Richard Allen Craven currently works for ESPN as a broadcaster. Ricky Craven works for the network as a NASCAR analyst. He previously raced NASCAR and won four titles, including the K&N Pro Series and three national series. When NASCAR aired on TBS in the mid-1990s, he occasionally worked as a pit reporter.
Richard Allen Craven was born in Newburgh, Maine May 24, 1966. He is an American citizen and is currently 55 years old. He attended Hampden Academy and graduated from high school. Also, there is no information about his siblings, parents and how well he spent his childhood.
Ricky Craven started racing at the age of 15 at Unity Raceway where he won twice and was named Rookie of the Year. He won 12 feature events and the track championship the following year. In 1986 he made his NASCAR debut in his own No. 12 at Oxford Plains Speedway and finished 25th due to an engine failure. Four years later he was racing in the Busch North Series and was named Rookie of the Year.
He signed with Scott Barbour’s SBIII Motorsports, a brand new NASCAR team, in 1999 to drive the #58 Ford Taurus. After a few weeks, he joined another new team, Midwest Transit Racing. Similarly, he rejoined the team in 2000, but the team switched to a part-time schedule after failing to qualify for four of the first nine events.
He moved to the Craftsman Truck Series in 2005 to drive for Roush Racing in the #99 Ford. He was second in points after nine races and won by fourteen points late in the season at Martinsville Speedway. His last NASCAR start was for FitzBradshaw Racing at the Goody’s 250 in the Busch Series, where he finished 39th after the brakes on his #14 Dodge failed. He also looked for a part-time job for the next few years, but couldn’t find one. After that he retired permanently. Since then he has worked as a NASCAR analyst for ESPN and Yahoo! Sports.
He’s an American sports reporter, and the presenter is said to be, too net worth 16 million dollars. According to No results, the reporter makes about $50,000 a year from his successful reporting career at ESPN.
He is a well-known ESPN anchor who has had a long and successful career as a sportscaster. ESPN is known for paying its sports reporters a hefty salary as it is a prominent sports network. As a daily ESPN anchor, Richard Allen Craven receives a respectable salary from the network.
Ricky Craven is married Cathleen Craven, his longtime partner. The two tied the knot in a small wedding ceremony in 1996. Riley, Richard and Lydia are Craven’s three children with his wife Cathleen. The couple tries to keep their private lives to themselves.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Ricky Craven has a big one height 1.61 m tall and weighs 51 kg. He also has hazel eye color.
In addition to being a NASCAR analyst for ESPN, Ricky is well known on social media. At Twitter, He has 47.7k followers.