Ruth Leslie, the first wife of cricketer Chris Cairns knew him since their childhood. Where is Ruth Now?
Ruth Leslie is the ex-wife of cricketer Chris Cairns. He is a former New Zealand cricketer who played as an all-rounder for the country’s cricket team. Leslie is a graphic design artist by profession. Ruth and Chris were childhood sweethearts who got married in April 1997 but separated a year later.
Chris Cairns collapsed in Australia and is currently on life support. Chris suffered an aortic dissection, a major medical emergency. It is a condition where a tear occurs in the inner layer of the body’s main artery.
Chris Cairns First Wife – Where Is Ruth Leslie Now?
Ruth Leslie started living a very private life after her divorce from Chris Cairns.
Leslie and Cairns got married in April 1997 in Christchurch, New Zealand. Their marriage ended on a mutual agreement in August 1998. No other third party was involved in their divorce, and the couple parted ways on good terms.
The main reason for their divorce was that their lives were going down different paths. Both Ruth and Chris wanted to preserve their friendship after the divorce, and they ended with no bitterness, reports ESPN Cricinfo.
Chris Cairns then got married to Carin van den Berg in 2004, at St Mary’s Convent just outside Blenheim. The couple got divorced four years later. He married his current wife, Melanie Croser in 2010. She works for the sports marketing group, Octagon.
However, Chris Cairns lives in Canberra, Australia, with his wife, Melanie, and their children.
Ruth Leslie Age And Family Details Explored
Ruth Leslie’s age might be in the early 50s.
The details about Ruth Leslie’s family are currently private. Leslie’s family might still be living in New Zealand. It is unclear if Ruth got married again and if she currently has children.
New Zealand @BLACKCAPS legend Chris Cairns is on life support in Australia
Awful news https://t.co/IgbJLVql1n pic.twitter.com/BvcRm4WqWC
— Fox Cricket (@FoxCricket) August 10, 2021
Ruth Leslie is not on Wikipedia. However, one can read about Leslie on a couple of Wiki-bio pages.
Leslie’s net worth details are private as well. But, Ruth Leslie might make a hefty earning from her career as a graphic design artist.
Chris Cairns’s Health Update
Chris Cairns is currently on life support, reports NZ Herald. Cairns is going to be transferred to another hospital in Sydney very soon, as he needs to see a specialist.
More details here: https://t.co/rQ6ttC7dUo
— Andrew Gourdie (@AndrewGourdie) August 10, 2021
Chris has gone through multiple operations while in the hospital but has not responded to the treatments as the doctors were hoping for.