If you have been following Australian Women’s Cricket Team, then you should be familiar with the name, Ellyse Perry. She was in the World Cup winning Team in the West Indies in 2010 and has been part of the New South Wales team playing in the WNCL for over a decade. As of 2019, Perry bid farewell to NSW after winning her 10th WNCL title with the team against Queensland.
Ellyse Perry, an Australian sportswoman, made her debut in two sports, Cricket and Soccer at the age of 16 and succeeded at both. She is the youngest player to represent her country Australia in both World Cups, Soccer and Cricket. Let’s dig in to know more about Ellyse Perry’s husband and relationships, net worth, age, nationality, and ethnicity.
Is the T20 World Cup Winner, Ellyse Perry married to husband or divorced?
Perry is a beautiful young lady who gave her heart to a rugby player, Matt Toomua. The couple dated for a few years and she publicly revealed her relationship on 24th October 2013. Later that year, she surprised her fans when she announced her engagement on 20th August 2014.
Caption: Ellyse Perry with husband, Matt
On 19th December 2015, Perry and Matt got married in a private ceremony surrounded by family and friends. The couple has been together since then and often post about their love life on Instagram. Her husband, Matt posted a picture on Instagram celebrating their third anniversary in December 2018.
Caption: Ellyse Perrywithhusband, Matt
As for now, Perry and Matt have not decided to have any kids but hopefully, they get blessed with kids soon.
How much is Ellyse Perry net worth?
Perry made her Women’s One Day International (WODI) debut for Australia against New Zealand, three months previously playing for her state New South Wales in the Women’s National Cricket League (WNCL). In 2007– 08, she made her presentation for New South Wales and won the WNCL with them, and toward the finish of the period, she made her Women’s Test cricket debut in Bowral against England and became player of the match in her Women’s Twenty20 International (WT20I) debut against England.
Perry took nine wickets as Australia came fourth in the 2009 World Cup in Australia. She was ineffectual amid the 2009 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in England, taking just two wickets in Australia’s four matches. However, Perry was in the World Cup Winning Team of Australia and was the player of the final match in 2010 taking 3 wickets for 18 runs against New Zealand.
Additionally, in November 2018, Perry became the first cricketer of Australia to play in 100 Twenty20 International matches during the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 competition in West Indies.
Caption: Ellyse Perry, Australian sportswoman
Apart from her national career, Perry took 22 wickets and got 148 runs as New South Wales won the WNCL. As of 2019, she won a total of 10 titles with NSW and bid farewell to the team.
Also, Perry is the first Australian to represent her country in two sports, Cricket and Soccer. She represented Australia in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup, AFC Women’s Asian Cup in 2008 and an Olympic Qualifying Match in 2007. In her football career, Perry played for domestic clubs like Canberra United, Sydney FC and Central Coast Mariners as a defender.
As a professional cricketer and soccer player, Perry has accumulated a net worth of around $14 million in her career.
Ellyse Perry Wiki-bio, height, and Nationality
Perry was born in Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australia in 1990. She completed her high schooling from Pymble Ladies College and currently studies Economics and social science at the University of Sydney.
Perry celebrates her birthday every year on 3rd November and reached the age of 28. She is of Australian nationality and her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Perry stands tall with a height of 5ft and 7inches and weighs around 60kgs. As an athlete, she has well-maintained her physique and has blonde hair color with brown eyes.