Sport is the subject mainly dominated by men. To be working as a sportscaster in such a scenario is quite a rare choice but Linda Cohn has done it. So she deserves a round of applause for taking this incredible work in the field of journalism. Equally inspiring is she for the new generation. Let’s unfold different aspects of this talented personality for now.
About her being a sportscaster, her family has shaped her a lot. This is because as a kid, she used to watch the games on TV with her father. Her mother also found her a hockey league. She made a debut in her career as a sports anchor in WALK-FM in 1981. Then in 1987, she made a history in sportscasting by becoming the first full-time U.S. female sports reporter for ABC. Currently, she does anchoring for ESPN’S SportsCenter.
In 2008, she also released her book in the form of a memoir which reveals her passion for sports and her valuable experiences working on SportsCenter. Thus in her successful career, she enjoys a handsome amount of salary. Her net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
In a personal level, we have come to know that Linda had to face a break-up in her relationship with her husband, Stew Kaufman. This is so because the couple underwent divorce in 2008. On this day, they put an end to their married life which they had sustained for a long time of twenty-eight years.
Their divorce was a huge blow to many as they were seen as the idol by many when it comes to keeping one’s relationship for long. The couple was college sweetheart. Together they also gave birth to two children- daughter Sammy and son Don. The reason as to why they divorced has not been stated by both of them.
However, there were some rumors that the separation happened because of Cohn’s extra-marital affairs with a professional hockey coach named Matt City. To add a cherry to the top, they were both spotted together shortly after Cohn’s divorce. They were suspected of dating each other.
Cohn’s life also revolved around another rumor that she underwent plastic surgery to look younger with her boyfriend Matt who happens to be seventeen years younger than her. How true are these rumors can be only justified by her?
Linda Cohn’s wiki suggests that she was born on November 10, 1959. That means she is of the age fifty-eight now. Her birth place is Long Island, New York, USA. Respectively, her nationality is American, and her ethnicity is white. She went to Newfield High School, and for further education, she got enrolled in SUNY at Oswego where she pursued the bachelor’s degree in arts and communications.
Not only does she has a great personality; because physically too she is very attractive. Her height measures five feet four inches. And she has got beautiful curves which she flaunts in fitting shirt and A-line skirt that shows her hot and sexy legs. With this stunning body figure and amazing personality, she continues to awe her fans all over the globe.