Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Chris Cairns


Chris Cairns health update: “I am lucky….I shouldn’t be here.…I've got about six weeks of chemotherapy” 

September 29, 2022 10:57 am

The former NZ allrounder, updates on how he is dealing with bowel cancer.

Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns diagnosed with bowel cancer

February 05, 2022 11:36 am

Cairns was discharged from the hospital in Canberra last week, following a life-threatening heart attack and paraplegia.

'Not done yet': Chris Cairns takes 'baby steps' after life-threatening surgeries

January 13, 2022 1:39 pm

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns took his first steps in rehabilitation after life-threatening surgeries that left his paralysed from waist down.

Don't know if I will ever walk again but lucky to be alive: Chris Cairns

December 03, 2021 1:00 pm

The 51-year-old suffered an aortic dissection -- an often fatal rare heart condition -- in August and was on life support. He was saved by four open heart surgeries but he had a spinal stroke on the operating table.

'Greatest challenge': Chris Cairns' legs paralyzed after heart surgery

September 20, 2021 12:11 pm

Chris Cairns had collapsed last month after suffering a massive heart attack, resulting in an aortic dissection.

After stroke, former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns suffers paralysis in legs

August 27, 2021 1:04 pm

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has suffered paralysis in his legs after after the stroke in his spine during a life-saving heart surgery in Australia.

Chris Cairns off life support after heart surgery

August 20, 2021 10:20 am

Cairns, 51, had surgery in Canberra after a "major medical event" earlier this month but the seriousness of his condition required him to be transferred to St Vincent's for another operation.

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns in intensive care after heart surgery

August 11, 2021 3:37 pm

St Vincent's Hospital in Sydney said Chris Cairns, who was admitted on Tuesday, was in "a serious but stable condition" in intensive care.

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns on life support in Australia: Report

August 11, 2021 8:40 am

According to a report in 'New Zealand Herald', Cairns "suffered a major medical emergency - an aortic dissection - in Canberra last week" and "will be transferred to a specialist hospital in Sydney soon."

Chris Cairns acquitted of perjury charges; cricket world worried about fixing fight

December 02, 2015 5:59 pm

A London court cleared Chris Cairns of perjury and perverting the course of justice after prosecutors failed to convince a jury of his guilt.