Adnan Virk is a sports anchor, currently for ESPN. He was previously an anchor for Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment's Raptors NBA TV, Leafs TV and Gol TV. Until June 2009 he hosted several programs on The Score, and was previously an associate producer for Sportscentre at TSN. He was also the co-host of Omniculture and Bollywood Boulevard at Omni Television.
In 1972, his parents immigrated to Canada from Pakistan. He was born in Toronto, but spent his formative years in Morven, Ontario, a small town just outside of Kingston. After graduating from high school, he took radio and television arts at Ryerson University in Canada.
In 2009, he joined Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) as a host and reporter for Raptors TV, Leafs TV and Gol TV Canada. He left in April 2010 to join the ESPN family of stations in Bristol, Connecticut. It is planned that starting the 2013 MLB season, he will anchor Baseball Tonight replacing Steve Berthiaume.
- Raps broadcaster headed south, is Bosh next?. Metro, April 9, 2010.
- CRTC gives Score a leg up. Toronto Sun, October 31, 2008.
- Calmer, gentler Virk takes reporting role. Toronto Star, May 2, 2008.
- Adnan Virk Joins ESPN. The Muslim Observer, July 11, 2010.
- Adnan Virk's long road from ESS to ESPN. Napanee Guide, April 14, 2011.
- Bench warmer gets hot job. Kingston Whig-Standard, April 15, 2010.
- Racist tweets about TSN hosts reveal Canada’s nasty side. The Globe and Mail, March 15, 2013.
- Zelkovich: Adnan Virk latest Canadian to join ESPN. Toronto Star, April 22, 2010.
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