Kirsty Gallacher is the host of British television sports programs, Sky Sports News, Soccer AM, and 90 Minutes. She is also renowned for her work in shows like Kirsty's Home Videos, Simply the Best, and RI:SE. Winner of the reality TV program, The Games in 2005, Kirsty also co-hosted many seasons of the same show.
For her outstanding contribution as a television presenter, she also achieved the Television and Radio Industries Club Award for Satellite and Digital TV Personality of the Year. With her contribution to the British television, Kirsty enjoys a hefty net worth of £2.1 million. Given her impressive personality, the huge figure of her salary is no surprise to the public.
Kirsty Gallacher Age, Height & Family
Kirsty Gallacher was born in Scotland on 20 January 1976. She was raised by the European-Tour-winning golfer, Bernard Gallacher and his wife, Leslie Gallacher alongside her two siblings, Jamie and Laura. Kirsty spent the initial years of her childhood in Edinburgh, Scotland, before moving to Wentworth Estate in Virginia Water. She lived in a happy family with her parents and siblings.
Kirsty Gallacher spends family time with her father and brother, Jamie on 17 June 2018 (Photo: Kirsty Gallacher's Instagram)
Kirsty's father underwent heart surgery after suffering from a heart attack in 2013 in Aberdeen. The condition was critical since he was in a coma for a week. Kirsty is very close to her father and believes that his near-death experience made her a stronger. She feels that her perspective on life has changed her and made her a better person.
Given the fact that Kirsty regularly posts pictures with her family on social media, it can be assumed that she shares a good bond with all of them. She never misses the opportunity to wish them on special occasions.
At 42 years of age, Kirsty stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.64 meters). Even though the weight of Kirsty is not revealed, it is known that she is a fitness freak and continually works out to maintain her stunning body. With average feet size, Kirsty embraces long smooth legs as her defining beauty.
Her Husband / Married
Kirsty Gallacher was happily married at one point. She married her husband, Paul Sampson, an English rugby union footballer in 2010. The couple dated for about nine years before exchanging their wedding vows. They even welcomed two sons, Oscar, and Jude in their family.
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However, things did not work out well, and the family of four split up after Kirsty filed for a divorce in 2014. Divorced after fourteen years of togetherness, Kirsty and Paul share the joint custody of their children.
Kirsty Gallacher attends even with her former husband, Paul Sampson in 2014 (Photo: gettyimages)
Kirsty also described the divorce to be financially stressful. Separating from the man with whom she had spent most of her adulthood was hard on her. But she now takes it as one of her best decisions.
Kirsty Gallacher's Boyfriend, Dating Status
Kirsty Gallacher did not give up on love after the tumultuous relationship with her ex-husband, Paul Sampson. After her divorce, she opened herself to dating and dated another rugby player, Danny Cipriani. They had reported their relationship to be 'serious and intense,' but the pair broke up after six months. The real reason for the split was never revealed.
The TV presenter had once stated that she would love to be a part of a lovey-dovey relationship. Well, the good news soon hit Kirsty as she found love again. In May 2017, Kirsty revealed that she was dating again. She admitted that she was thrilled to have met the anonymous man, but she did not disclose the identity of her new boyfriend. She believes that privacy makes her love life even more interesting. Adding to the good news, Kirsty also revealed that she loved newborns and was not done with welcoming more children in the future.