Simon Duoll IPL Commentator : Popularly known as the wear and tear guy in the cricket world and also one of the most hardworking as well. He is a former cricketer from New Zealand, Simon Duoll, who currently works as a commentator worldwide. Simon gave up his career in cricket due to injuries performing only in 42 ODIs and 32 test matches. After bowling figures of seven for sixty-five in the boxing day test against India in 1998, he reached the peak of his career assuming the 6th rank in ICC player rankings. Although, even after suffering from devastating injuries he never left touch with his passion. He has been a part of the IPL commentator team since 2008 and has been around the cricket matches and filed as a successful commentator.
Not just a compassionate cricketer and commentator, Simon also pursue his love for travel, food and a wine lover. He is very passionate about going places and has been involved in various shoots to introduce people to newer avenues. Not just this Simon is also a family guy who loves his wife and children a lot and had a gala wedding as well. As for the controversies, Duoll was pointed out and shammed by cricketer Dale Steyn as Simon called him as someone suffering from a mid-life crisis as the player had shoulder-length hair to which the player reacted in a condescending way. Steyn got back to Doull saying that commentators should stick to their job about commenting on the game and not on the player’s personal choices.
World Feed: Harsha Bhogle, Simon Doull, Ian Bishop, Michael Slater, Danny Morrison, Deep Dasgupta, Rohan Gavaskar, Pommie Mbangwa, Darren Ganga, L Sivaramakrishnan, Murali Kartik, Sunil Gavaskar, Kevin Pietersen, Anjum Chopra, Lisa Sthalekar, Mark Nicholas, Kumar Sangakkara and JP Duminy.
Hindi panel of commentators: Aakash Chopra, Irfan Pathan, Gautam Gambhir, Ashish Nehra, Nikhil Chopra, Sandeep Patil, Sanjay Bangar, Ajit Agarkar and Kiran More.
Presenters: Suren Sundaram, Kira Narayanan, Suhail Chandok, Nashpreet Kaur, Sanjana Ganesan, Jatin Sapru, Tanya Purohit, Anant Tyagi, Dheeraj Juneja and Neroli Meadows
Name: Simon Doull
Role: former cricketer, cricket commentator
Simon Duoll Height (approx.): 6’4″
Weight (approx.): 70 Kg
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: 6 August 1969
Simon Duoll Age (as of Feb 2021): 51 years
Birth Place: Pukekohe, New Zealand
Zodiac sign: Leo
Nationality: New Zealand
Brother: Lincoln John Doull
Coach/Mentor: Denis Aberhart
Address: New Zealand
Hobbies: Wine, food, travelling, boxing
Favourite Cricketers: Daryl Tuffey
Favourite Sportspersons: Brett Lee and Shane Warne
Favourite Food: Roast lamb
Favourite Actors: Unknown
Favourite Films: Unknown
Marital Status: Married
Simon Doull Wife: Liana Herbert
Marriage Date: 2018
Children: Adam (17) Hunter (2)
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