It may be safely assumed that the presenters of news shows are the ones who contribute substantially towards growth and rise in popularity of a specific channel. Television presenting has undergone a sea of change in comparison to its initial days. Gone are stiff collars and prim looks and these have been substituted with striking personalities and attractive faces that have the capability of keeping you hooked even to a dull show. Just as much as a lot of people like to watch television, there’s a large chunk of people who do sit before the television just 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 ten of their hottest television presenters. She is recognized for her beauty and charm in addition to an indepth understanding of sports. She is presently a part of the Fox Sports News channel and hosts several shows throughout the day.
Jessica Yates completed her studies having 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 24 hour news channel she became part of the Fox family after having worked for just a year as a sub editor in 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. According to Yates among her most memorable interviews involving a 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 since they are all extremely hardworking yet lighthearted. She also proceeds to point out that one person that she would like to interview is the tennis champion Roger Federer because of his excellence in his chosen sport and the genuine personality.
One of the most embarrassing and funny moments that Jessica Yates recounts was the one that happened while doing a piece in the midst of the high seas. According to her it was a serious challenge attempting to keep the camera in position and getting her lines right with a smile pasted on the face while she was really 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 known for her love for football in addition to surfing. At one of the surveys conducted Australia wide it was stated that Jessica Yates could easily give any guy a significant run for his money if quizzed on football, as she knows the game extremely well.