About Di Dougherty

Di Dougherty (née Stewart) is a television presenter, reporter, corporate events host and MC. This year, 2017, she is a freelance presenter for Sky Sports and the Golf Channel. Di is hosting the Vitality Netball Superleague on Sky Sports including the Internationals later in the year. She is looking forward to a Summer of sports broadcasting, including the Open Championship with Sky Sports and travelling over to Florida to co-host Morning Drive in August.

Her television career has spanned more than a decade, with her first TV presenting role on Sky Sports News back in 2005.

She has become a familiar and much-loved face on the channel, conducting live sporting interviews across a variety of sports on a daily basis. Her move across to the golf department a few years later gave her the opportunity to cover European Tour, PGA Tour events and Major Championships; presenting, live reporting and hosting all around the world.

Di was the front-woman for ‘Golf Night’ and more recently presents ‘Game Changers’ on Sky Sports and Sky One with co-host Darren Campbell (2013-2016 ongoing) every Friday and Saturday.

Recent highlights from Di’s career have been presenting the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in 2014 and at Celtic Manor in 2010 in front of an audience of over 100 million. Di is also a freelance reporter for the Golf Channel, conducting player interviews in Europe, live reports and co-hosting their breakfast show ‘Morning Drive’ from Florida for a week in the summer.

Di is also privileged to officiate as Mistress of Ceremonies at the Goldie Hawn Foundation annual event in London (2013-15), is a brand ambassador for Lynx, hosts the Boodles annual tennis at Stoke Park and is host for the Sky Academy Sports Scholarship presentations.

She is in demand as a corporate event host and conference MC, working for companies like Vodafone, Waitrose, M&C Saatchi, Boodles, John Lewis, o2 and the charity Sparks on their high-profile events, dinners and awards ceremonies.

Di is passionate about the difference that sport can make to the next generation and is a highly skilled sportswoman herself, having been a member of Cheshire Girls’ and Cheshire Ladies’ golf teams and still playing regularly. She is also a keen tennis player and swimmer.