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Checkout Stunning Photos of Carol Tshabalala, The First Female African to Host FIFA Ballon D'Or

Carol Tshabalala, a South African broadcaster, producer, and voice artist, is well-known in the field of sports broadcasting. She works for SuperSport International as well as Premier League Productions (IMG productions). She became the first African woman to host the FIFA Ballon d'Or in Zurich. By being a woman of colour and an emerging star in a field that is predominately male, she has defied all expectations and broken barriers.

After a brief romance, the sports anchor married Solomon Manana for the first time at the age of 19. His mistreatment of Carol Tshabalala in several ways did not make their marriage a pleasant one. After six years of verbal and physical violence on her side, the pair ended their relationship in 2006. Because Joel and Solomon were born of this relationship, she is the only parent they have. The host adopted Joel, the son of her deceased sister, when he was a kid and nurtured him as her own. who's boyfriend's name is Carol Tshabalala? After her divorce from her first marriage ended in divorce, the presenter was associated to a number of men. Rapper Sbu Motloung, with whom she briefly had a romantic connection. They divorced in 2015 after rumours of Sbu's adultery spread and it became clear the sports anchor was dating someone much younger.


She quit the station in 2011 after eleven years and joined SuperSport. When asked by BONA Magazine why she quit SABC, Tshabala cited the fact that she didn't feel like she was maximising her potential. She suffered low self-esteem as a result of her underwhelming work as an ESPN reporter covering the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. Times LIVE also discovered that Tshabala wanted something bigger and thought that SuperSport might deliver it because SABC had restricted its sports coverage at the time.


After becoming a live studio anchor for Barclays Premier League Productions in June 2016, the First Lady of Sports went global! (IMG productions). As a consequence of her employment there, she has announced a lot of Premier Soccer League matches and interviewed Chelsea Football Club star and famous player John Obi Mikel at Stamford Bridge. Tshabalala's responsibilities as a sportscaster also included co-hosting SuperSport's 10-year anniversary celebration in January 2017 as part of his job obligations.


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The FIFA World Cup (2006 in Germany and 2010 in South Africa), Olympic and Paralympic Games (Athens in 2004, Beijing in 2008, London in 2012, and Rio de Janeiro in 2016), the Commonwealth Games, and the Laureus Sports Awards are just few of the events she has covered. They've also written scripts, produced, and hosted various events, such as World Cup draws, the Ballon d'Or, FIFA Congress, and conferences, as well as corporate events, as Tshabalala has covered sports.


Photo Credit: Carol Tshabalala Instagram Page

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