Carol Manana Tshabalala is a celebrated South African sportscaster, producer and voice over artist.

She was born on the 11th of August in 1981 thus she is 40 years old as of 2021. She got married soon after graduating from school. Her first marriage was with Solomon Manana.

They got divorced in 2006 after 6 years of marriage. Their union was blessed with two children.

After ending her marriage Carol has been linked with several men. She had a short lived relationship with DJ Sbu and the two broke up in 2015.


In 2020 she was rumoured to be dating a Senegalese footballer Sadio Mané. He is currently playing for Liverpool in the English Premier league. The two have been seen together on several occasions.

Neither have confirmed nor denied the dating  rumours. Her networth is estimated to be around $1 million. She is one of the most paid sportscasters in South Africa.

Her career started at Kaya FM where she worked as a sports journalist. She worked at SABC for ten years before joining SuperSport.  She usually drives a Mercedes Benz Maybach.