For the first time in 53 years, Channel 13’s central news channel will feature a woman in charge of the sports block. The journalist Chantal is her Aguilar. “There are very few women playing sports on television, so I take on this challenge with a lot of responsibility,” she said.
this thursday, “Teresateen Central” journalist Chantal Aguilar In Channel 13’s 53-year history of news programming, she became the first woman to host a sports segment.
With this, Aguilar joins the staff of sports commentators in “Teletrese”, where he shares roles Juan Cristobal Guarello and Ignacio Valenzuela .
After covering the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the 2022 Copa America Women’s Games, and last year’s World Cup broadcast in Qatar, Aguilar is gearing up to launch the channel at the 2022 Pan American Games. increase.
“We are very pleased to be working with the sports team more permanently.” the journalist said in a statement issued this Thursday by Private Station.
“Each week, specifically, Chantal goes into detail about sports, athletes, and what to expect at the 2023 Santiago Pan-American and Parapan-American Games,” reads the same text.
This year, Channel 13 will be responsible for sports coverage such as Formula E, the National Football Championship, the Santiago 2023 Pan American and Parapan American Games.
About being the first woman to lead a sports block in Teletrese Central, Aguilar described the situation as “amazing”. “There are expectations and I know it means opening up space for other women, so it’s an honor. Said.
“There are very few women sporting it on TV, so I have a lot of responsibility for this challenge. It’s a beautiful one. I’ve set myself to work for it, and I’m preparing a lot. A woman who can do this.” I hope that there will be more of them and that they will be given a place,” she added.