Former Silver Fern Tania Dalton has died

Publish Date
Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 1:15PM

Former Silver Fern Tania Dalton has died after having her life support switched off.

Her family has just announced that she passed away just before 10:30 this morning.

The Silver Fern-turned-Sky commentator had been in a critical condition after a massive a brain aneurysm she suffered last week.

The 45-year-old collapsed in a social game of touch rugby on Thursday.

Her family had been by her side after the life support was turned off yesterday afternoon, just before one-thirty.

Dalton played 37 Tests, mostly at goal shoot, across an 11-year international career which finished in 2007.