Ellyse Alexander Perry
One of the most talented women all-rounders in the cricketing world, Ellyse Perry was born in Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australia and made her debut for both Australia women’s cricket and Australia’s women football team at the tender age of 16. Ellyse is the youngest cricketer to represent Australia (both men and women cricket) and the first international sportsperson to represent Australia in both Women Cricket World Cup and Women Football World Cup. She has represented three football clubs in Australia namely, Central Coast Mariners, Canberra United and Sydney FC and at the national front, she has represented Australia Women Football and Australia U-20 Women Football. After representing Australia in both Cricket and Football she had to make a call and choose one game at the time of London Olympics in 2012, that is when she opted to continue playing Cricket for Australia Women.
|Height (approx.):||172 cm|
|Weight (approx.):||60 kg|
|Eye Colour:||Hazel Brown|
|Date of Birth:||3rd November 1990|
|Age (as on 2018):||27 years|
|Birth Place:||Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australia|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Scorpian|
|School:||Oakhill Drive Public School, New South Wales|
|College:||Pymble Ladies College, New South Wales|
|Mother:||Kathy Perry (Doctor)|
|Coach/Mentor:||Mark Perry (Father)|
|Address:||New South Wales, Australia|
|Test:||15th Feb 2008 vs England Women|
|ODI:||22nd July 2007 vs New Zealand Women|
|T20:||1st Feb 2008 vs England Women|
|Jersey Number:||#8 (Australia)|
|Domestic/State Team:||Australia U-23 women, New South Wales Under-19 women, New South Wales Women, Sydney Sixers women, IPL Supernovas|
|Nature on field:||Calm|
|Likes to play against:||England Women|
|Favourite Shot:||Pull Shot|
- Her best bowling figure till date is 5 for 19 runs in ODIs.
- In a test match against England in the year 2015, Perry grabbed 6 wickets in an innings for just 32 runs. This is her best test bowling figures till date
- In 2017 in a test match against England, Ellyse Perry scored a brilliant double ton 213 which is her only double hundred so far in test matches.
|Favourite Batsmen:||Michael Hussey, Michael Bevan, Ricky Ponting, Belinda Clarke|
|Favourite Cricket Ground:||NA|
|Favourite sports personalities:||NA|
|Favourite Food:||Sushi, Salads, Sandwich, Steamed Veggies|
|Favourite Actors/ Actresses:||NA|
|Cars Collection:||Ford Focus RS|
|Girlfriends, Spouse and Children|
|Affairs/Boyfriends:||Matt Toomua (Australian Rugby Player)|
|Marriage Date:||19th December 2015|
|Net Worth:||$14 Million|
|ODI Fee:||US$ 7236|
|Lesser Known Facts|
- Ellyse writes children books.
- She has played football on national level and represented teams like the Australian National football women team, Sydney FC women, Canberra United Football club etc.
- She last played football on national level in 2015 and also has represented Australia in 2011 FIFA World Cup for women.
- Ellyse is into modelling as well and has worked with famous underwear brand Jockey.
- Ellyse Perry was ranked by the Sports Pro Magazine as the 36th most marketable sportsperson in the world and she was the most marketable Aussie athlete.
- She went public with her relationship with the Australian rugby player Matt Toomua.
- She won the ICC women’s Cricketer of the Year in the year 2017.