Matt Giteau Wife Bianca Giteau: Married Life And Kids

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Matt Giteau is happily married to his athletic wife, Bianca Giteau, and the couple are proud parents of three children; two sons and a daughter. 

Bianca is a former Australian netball player who is of Indigenous Australian heritage and has earned notable recognition.

She won the ATSIC award as the West Australian Young Achiever of the Year in 2003 and was nominated for Female Sportsperson of the Year at The Deadlys event in 2006.

Matt Giteau With Wife And Kids
Matt Giteau With Wife And Kids (Source: Instagram)

Matthew James Giteau, born on September 29, 1982, is a former Australian rugby union professional athlete who concluded his career as a player with the now-disbanded LA Giltinis of Major League Rugby (MLR).

Giteau showcased his versatility as a backline player. His primary roles encompassed the inside center and fly-half positions, despite commencing his career as a scrum-half.

He marked his debut for the Wallabies in 2002 during a match against England at Twickenham.

His exceptional performance made him a contender for the 2004 International Rugby Board Player of the Year accolade.

Throughout his illustrious career, he participated in 104 Super Rugby matches and amassed an impressive tally of 103 test caps while representing Australia.

A noteworthy point in his career was his re-selection for the national team after being absent for several years under a rule known as Giteau’s law.

Matt Giteau Wife Bianca Giteau 

Bianca Giteau, known as Bianca Franklin, is a former Australian netball athlete. Her journey included stints with various Commonwealth Bank Trophy and the ANZ Championship teams.

During the year 2002, Giteau actively participated with the Perth Orioles. Following this, she became a member of the Canberra Darters, contributing from 2003 to 2005.

A significant phase of her career saw her representing the Australian U21 team from 2004 to 2005.

Transitioning to the ANZ Championship, she proudly wore the jersey of the West Coast Fever, a tenure spanning from 2008 to 2010. In 2011, she took her talents to the Adelaide Thunderbirds.

Relationship Timeline And Marriage

Bianca and Matt crossed paths at Canberra’s Australian Institute of Sport.

Their love story began when Matt found himself drawn to Bianca’s impressive athleticism and her slightly taller stature than his.

Their journey led them to marriage on the Gold Coast in December 2010.

The Couple Are Parents To Three Kids 

They welcomed their first child, a son, on January 1, 2012, in France and named him Levi.

After a year, on November 12, 2013, they had their second child, Kai James.

Finally, their third child and first daughter, Winter Belle Giteau, was born on July 24, 2020.

At the time of her birth, she was 3.13 kg, and Matt was incredibly proud to be a girl-dad.

Furthermore, the Giteaus own two dogs, Shiggy and a pup named Saint, completing their family.

The Giteau Family During Vacation
The Giteau Family During Vacation (Source: Instagram)

While talking about his kid’s future, Matt said that he originate from families with a strong sports background and holds a deep affection for various sports.

However, he and his wife are fully committed to backing their child’s choices, regardless of their chosen path.

The Love Birds Hail From Sporting Family

Talking about their family, both individuals hail from families deeply immersed in the world of sports.

Matt’s father, Ron Giteau, boasts a background as a former rugby league player who once captained the Canberra Raiders.

Similarly, Matt’s elder sister, Kristy, is actively involved in both forms of rugby, representing Australia.

Meanwhile, Bianca’s connection to sports is through her brother, the notable Australian rules sensation Lance “Buddy” Franklin.

Chanda Rai
Chanda Rai

Chanda Rai

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