About 

    Christina Macfarlane is a sports correspondent and anchor for CNN International, based in the London bureau.

    Since joining CNN in 2010, Christina has covered numerous major live sports events and sports news stories, including the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the 2012 Olympics in London and Leicester City's momentous Premier League win. She also presents two monthly feature shows for the network: CNN's Alpine Edge and CNN World Rugby.

    Christina plays a key role in CNN's coverage of tennis and has often reported from Wimbledon and the French Open. She has interviewed winners such as Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray. She also reported from the 2015 Rugby World Cup and on football's European Championships in both 2012 and 2014.

    Before becoming a correspondent Christina was a Producer on CNN's Living Golf feature show.

    Christina started her career in production, working on the European and PGA Tour for European Tour Productions and Sky Sports as part of their live broadcast operation. She has a Master's Degree in Broadcast Journalism from City University.

    Christina has a lifelong passion for sport and is a qualified ski-instructor. Born in Surrey, she now resides in London.