Interesting facts about IPL Anchor Rochelle Rao, that will make you more than her fan

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Interesting facts about IPL Anchor Rochelle Rao, that will make you more than her fan

One of the co-female anchors of VIVO IPL, Rochelle Rao, whose journey, since the start of her career till date, has been far more interesting.

She has been rolling around the entertainment industry, grabbing the opportunities coming in her way and converting it into milestones.

Let us have a look at some of the interesting facts about this beautiful IPL Anchor :

1.) Interesting family

She was born in Chennai, to Mrs. Wendy Rao, an Anglo-Indian and Dr. N.V. Rao, a Telugu – German Descent. She has 3 older siblings: a sister and 2 twin brothers.

2.) Rochelle’s inspiration is her sister

After finishing her education at M.O.P Vaishnav College for Women in Chennai, she was influenced by her sister Paloma Rao, who is having a successful VJ and anchoring career. Paloma made Rochelle’s career confusion clear, thanks to her sister.

3.) First opportunity and the rest is history

She participated in Pantaloons Femina Miss India South India Beauty Pageant 2012 and ended her debut best as the runner up. The next opportunity was a fortune for her, she won Femina Miss India International title of the year 2012.


After her title as Femina Miss India International, there is no turning back, more and more fruits started coming towards her.

Here is the list of achievements of Rochelle Rao:

  • Miss Glamorous Diva
  • Miss Ramp Walk
  • Miss Body Beautiful
  • Represented India in Miss International
  • Featured in Kingfisher 2014 Calendar Girl
  • Featured in Travel Show “Life main EK Baar”
  • Contestant at Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5
  • Finalist of reality show Bigg Boss 9
  • Joined IPL 6 Extraaa Innings
  • Cameo Appearance in the Movie Fitoor

5.) Cupid’s Arrow Strikes her

Rochelle Rao is currently in a relationship with Keith Sequeira, one of the popular VJ in the entertainment industry. They were also seen together as contestants, in the reality show Bigg Boss 9.

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