Adnan Virk Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Feb, 2019
Facts of Adnan Virk
Date of Birth: 1978 , July-29
Age: 43 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Name Adnan Virk
Birth Name Adnan Virk
Father Taherah Virk
Mother Zakaria Virk
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Toronto
Religion Muslim
Ethnicity Asian ancestry
Profession Sports commentator
Working For ESPN
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Face Color Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Famous for Baseball Tonight
Married Yes
Married to Eamon Maye
Children Yusuf, Adeen and Shazz Virk
Education Ryerson University
TV Show Baseball Tonight
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Canadian sports anchor, Adnan Virk is currently working for ESPN since 2010. Virk along with three other main anchors became the hosts of Baseball Tonight. He became the first Muslim host on ESPN.

Virk is a married man and has three children.

Early Life And Education Of Adnan Virk

Adnan Virk was born on July 29, 1978, in Toronto, Canada. He was born as the son of the father, Taherah Virk, and mother, Zakaria Virk. His parents immigrated to Canada from Lahore, Pakistan six years before his birth in 1972. His father used to operate a variety store.

Virk belongs to Asian descent and holds both Canadian and American nationalities. Virk’s star sign is Leo.

As per his bio-data, Adnan Virk attended Ernestown Secondary School. After graduating from the school, he started playing soccer and basketball. Later, he earned a BA degree in Radio and Television from Ryerson University in Toronto.

Adnan Virk's Career

In the starting days of his career, Adan Virk worked as an associate producer for SportsCenter at TSN in 1998. He then worked at several programs on The Score as a host from 2003-2009.

Virk also worked at Omni Television as co-host of Omniculture and Bollywood Boulevard. As a host, he later joined Omni Television in 2009. He also worked for Raptors TV, Leafs TV, and Gol TV Canada.

Later, he was associated with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment's Raptors NBA TV, Gol TV and Leafs TV as a host and reporter.



With former champion Andre Ward in Las Vegas getting set for #crawfordhorn on ESPN+

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Virk joined the ESPN family of stations in Bristol, Connecticut in April 2010. Currently, he is one of the main anchors in the ESPN, where he anchors Baseball Tonight. He has also hosted the major events of ESPN including SportsCenter and Outside the Lines. Virk has become one of the lead anchors in the ESPN and he has been featured regularly in the various programs from all over the world. 

Adnan Virk's Net Worth

The first Muslim host on ESPN, Adnan Virk has an estimated net worth of over $1 million, however, the amount is still under review. Virk earns an impressive salary from his career.  

As per some online sources, a sports announcer averagely makes a salary that ranges from $41,800 to $million. With such earning, he is maintaining his lavish lifestyle.

Adnan Virk's Personal Life

Adnan Virk is a married man. Virk tied the knot to Esmon Maye in 2007. The husband and wife couple shares three children named, Yusuf Virk, Adeen Virk, and Shazz Virk. The family currently resides in Hartford, United Kingdom.




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Virk had no any girlfriend and no affair rumors other than his wife. The couple is together for decades and still free from any kinds of rumors about their divorce.

From a religious point of view, he was born in a Pakistani Canadian Ahmadi Muslim family. And Virk follows Muslim. Though he has a job in sports career, he is also a huge fan of music. 

Adnan Virk has a charming personality which fits his perfectly on the television screen. He has an average height and average build body. Besides, he is active on several social networking sites like Facebook, and Instagram. 

Here is the video where Adnan Virk talks about her career and religion: