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| On Updated : May 6, 2020 11:15 AM IST

Ellyse Perry (Australia Women Cricketer) Husband, Career, Age, Photos, Records, News

Ellyse Perry
(Australia Woman Cricketer)

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.

Ellyse Perry
Nickname: Ellyse
Profession: Cricketer
Autobiography: NA
Biopic: NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 172 cm
Weight (approx.): 60 kg
Eye Colour: Hazel Brown
Hair Colour: Blonde
Tattoos: NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth: 3 November 1990
Age (as on April 2020): 29 years
Birth Place: Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Scorpian
Nationality: Australian
School: Oakhill Drive Public School, New South Wales
College: Pymble Ladies College, New South Wales
Educational Qualifications: NA

Father: Mark Perry
Mother: Kathy Perry (Doctor)
Sister: NA
Brother: Damien Perry
Coach/Mentor: Mark Perry (Father)
Religion: Christianity
Address: New South Wales, Australia

Cricket Career
International Debut:
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

Ellyse Perry Records
  • 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.

Hobbies: NA
Favourite Batsmen: Michael Hussey, Michael Bevan, Ricky Ponting, Belinda Clarke
Favourite Bowlers:
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports personalities: NA
Favourite Food: Sushi, Salads, Sandwich, Steamed Veggies
Favourite Actors/ Actresses: NA
Favourite Films: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Destinations: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: Yes/No

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: Ford Focus RS

Husband and Children
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriends: Matt Toomua (Australian Rugby Player)
Ellyse Perry Husband: Matt Toomua
Marriage Date: 19th December 2015
Children: NA

Net Worth: $14 Million
Salary: $50,134
Test Fee: US$17,366
ODI Fee: US$ 7236
T20 Fee: US$3618
IPL 11: NA

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.

Must Watch: Sachin Tendulkar – Ellyse Perry Faceoff

Akshay Singh @Akshay_Cric

An ardent sports enthusiast who likes to write in such a manner so that the readers could relate themselves and feel the passion of the game.