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Jesse Puljujarvi Girlfriend Monica Malinen Is A Pro Tennis Player

Jesse during his game at Cologne and Gothenburg on October 2018. Photo by: Valtteri Vainio
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Jesse Puljujarvi girlfriend Monica Malinen is a professional tennis player. Monica is originally from Oulu city in Finland. 

Monica attended Kastelli High School and graduated from Western Kentucky University in Kentucky. She had a career-high ranking of 721 in the Women's Tennis Association.

Jesse is a professional ice hockey player for the Edmonton Oilers ice hockey team of the National Hockey League. Jesse was born on May 7, 1998, to his Finnish parents in Alvkarleby, Sweden. Jesse is a citizen of Finland and Sweden.

Jesse was drafted by the NHL as the fourth overall pick by the Edmonton Oilers ice hockey team in 2016. Jesse started his career as a hockey player in 2013-14. Jesse helped his team win the silver and gold medals at the 2015 IIHF World U18 and 2016 Junior Championships.

Moreover, he also won another gold medal for the national team at the 2016 World U-18 Championships. Interestingly, he is the only European player who won a U20 and U18 gold medal in the same year.

Monica Malinen Tennis Career

Monica was born on November 5, 1997, to Eira Malinen and Juha Malian in Turku, Finland. She currently resides in Oulu, Finland. 

Monica started her freshman year in 2016-17, followed by her Sophomore in 2017-18 at Western Kentucky University.

Monica posts a picture of her in the tennis court in her Facebook
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She played as a junior for the 2018-19 season and a senior for the 2019-20 season. 

During high school, she won three ITF tournaments in 2015 - TATS Open, MTV Total, and Junior Cup. She was also on Finland Fed Cup 2016 National Team.

She started her season 2019-20 as a senior with a rank of 53rd in the nation in doubles with player Sara Nayar. She also received the invitation to compete in the ITA All-America Championships. She is the winner of three-straight matches at the ITA Mountain Regional. 

Monica's parents are Juhu Malinen and Eira Malinen. She has an older sister named Jessica, a tennis player.

Monica's father, Juhu, is a well-known football coach in Finland. He is currently a head coach for the Finland U-21 football team.

He used to work as a teacher before entering the football field. He also has experience working as a football commentator besides his coaching career. Juha is on Instagram as @jumalimpi and has 582 followers to date.

Monica's parents Eira and Juhu enjoying in Maspalomas beach, Gran Canaria, Spain.
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Monica's mother, Eira, is the CEO and Founder of Iki Health Group Oy. She has studied Sports Medicine at the University of Kuopio.

Eira is currently working as a physiotherapist. She can be found on Instagram as @eira_malinen.

Inside Jessie's Dating Life

Jesse and Monica were seen together at the Qstock festival in Oulu.

Jesse enjoying vacation with his partner Monica in a hot summer day on September 8, 2022.
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Jessie and Monica are seen together in various games and events. On November 1, 2022 Oilers team shared a picture of Jesse and Monica on Facebook, who won the best costume in the National Hockey League award. They had dressed up in the theme of an animated movie, Finding Nemo.

Jesse was dressed up as the Rock and Roll Girl Darla, and Monica was dressed as Nemo fish. They were sure to win the award as their dress theme was unique and attractive. 

Similarly, the couple also amazed people with their Halloween party outfits on November 9, 2021. Jesse was dressed up as 'Bison King,' Monica was in a cowboy outfit, and the couple had a dog with them. The Oilers team shared the picture on their Twitter account.

Jesse was known by the nickname 'Bison King' after uploading his viral picture with a Bison behind him. Jesse is on Instagram as @puljuuu.

Monica is available on Twitter as @monicamalinen and has 140 followers to date. Monica is also found on Instagram as @monicamalinen and has 680 followers. However, her account is private. Monica is on Facebook as Monica Malinen.