Ben Hilfenhaus with wife Meri Jenkins

In the above photograph, Australian cricketer Ben Hilfenhaus is seen with his wife Meri Jenkins.

Hilfenhaus married his longtime girlfriend Meri Jenkins in a private ceremony on the East Coast region of Australia in June 2012. Prior to their wedding, the couple had been in a relationship for six and half years. Over the years, Hilfenhaus has played an important role for Australia with the ball, especially in Test cricket. In 2011-12, when India toured Australia, Hilfenhaus picked up 27 wickets in four Tests, in a series that the hosts won 4-0. Hilfenhaus was also one of the main bowlers for Chennai Super Kings in their run to the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2012.