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

Updated on: Aug 17, 2019 3:34 pm IST

  • Jess Jonassen

    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

     

    Family

    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

     

    Records

     NA

    with Girlfriend

     

    Preferences

    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

     

    Controversies

    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 Test debut for women.

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