Jonty Rhodes (born 27 July 1969) whose full name is Jonathan Neil Rhodes is a South African cricket commentator and former Test and One Day International cricketer.
He is commonly regarded as one of the greatest fielders of all time. He played for the South African cricket team between 1992 and 2003.
As a cricket player, he is known for his quick running as a right-handed batsman, defensive fielding, particularly catching, ground fielding, and throwing from his most common position of backward point.
Despite these qualities, he is a less accurate thrower than Herschelle Gibbs at the point when a run-out chance was present.
|Jonathan Neil Rhodes
|Date of Birth
|27 July 1969 (age 54 years old)
Jonty Rhodes Age
He was born on the 27th of July 1969 in South Africa. As of 2023, he is 54 years old and celebrates his birthday on July 27th every year.
Jonty Rhodes Wife
Jonty Rhodes has married twice. His first marriage was with Kate McCarthy, a niece of Cuan McCarthy on 16 April 1994 in Pietermaritzburg.
They had two children: Daniella Rhodes and Ross Rhodes. The couple has since split up.
In 2014 he married Melanie Wolf, and On 24 April 2015, Rhodes’ second wife Melanie gave birth to a daughter named India Rhodes, in Mumbai.
Jonty Rhodes Children
Jonty Rhodes had two children who are named Daniella Rhodes and Ross Rhodes with his first wife Kate McCarthy. He had another daughter named India Rhodes in Mumbai with his second wife, Melanie.
He has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
- 1999: He was voted as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year.
- 2004: He was voted 29th in the Top 100 Great South Africans in SABC3’s Great South Africans television series.