Sonali Shah

Sonali Shah

A host of Radio 4’s Today programme sport bulletins and BBC One’s Escape to the Country, Sonali is also one of the faces of BBC Sport, having been part of the presentation teams for Delhi 2010, London 2012 and Glasgow 2014.

She is known for her roles in the BBC’s coverage of many marquee live events over recent years. These include the Royal Wedding, the Lord Mayor’s Show, Wimbledon, the London Marathon, the Boat Race, the Epsom Derby and the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

Sonali began her time at the BBC as a business journalist on the BBC World Service and Radio 5 Live. During her five years presenting Newsround, Sonali filmed special reports in China, Haiti and Afghanistan. One of her films, “Growing up in a Warzone”, was named “Best Children’s programme” at the 2011 AIB awards.

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