It’s a very shocking, and unbelievable news that Great cricketer, Shane Warne died at an age of 52 due to a heart attack in Thailand on March 4, 2022.
The full name of a great bowler was Shane Keith Warne. He was born on September 13, 1969, in Victoria, Australia. Australian legend, Shane Warne is a great leg spinner in the cricket history. He was named as one of the Wisden Cricketers of the year in 1994 and Wisden Leading Cricketer in the world in the year 1997. In the year 1992,
Shane Warne played the first test match and took about 1000 wickets in one-day and tests matches. Warne was retiring from international cricket at the end of the Australia Ashes series victory over England (5-0). After some years, he was officially retired from all formats of cricket in July 2013. He was only a batsman that scored 3000 runs in a test match without a century.
Earlier Warne took 708 wickets and was the record for the most wickets that was broken by another popular Sri Lanka leg-spinner Muralitharan on December 3, 2007. He was also played in the four seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2008-2011) for the Rajasthan Royals. He was also captain of Rajasthan Royal and led the team to win IPL 2008 title by winning the final match against Chennai Super Kings. The Rajasthan Royals appointed Shane Warne as their team mentor for the IPL 2018 in February 2018.
RIP Shane Warne Sir