Nicole Elizabeth Bolton has represented Western Australia and Australia as a batsman. She memorably scored a century on her debut against England making 124 runs in 152 balls. It was the highest score by any Australian women in an ODI. She was appointed one of Australia’s 2015 Women’s Ashes Touring Party in England on June 2015.
She was also one of the fourteen players to receive a national contract from Cricket Australia for the 2018–19 season in April 2018. Nicole was appointed in Australia’s team in October 2018 for West Indies ‘ 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 tournament. Cricket Australia granted her a contract before the 2019–20 season in April 2019.
Name: Nicole Elizabeth Bolton
Role: Opening batsman
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm off-break
Height (approx.): 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
Weight (approx.): NA
Eye Colour: NA
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: January 17, 1989
Age (as on July 2019): 30 years 6 months
Birth Place: Subiaco, Perth, Western Australia
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
School: Newman College
College: Edith Cowan University(2008-11)
Charles Darwin University(2014-16)
Educational Qualifications: Graduate Diploma In Teaching And Learning
TESTS: England Women v Australia Women at Canterbury, Aug 11-14, 2015
ODI: Australia Women v England Women at Melbourne, Jan 23, 2014
T20I: Australia Women v England Women at Sydney, Feb 2, 2014
Jersey Number: 12
Major Teams: Australia A Women, Australia Women, Cricket Australia Chairman’s Women’s XI, Otago Women, Perth Scorchers Women, Western Australia Women
In June 2019, for their trip to England to contest the Women’s Ashes, Cricket Australia named her in Australia’s squad.
Hobbies: Hip-hop dancing, Golfing.
Favourite Cricketers: NA
Favourite Sportspersons: NA
Favourite Food: home Barista
Boyfriend, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: NA
Awards and recognitions
Nicole Bolton opens about her mental health battle and stepped away from cricket in January. After a five-month break, she returned to the Australian squad.
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