It may be safely assumed that the presenters of news shows are the ones who contribute substantially towards growth and popularity of a particular channel. Television presenting has undergone a lot of improvement in comparison to its initial days. Gone are stiff collars and prim looks which have been replaced with striking personalities and attractive faces which have the ability of keeping you hooked even to a dull show. As much as most people like to watch television, there’s a large chunk of people who do sit before the television simply to see these beautiful people.
Jessica Yates is one of the young breed of television presenters who make television viewing much more interesting and attractive. According to a survey conducted by Asylum in Australia, Jessica Yates ranks among the top 10 of the hottest television presenters. She actually is recognized for her beauty and charm along with an indepth understanding of sports. She’s presently a part of the Fox Sports News channel and hosts several shows during the day.
Jessica Yates completed her studies with a degree in Broadcast Journalism from the Charles Strut University. She then commenced to work as a freelance reporter for Channel 7 and Channel 10 respectively. Consequently, following the launch of the FOX Sports News Round-the-clock news channel she became part of the Fox family after having worked for a year being a sub editor of the Vientiane Times in Laos. She joined Fox Sports News in the category of a reporter in 2006 and rose to the position of a presenter after displaying her knowledge of sports and journalistic skills.
Jessica Yates is known for her passion for surfing which is reflects in her work as well. In line with Yates among her most memorable interviews involving any sportsperson was that of many of the worlds? top women surfers such as Steph Gilmore, Sofia Mulanovich and Sam Cornish. She carries her easy style into her interviews and says that interviewing these women was a lot of fun as they all are extremely hardworking yet lighthearted. She also proceeds to say that the one person that she would like to interview would be the tennis champion Roger Federer because of his excellence in his chosen sport and the genuine personality.
Probably the most embarrassing and funny moments that Jessica Yates recounts was the one that happened while conducting a piece in the midst of the high seas. According to her it was quite a challenge trying to keep the camera in position and getting her lines right with a smile pasted on the face while she was actually hanging on for dear life trying to not fall overboard. In her own classic casual and cool style she called this incident ?interesting?.
Jessica Yates is also very well recognized for her fascination with football in addition to surfing. In one of the surveys conducted in Australia it had been stated that Jessica Yates could easily give any guy a significant run for his money if quizzed on football, as she knows the sport extremely well.