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SBS Sports Host Niav Owens And Her Husband Michael Leonard Have A Happy Married Life

Niav Owens husband Michael Leonard is a director of Investor Relations for a finance company in New South Wales
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Niav Owens husband Michael Leonard has been in a relationship with the SBS Sports Host since 2013. Michael is a director of investor relations at MA Financial Group. 

Owens and her husband have been together for nine years, with their first photo as a couple being posted on Instagram in 2013. 

The pair went to a public university in Australia, a one-hour drive from Callaghan to Sydney. Michael is a graduate of Economics from Maguire University and his wife Niav went to the University of Newcastle for a double degree in journalism and law. 

She is a role model for the next generation of female journalists who want to work as TV hosts. Owens also completed a 12-month internship with ABC TV, which allowed an aspiring female sports broadcaster to gain experience.

Domain reports that the former regional radio presenter of ABC joined SBS TV AU as a commentator for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

Niav Owens Husband Michael Leonard Is A Director Of IR

Niav Owens and her husband Michael Leonard have been together for a decade and have a happy family. Leonard is a New South Wales native who studied economics at Macquarie University.

Being an economics graduate, Michael is employed as a director of investor relations at MA Financial Group, since July 2020. Before that, he served as the head of investor relations at Evans Dixon for a year since January 2019.

Niav Owens and her husband, Michael Leonard, poses during a brunch at Momofuku Ko, on May 1, 2017
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Additionally, his LinkedIn profile also states that he worked with AMP for three years as a senior institutional investor relations manager from 2015 to 2018.

For his starting experience, Leonard spent five years as an equity analyst at CIMB/Royal Bank of Scotland, where his knowledge centered on investments.

Inside Niav Owens And Michael Leonard Married Life

The 31-year-old sports writer Niav Owens and her husband Michael have a happy family with an adorable daughter. Niav and Michael only child Cara is already 6 years old in 2022. 

The couple has known each other since they were in their early twenties much info about their wedding life is still hidden. Niav made her romance public for the first time on August 5, 2013, as they were hanging out at an eatery with their buddies.

Niav Owens preparing for Christmas celebration with her husband and daughter on December 24, 2016
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While Owens has regularly shared insights into her relationship with images of her partner enjoying the weekend together, Mikale is not active on the platform.

The Couple And Their Exotic Vacation Together

Michael and Niav enjoy going to games together and the pair was photographed cheering for the Waratahs rugby team, on July 29, 2014.

Niav Owens and Michael Leonard watching Roosters/Rabbits live, on March 6, 2016
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Also, in October of the same year, they took a brief vacation to Mt. Wellington and Cape Bruny, where Niav's Instagram includes a photograph of Michael in front of Bruny's lighthouse.

They also have a post about the whole family rooting for the Wallabies, Australia's national rugby union team, on October 10, 2015.

Niav And Michael Daughter Cara is Six Years Old

Niav and Michale welcomed their first child, their daughter Cara into this world on October 10, 2015. Owens shared a photo of her newborn baby and a caption stating she was two weeks old on May 11.

Niav Owens and Michael Leonard's daughter, Cara, was born on April 30, 2016
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Additionally, Owens took her daughter to her first live sporting event on October 15, 2016. Likewise, a few days before Christmas, she shared a photo of her husband and daughter with a hashtag of her spouse wearing a Tottenham Hotspur jersey.

Their then-one-year-old daughter was seen wearing a Newcastle Knights jersey as shown on her Instagram post, and several of her acquaintances noted that her baby looked divine in the outfit.

Niav Owens Is The Ambassador For Bike Ride For Brain Cancer

Owens and her husband have often worked in charity by raising money for brain cancer research. On October 28, 2017, the pair attended the Andrew Olle lecture, which collects funds for brain cancer research at the International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney).

Similarly, on March 10, 2018, the couple and their teams were on their way to the Hunter Valley for the Bike Ride for Brain Cancer, where they raised over $165k.

Niav Owens and her husband, Michael pictured during the promotion of Bike Ride for Brain Cancer charity in 2019
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Based on her Instagram post, the group rode 240 kilometers from Sydney to the Hunter Valley on March 8 and 9, colecting funds to establish the world's largest brain cancer biobank.