|Full name||Shane Keith Warne|
|Born||13 September 1969|
Upper Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia
|Died||4 March 2022 (aged 52)|
Ko Samui, Thailand
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Bowling||Right-arm leg break|
|Test debut (cap 350)||2 January 1992 v India|
|Last Test||2 January 2007 v England|
|ODI debut (cap 110)||24 March 1993 v New Zealand|
|Last ODI||10 January 2005 v Asia XI|
|Domestic team information|
|1990/91–2006/07||Victoria (squad no. 23)|
|2000–2007||Hampshire (squad no. 23)|
|2008–2011||Rajasthan Royals (squad no. 23)|
|2011/12–2012/13||Melbourne Stars (squad no. 23)|
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 29 March 2008
Shane Keith Warne (13 September 1969 – 4 March 2022) was an Australian cricketer. He captained the Australian national team in One Day Internationals (ODI). He is often called the greatest bowlers in the history of the sport. He took 708 wickets from 40,704 balls bowled during his Test career. He has the second most wickets in Test history and most of any leg spin bowler. He retired from international cricket in January 2007, at the end of Australia's 5–0 Ashes series whitewash victory over England. After retirement from playing, he was a cricket commentator.
Warne was born in Upper Ferntree Gully, an outer suburb of Melbourne, Victoria. He had three children with his ex-wife Simone Callahan. He had complete heterochromia, from which one of his eyes is blue, and the other green.
References[change | change source]
- Kellaway, Lucy (5 June 2015). "The Lucy Kellaway Interview: Shane Warne". Financial Times. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
- "Shane Warne dies aged 52 of suspected heart attack". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 5 March 2022. Retrieved 5 March 2022.
- Martin, Ali (5 March 2022). "Shane Warne, Australian cricket legend, dies aged 52". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 March 2022.