Nadene Lomu Photos: Pictures of Jonah Lomu’s Wife

The death of one of the greatest rugby players has shocked the sports world. New Zealand legend Jonah Lomu died on the died on November 18. He had suffered for years with a rare kidney disorder.

In a touching statement given to the New Zealand Herald, his passing was announced by his wife Nadene. It read "It is with great sadness that I must announce my dear husband Jonah Lomu died last night. As you can imagine this is a devastating loss for our family and may I ask that our privacy, especially the privacy of our two young boys, be respected as we take them through this traumatic time."

The couple met in 2007 in New Zealand when Lomu was married to his wife of four years, Fiona Taylor. They began an affair together. At the time, Nadene was also married to New Zealand rugby up-and-comer Jarek Goebel. He told the New Zealand tabloid Stuff "Jonah's Walked Off With My Wife."

Here are the photos of Nadene Lomu that you need to see: