Jonty Rhodes


Full Name Jonathan Neil Rhodes
Date of birth 27 July 1969,
Place of birth Pietermaritzberg, Natal
Sun Sign Leo
Family       : Kate
Daughter     : Daniella
Batting Style Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style Right Arm Medium
Debut Against Australia at Sydney in 1992
Test Debut West Indies v Pakistan at Lahore, 3rd Test, 1990/91
Major Teams Ireland, KwaZulu-Natal, Natal, South Africa, Gloucestershire.
avourite Match SA vs. Oz. My first game for SA -1992 World Cup
Favourite Innings 117 vs. England at Lord’s – 1998
Favourite Catch 5 vs. West Indies in Hero Cup at Bombay – 1993
Favourite Bowler  Shane Warne
Favourite Batsmen  Steve Waugh
Favourite Umpire  Peter Willey
Favourite Commentator  Tony Cozier
Favourite Cricket Stadium SCG (Sydney Cricket Ground)
Favourite Country to visit – cricket England
Favourite Country to visit – other USA
Favourite Sports personality Pele
Favourite Meal Lamb shank
Favourite Snack Chocolate
Favourite Drink Freshly squeezed fruit juice
Favourite Book �Pillars of the Earth� by Ken Follett
Favourite Music  Sting
Favourite Song  “Every breath you take” (The Police)
Favourite Movie Shawshank Redemption
Favourite Actor Sean Connery
Favourite Actress Whoopie Goldberg
Favourite Motto in life  Practice as you play
Favourite Animal Leopard
Favourite Car  VW Passat
Favourite Cricket bat GM
Favourite Fielder  Mark Taylor
Favourite Captain Hansie Cronje
Favourite Batsman to play with
Hansie Cronje
Favourite Batting position 4
Favourite Fielding position Backward point
Favourite Type of batting wicket Hard and bouncy
Favourite Past time Reading

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