SIBLINGS IN THE SPO TLIGHT
IT’S going to be a huge couple of days for the Lawrence family.
Wests Tigers backrower Chris Lawrence will take to the field for what could be his last game at Leichhardt Oval against the Sharks today. The 30-year-old, 239-game Tigers veteran is still to sort out his future in the game.
The following d day hi his sister it and rising media star, Emma Lawrence, will co-host her first Brad Fittler Medal at The Star Event Centre on Monday night.
Emma — a sports reporter for Channel 10, Triple M and The Professor’s Late Hit on Fox League on Fox Sports — will be j joined i by former Today Show presenter Tim Gilbert.
“I’m really excited,” Emma said. “I’ve hosted some events before but I guess it’s a real honour and privilege to even be asked to do something as big as the Brad Fittler Medal.
“Having covered the Blues throughout the entire Origin series and working so closely with Freddy, Bedsy (Danny Buderus) and Brandy (Greg Alexander) and developing strong relationships with them, it’s great to be part of the whole journey and cover the end-ofseason awards as well.”
Talented brother and sister — TV presenter Emma and Wests Tigers stalwart Chris Lawrence.