Born on the 17th of September 1990 in Auckland, New Zealand, Jimmy Neesham has been a silent contributor to New Zealand cricket. The 33-year-old is a vital link in all three formats. The all-rounder can put the batsmen in two minds with his length and clever leg cutters. Neesham can bowl clever slower balls during the run of play as he is more effective on wickets that are slower and are favorable in seaming conditions. He made his ODI debut in January 2013 against South Africa, his T20I debut also against South Africa in December 2012, and his test debut against India in February 2014.
The all-rounder has scored 709 runs in 12 tests registering 2 centuries and 4 half centuries and claiming 14 wickets with best figures of 3/42. In 73 ODIs, Neesham has scored 1437 runs registering 6 half centuries and claiming 69 wickets with best figures of 5/27. In 69 T20Is, the 33-year-old has scored 824 runs claiming 35 wickets with best figures of 3/16. he has played for Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians & Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He has also represented Derbyshire & Kent in the English County Championships. Apart from this, he has also played for Auckland & Otago in New Zealand’s domestic cricket and other clubs in franchise cricket.
Who is Jimmy Neesham’s wife Alex MacLeod?
Born on the 10th of November 1988 in Auckland, New Zealand, Alex MacLeod completed her graduation from Cuthberts College. Previously she worked as a paediatric nurse. She was a professional Netball player as she also played for College Rifles and also played domestic netball for Magix She also represented Mainland Tactix in the Beko Netball League in 2016 as she was named player of the year in 2016.
|Date Of Birth||10th November 1988|
|Birthplace||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Profession||Former Net Ball player|
She has over 1000 followers on Instagram. In one of the interviews, she stated that she loves to help people and she gets immense satisfaction in doing this. She is a popular figure in the WAGS (Wives and Girlfriends) community in New Zealand.
When did Jimmy Neesham and Alex MacLeod get married?
There is no information on when the couple met or when they got married but they shared their first picture on Instagram on the 20th of October 2015. Alex MacLeod is two years older than Jimmy Neesham.
Do Jimmy Neesham and Alex MacLeod have Children?
Yes, the couple was blessed with a child in August 2023.