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| On Updated : Aug 17, 2019 3:34 PM IST

Jess Jonassen (Australian cricketer) Girlfriend, Age, Records, Photos, Birthday, and More

Jess Jonassen

Australian cricketer, Jessica Louise Jonassen, is a law graduate that triumphed in World Cup. She is an animal lover and has a dog named Alfie. She is an avid coffee drinker and loves to play golf in her spare time. Jessica is Queensland's leading allrounder across all formats and plays for the Southern Stars. She grew up in Rockhampton where she played her first match in the male team.

Jess realizes the importance of younger athletes who lack exposure in such sports. She loves exploring regional communities afforded by Cricket Australia to inspire the young population. A knee injury made her miss the world cup but she rose strongly during the Ashes series against England. She played a key role in the Fire's breakthrough WT20 Final victory.

Name: Jessica Louise Jonassen

Nickname: Jess Jonassen

Role: Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 171 cm

Weight (approx.): NA

Eye Colour: NA

Hair Colour: Blonde

Personal Life

Date of Birth: November 5, 1992

Age (as on July 2019): 26 years 8 months

Birth Place: Emerald, Queensland

Zodiac sign: Scorpio

Nationality: Australian

School: Emmaus College Rockhampton

College: Griffith University, Queensland

Educational Qualifications: Law graduate

Jess with Mother


Father: NA

Mother: Jayne Jonassen

Coach/Mentor: Peter McGiffin

Religion: Christianity

Address: Rockhampton

With Father

Cricket Career

International Debut

Test: England Women v Australia Women at Canterbury, Aug 11-14, 2015

ODI: Australia Women v New Zealand Women at Sydney, Jan 25, 2012

T20I: Australia Women v New Zealand Women at Sydney, Jan 20, 2012

Jersey Number: 21

Major Teams:  Australia Under-21s Women, Australia Women, Brisbane Heat Women, Queensland Women



with Girlfriend


Hobbies: Golf

Favorite Cricketers: NA

Favorite Sportspersons: NA

Favorite Food: coffee

Jezz proposing Sarah Wearn

Boyfriend, Spouse, and Children

Marital Status: NA

Girlfriend: Sarah Wearn

Awards and recognitions

Griffith Award for Academic Excellence 2014, 2016
Queensland Fire Player of the Year- 2011
World Champion T20 World Cup Sri Lanka- 2012
World Champion T20 World Cup Bangladesh- 2014


She is one of the few cricketers who didn't hide her relationship with the same-sex person. She even took to social media and informed about her marriage proposal to Sarah Wearn.

Lesser Known Facts

In June 2015, in her test debut, Jonassen made 99 and 54, the third-highest number of runs in a Test debut for women.

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