Simon Blair Doull (born 6 August 1969) is a New Zealand radio personality, commentator and former international cricketer. He was a right-arm medium pacer, who was capable of swing bowling away from the right hander, Simon Doull was plagued by injuries as a result of which his international career was cut short. Playing for the New Zealand national cricket team, he figured in just 32 Tests and 42 ODIs, taking 98 and 36 wickets respectively. Doull's finest hour arrived when he took 7–65 against India in the Boxing day Wellington Test in 1998. He played his last Test, against Australia, in March 2000 before turning to commentary and broadcasting.
|Full name||Simon Blair Doull|
|Born||6 August 1969|
Pukekohe, New Zealand
|Relations||Lincoln Doull (brother)|
|Test debut (cap 178)||1 November 1992 v Zimbabwe|
|Last Test||24 March 2000 v Australia|
|ODI debut (cap 78)||31 October 1992 v Zimbabwe|
|Last ODI||3 March 2000 v Australia|
|Domestic team information|
Source: Cricinfo, 2 May 2017
Doull took his career best bowling figures of 7 for 65 in the Boxing Day Test in 1998 against India at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. Due to that performance, he reached a career-high ranking of 6 in the ICC Player Rankings on 26 December 1998.
He has been part of the commentary team for the Indian Premier League since the very beginning in 2008.
- "Simon Doull Bowling Test Ranking Statistics". LG ICC Player Rankings. Retrieved 7 November 2007.
- Bidwell, Peter (1 February 1999). "Sports – Doull aiming for long summer". The Dominion.
- "Doull, Allott suffer contrasting fates". New Zealand Press Association. 18 January 2000.