fox Sports FC.
She was born on September 3, 1979, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Her birth name is Melanie Louise McLaughlin and she is currently 39 years old. She was raised in Quakers Hill, New South Wales and attended At. Andrew’s Primary School and St.John Paul II Catholic College.
She began her career with Sky News in Sydney as a reporter and presenter. Later in 2007, she joined Fox Sports and hosted multiple soccer shows like Indian Suoer League, Fox Sports FC, and Kick-Off.
Later, she joined Network Ten in 2013 and hosted the network’s coverage of the Big Bash League and also hosted ten’s coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Australian F1 Grand Prix, and 2014 Commonwealth Games. Alongside Mark Howard and Sam Mac, she hosted the short-lived ‘The Thursday Night Sports Show’.
Chris Gayle prepositioned in January 2016 during a live interview during a Bif Bash game and Mel was sanctioned with an A$10,000 fine for inappropriate conduct. After that, he moved to Seven Network in April 2016 and appointed weeknight sports presenter on ‘Seven News Sydney’.
Likewise, she hosted the 2016 Summer Olympics, 2018 Commonwealth Games, 2018 Winter Olympics, Australian Swimming Championships, and 2017 Rugby League World Cup. Recently in 2018, she was appointed as the host of Seven’s Test Cricket and Big Bash League Coverage alongside James Brayshaw.
She has an estimated net worth of around $3.5 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career. It is estimated to rise in the future as she is active in her career.
She is currently single. She was previously married to her long-term boyfriend, Luke Panic. The couple dated for a long time before they tried their knot in 2012. Luke is a musician and artist. The couple could not hold the relationship and end with divorce in 2014 after two years of relationship. The couple did not welcome any children during their relationship period.
She has a perfect height of 5 ft. 11 inches and she weighs 59 kg. Her body measurement is 37-27-36 inches and her bra size is 34C. Her dress size is 6(US) and her shoe size is 8.5(US). Mel has black hair and hazel eyes.
She is active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has around 43k followers on Instagram, about 105k followers on Twitter, and around 1.7k followers on Facebook.