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Jacquie Beltrao (nee Leavy) – born on 21 April 1965 – is a sports presenter on Sky News and a former Olympic gymnast.

Born in Dublin, Ireland, she grew up in Coventry, England. She studied sports science at Birmingham University, and represented Great Britain in rhythmic gymnastics at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, placing 31st in the All-Around.

She joined Sky News in 1992, where she first worked as a publicist before later becoming a sports reporter and presenter.

She now presents updates on weekdays (Monday to Thursday) during Sunrise and for the first hour of the following programme.

On 31 December 2013, Beltrao announced she was diagnosed with breast cancer on Christmas Eve.

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