When I came back only weeks later, she was in hospital and weighed only 35 kilos.” She was just 61 when she died. Doull is a classic wear and tear victim of bowling fast, which brought his career to a premature end — an international career that lasted just over seven years. He cheated on his 61-year-old partner with a girlie half her age. When the diagnosis came back, it was a real shock.” Simon now gets tested every two years to ensure that any early signs of bowel cancer are caught early – while it’s still treatable. “At the time, it was a huge shock,” says Liana of her diagnosis. Playing for the New Zealand national cricket team, he figured in just 32 Tests and 42 ODIs, taking 98 and 36 wickets respectively. BLACK Caps star­turned- ra­dio host Si­mon Doull and and glam­orous mo­tor rac­ing widow Peggy Bourne have split. Speaking of rocks, serial rock wife Heather Locklear has filed divorce papers on Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora, who had been giving love a bad name with a groupie. In fact, her specialist apologised to her later. Hel was called to the Dutch League when New Zealander Paul Hitchcock suffered an injury while on the West Indies tour with the national side. 16:00 IST | 10:30 GMT, 08 Nov, 2020 “At the time, it was a huge shock,” says Liana of her diagnosis. There’s so much information about other types of cancer, but people don’t like talking about their toilet habits”. He picked up a seven-for against India on Boxing Day in 1998, making the ball bounce to his tunes. Simon Blair Doull, born on August 6, 1969, is a former New Zealand player from Pukekohe, Auckland. They all get on and even shared a Christmas meal. It features the story of Karin Doull, former wife of cricket star Simon, who tells of recovering from the heartache of her husband running off with Peggy Bourne. Liana met her future husband, former Black Cap, Simon Doull, in hospital while he was having shoulder surgery and they hit it off straight away. Currently, Doull works as a cricket commentator for New Zealand's SKY Sports. They were seen having a late-night kissfest in an LA nightclub. Simon’s parents both died of bowel cancer and Liana was just 36 years old … “, Liana did go through with it and the news wasn’t good. And for a No 11, it’s unreal. He was a right arm medium pace swing bowler, and played in 32 Test matches and 42 One Day Internationals for the New Zealand national cricket team. He has been closely involved in doing promotional shoots and introduces the world to newer avenues. “Everyone talks about the negative sides of bowel cancer, but not the positive. Sounds like they'll probably be having those in the Mehrtens household tomorrow night. (A cricket geek to the tee, Ankit Banerjee smokes and snorts it all day long. Tough Doull was more circumspect in his style but he eventually managed to land a flurry of punches, which was more or less absorbed by Cairns’ stonewalled blocks. “He died 18 months after having an colonoscopy and operation. No point looking for Valentine's gift or meal ideas in the Idea or the Weekly. Bowel cancer takes such a back seat here in New Zealand,” says Liana. Oozing vintage Hollywood glam in a satin champagne-hued gown, Liana, 42, wows fiancé Simon, 50, when she makes her entrance on a blustery spring evening. He wasn’t sure if I’d be left with a (colostomy) bag and how much bowel he’d have to remove – it was very scary.”, Liana was in hospital for two weeks and had just under half of her bowel removed. ‘‘ We’re just good mates now,’’ Si­mon told Sun­day News. Simon Doull did exactly that. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Doull's finest hour arrived when he took 7-65 against India in the Boxing day Wellington Test in 1998. Doull took his career best bowling figures of seven for 65 in the Boxing Day Test in 1998 against India at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. “To be getting married again after having bowel cancer, I was really scared of what might happen in the future. And to round off an edition of love disasters, the Day also exposes Harry Potter star Ralph Fiennes as a love rat. 19:30 IST | 14:00 GMT, 07 Nov, 2020 All Rights Reserved. You just can't beat an exclusive All Black wedding and Christchurch had a goodie over Waitangi weekend when Andrew Mehrtens and Jacqueline Inder tied the knot. Home > About Us > Ambassadors > Liana and Simon Doull, Liana and Simon Doull – Media Ambassadors. But their traditional nuptials seem to be off in favour of a Buddhist ceremony later this year, and Ange's lesbian lover is back in her life so Brad might be feeling a bit superfluous to requirements. Six years later, I’m here and have moved on to two-yearly colonoscopies. [1], Doull suffered persistent injuries throughout his career, including numerous back problems[2] and a career-threatening knee injury during New Zealand's 1999 tour of England.[3]. I’d had no obvious symptoms, apart from being extremely tired all the time, but my life was very busy.” Liana says she’d gone to see her GP for something completely different – she’d found a lump under her arm. Bowel Cancer NZ (CC44166) is a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005. “I had four kids, two of whom were very little – it was a really tough time. “The specialist came in straight afterwards and said the prognosis didn’t look great.” What followed was a whirlwind of operations and tests. He looks at my scars and says ‘you’re a warrior’ – that they’re badges of survival. It included the top five Indian batsmen and engineered a New Zealand victory. Former Black Caps fast bowler and cricket commentator Simon Doull and his wife Liana have become Bowel Cancer NZ ambassadors because bowel cancer has touched their lives in many ways. It features the story of Karin Doull, former wife of cricket star Simon, who tells of recovering from the heartache of her husband running off with Peggy Bourne. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. He played his last Test, against Australia, in March 2000 before turning to commentary and broadcasting. He is passionate about what he does and that reflects in the way he describes events, things and places. Another marital disaster in the waiting appears to be Madonna and Guy Ritchie. So if you want sickeningly happy, lovey-dovey yarns this week to get you into the Valentines Day mood, try the Woman's Weekly. New Idea also has a rugby wedding - but it's only Casey Laulala so it doesn't cut it for cover story. It seems Nick has latched on to Jessica's best friend CaCee. 19:30 IST | 14:00 GMT, 10 Nov, 2020 When I came back only weeks later, she was in hospital and weighed only 35 kilos.” She was just 61 when she died. Simon Doull posted on Instagram: “Happy Birthday to my gorgeous new wife..:-) See you soon to celebrate. When the diagnosis came back, it was a real shock.”, Simon now gets tested every two years to ensure that any early signs of bowel cancer are caught early – while it’s still treatable. That’s why if there’s something I can do that helps another young person get their symptoms checked earlier, then I’ll be happy.”, “I’m forever grateful that my body told me that something wasn’t quite right – and that my GP pushed me to have a colonoscopy.”, Simon’s parents both died of bowel cancer, but, as is so common, he says his parents didn’t talk about those things. Sometimes she wouldn’t have a bowel movement for eight to ten days, and sometimes it would be three to four times a day. Simon Doull Wiki: Salary, Married, Wedding, Spouse, Family Simon Blair Doull (born 6 August 1969 in Pukekohe) is a New Zealand radio personality, commentator and former international cricketer.