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Top 5 Female Cricket Anchors In The World

Cricket is a game that involves a certain level of glamour thanks to the money that is involved in it. There are plenty of players who have beautiful WAGs and them being cricketers plays a huge role in this.

However, anchors are another set of smart, knowledgeable, beautiful women who have been able to capture people’s attention the world over. Here are a few of the best female cricket anchors:

Mayanti Langer:

One of the most popular anchors today, Langer is the wife of Indian player Stuart Binny and everybody is aware of this fact. She has managed to charm her way into Indian audiences’ hearts and her awareness and knowledge of cricket is what makes her a good anchor.

She is also pretty and is not shy of sharing a joke with the players and other analysts while being professional at the same time.

Mel McLaughlin:

The receiver of the infamous Chris Gayle “Don’t blush baby” quote, Mel McLaughlin has been part of the Australian sports network since 2013. She is mainly prominent during the Big Bash league that runs annually in the country.

She has also hosted multiple other shows including soccer, the ISL as well as the Fox Sports FC. McLaughlin is one of the more popular female anchors who isn’t from India.

Laura McGoldrick:

One of the few female presenters in New Zealand, Laura McGoldrick is the host of the country’s only cricket magazine television programme. She is also married to New Zealand opener Martin Guptill and was a cricketer herself back in the day.

She claims to have a vast knowledge of the game and has also goaded Martin Guptill into agreeing that she is better at this than him.


Another rising star in Bangladesh Cricket is Ambrin. Not a player, but an anchor, she has managed to carve a niche for herself. She was one of the top 10 contestants during the Lux Channel I Superstar back in 2007.

She is the sole Bangladeshi anchor for the Bangladesh Premier League and has also done work with other news channels and agencies in her free time. Her popularity skyrocketed post the first edition of the T20 League.

Archana Vijaya:

A popular heartthrob, Vijaya is another anchor who set hearts soaring with her captivating anchoring skill and beauty. She rose to prominence mainly during the IPL and was signed up by Neo Sports during their time broadcasting Indian matches.

She also had her own show called Tour Diary for Extra Cover and Cricket Masala Mar ke. She is now part of the Extraa Innings team that broadcasts every IPL and can be seen doing pitch-side interviews during the games.

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