Rachel Nichols

United States

Rachel Nichols (Journalist) Bio

Who is Rachel Nichols

She is an famous american sports journalist. She is currently working as an anchor on CNN and CNN international and she also works as a reporter for Turner Sports.

Early Life (Childhood)

She is a daughter of Jane and Ronald Jacobs and born in Potomac, Maryland. She completed her high school from Winston Churchill High School in Potomac and graduated from the Medill School of Journalism.

Interesting Facts

Her work on Tuener Sports includes the different roles on the NBA on TNT, broadcasts of the NCAA Tournament and Major League Baseball on TBS and she sometime be paired with Verne Lundquist and Bill Raftery.

Personal Life

Nichols was born as Rachel Michele Alexander. She married to Max Nichols (2001- present), film and music video director, and has been living happily with him.


She was named as one of Esquire's "Women We Love" in 2005 and She also made it to Sports Illustrated’s “Twitter 100” in 2013 and 2014.


She was praise for her tough questioning of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in the wake of the Ray Rice scandal and for confronting boxer Floyd Mayweather on his history of domestic violence.