Former rugby union player ‘Jonny Wilkinson’ was born on 25th May, 1979 at Frimley, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. His birth name is “Jonathan Peter Wilkinson’ while he is much famous with his rugby name ‘Wilkinson’. He pursue his career towards rugby union during studying at ‘University of Durham’ in 1997. He gave up his studies and attended the ‘Newcastle School of Rugby’ and selected as a team player for England Test Squad in March 1998. Later that he joined the England’s Tour of Hell in June 1998 which was his successful tour and support him to be qualify into the domestic rugby team. Well he come to prominence in 2001 and 2003 Rugby World Cup and known as one of the world’s top rugby union player. Above all, Jonny become an icon when he score the drop goal in extra time last minute against Australia in the 2003 Rugby World Cup Final. He then participated in the 2007 Rugby World Cup and perform above to the mark and maintain his constant place in ball in the hand rugby union. He has been retired by rugby on the end of the 2013 and 2014 season.
Jonny Wilkinson Family
Jonny Wilkinson belongs to a sportsmen family as his father “Phil” was a rugby union player and cricketer and her mother “Philippa” was a squash player at county level, as well as his brother “Mark” is also a rugby player from Newcastle and have played 16 premierships for the side between 2002 and 2005 as a center.
Jonny Wilkinson Wife
Jonny Wilkinson married to “Shelley Jenkins” on 28th October, 2013 at the town hall of the French resort of Bandol. Shelly Jenkins was his eight years girlfriend who worked as scaffolding company heiress. It was a private marriage ceremony where he did not invite much of his friends and fans and there was just few of his closes and family members. On his wedding occasion the mayor of Bandol said “both viewed with great respect”…
Jonny Wilkinson Son, Child
Well three years have passed to his marriage but still there is no any type of news or report about his child or name of child is available on social media. Once during an interview he showed off his desire about his son and rugby career. He said that he will never want his son to want his career towards the rugby as I have because I had a lot of pressure upon me to achieve my career in this field.
Jonny Wilkinson Workout and Diet Plan
Jonny Wilkinson use to follow a statement about his workout and diet plan and that is “Eat Well and Get Well”. Yes of course! He follow a potential diet with a latent workout routine. He said that rugby is more than a sport because it’s too much ironical to think for a game to give you injuries to achieve your success. He use to have lot of fiber and calories with medium fat foods in all his meals during breakfast, lunch and dinner. He did never avoid to eat vegetables, fruits and meat. He told that his workout is more than of a gym exercises and that is “Yoga” and “Buddhist principles” that helps him to control his tendencies during rugby while his breaths are going to tie and body is injured, but he has to step forward toward his goal and that was his key of success.