British sports journalist Aly Vance has joined CNN International, the network announced today, as the new host of Winning Post.
She will take over the show beginning in February with her first episode filmed in Cape Town at the J & B Met and the inaugural CTS Million Dollar Race, Africa’s richest horse race.
Vance, a former international athlete, is an experienced presenter who has worked for broadcasters including BBC, Sky Sports, BT Sport and Channel 4.
Vance said in a prepared statement, “I am thrilled to be joining CNN International’s Winning Post, a programme with an excellent and established reputation. I look forward to telling the stories and going behind-the-scenes at many of the world’s most prestigious race meetings.”
Matt Percival, Executive Producer/Commissioning Editor, CNN International said, “We’re delighted to welcome Aly Vance to the CNN family as host of Winning Post. Her strong pedigree in sports presenting means she brings a wealth of industry knowledge and expertise to our flagship racing show. Her style and passion are the perfect fit for Winning Post and we look forward to CNN’s global audience getting to know her soon.”