Chris Mannix makes his Olympic debut with NBC Sports Group as a boxing reporter at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Mannix currently serves as host of The Chris Mannix Show on NBC Sports Radio and is a reporter for NBC and NBCSN’s Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) coverage.
Mannix joined NBC Sports Group in 2012 as a ringside reporter on NBCSN’s Fight Night boxing series. Mannix is currently a senior writer for Yahoo! Sports, a role he assumed after serving as Sports Illustrated’s senior boxing writer for more than 10 years. Prior to joining Sports Illustrated, he was a locker room attendant with the Boston Celtics for eight seasons (1995-2003) and covered high school sports for the Boston Globe.
Mannix earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Boston College in 2003 and currently resides in New York City.