Archana Vijay, who is a model and television presenter by profession, hosted IPL in its fourth season. In a very less time, she became one of the most popular anchors in the history of the tournament. We have seen Archana in various cricket related shows like ‘Tour Diary for extra cover’, ‘Cricket Masala mar ke’ and so on.
This glamorous beauty started her career as a television anchor in American television and there was no looking back for her. Shibani has presented in various TV shows such as AXN’s Men 2.0, Jhalak Dikhla Jaa season 5, I Can Do That to name few. Shibani had a long stint at IPL hosting the tournament from 2011 to 2015 and trumped her fans with her beauty and knowledge of the sport.
Karishma is a TV presenter, actress and model by profession and has presented the sixth edition of the IPL. Karishma Kotak has undoubtedly one of the strongest persona and London-born diva is doing diverse projects. The 34-year-old beautiful actress has the degree in Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Marketing. The model who wanted to become a teacher later featured in Kingfisher Calendar of 2006.
You would have seen Isha in Extra Innings of IPL but very few know that she is an England cricketer of Indian descent. The 30 year old was on the winning team of England in 2009. This diva was the co-presenter of ITV’s coverage of the IPL and has presented various shows over the years.
Lekha is a well known South Indian actress and product designer. She hosted the maiden season of IPL. Lekha has acted in various Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films and also had a cameo in ‘Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola’. Lekha has been doing theatres in Chennai and also appeared as a video Jockey with SS Music.
Mayanti is one of the hottest TV sports journalist with STAR. She has hosted various tournaments such as Football Cafe on Zee Sports, 2010 FIFA World Cup broadcast on ESPN, 2010 Commonwealth Games. Mayanti started liking football as she grew in USA and her father worked in UN. This bombshell was also a part of her college football team in the beginning and then took up guest anchor role in FIFA beach football.
Pallavi is an actor by profession and is the only female anchor in IPL for this season. The sexy actor is a well trained Bharatha Natyam dancer. She has earned a bachelor’s degrees in Media and communication and Law. Pallavi is highly educated and has Diploma in Modern Langauages. We saw Pallavi in Behram with Ranbir Kapoor.
Rochelle Maria Rao
Rochelle is not only known for hosting IPL but also as a former contestant of famous reality show Bigg Boss season 9. Rochelle won Femina Miss India International in 2012 and had successful a career as a model. Rochelle also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Media. This Diva also appeared in Kingfisher Calendar in 2014 and was a wild card entrant in the sixth season of reality dance show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
Shonali is a Delhi born model , TV presenter and actress who won Femina Miss India International in 2003 and was declared as Miss International 2003. Shonali has played cameo in various movies such as Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and Dil Bole Hadippa. Shonali anchored Champions Trophy of 2006 and also hosted the 2007 World Cup and followed it with ‘Stumped’.
If you are a cricket fan then you know Mandira, India’s first female cricketer and anchored Indian Premier League second edition. Mandira debuted in Shanti, a hit television serial in 1994 and is married to Indian producer and stunt director Raj Kaushal. Mandira who is 43 has hosted ICC Cricket World Cups in 2003 and 2007 and also anchored Champions Trophy in 2004 and 2006.