Shane Warne Wiki
Shane Warne Biography
Who was Shane Warne ?
Australian cricket legend and greatest player of all time Shane Warne has died at the age of 52.
Shane Keith Warne was an Australian cricketer who captained the Australian national team in One Day Internationals. Widely considered one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history, Warne was named one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in the 1994 Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack. Wikipedia
Warne’s management issued a brief statement early Saturday morning (AEDT) that he passed away in Koh Samui, Thailand from a suspected heart attack.
“Shane was found unconscious in his villa and, despite the best efforts of medical personnel, he could not be revived,” the statement read.
“The family requests privacy at this time and will provide further details in due course.”
Cause of Death
The news is the second devastating blow to Australian cricket in 24 hours with his great partner Rod Marsh also dying on Friday after suffering a major heart attack last week.
Affectionately known as ‘Warnie’ and adored by millions around the world, Warne is considered by many to be the greatest bowler to ever bowl.
His stellar international career spanned 15 years and saw him take 708 Test wickets, the most for an Australian and second most all time behind only Muttiah Muralitharan.
Having made his Test debut at the SCG in 1992, Warne became a key figure across all formats in one of the periods of greatest sustained dominance of any team in world cricket.
He was a member of Australia’s 1999 World Cup winning and five Ashes winning teams between 1993 and 2003.
The legpinner carved out a storied career during his time playing for Australia and was affectionately called ‘Warnie’. He remained a popular figure after his retirement, forging a successful television career as a commentator and pundit.
Warne was a member of Australia’s ODI World Cup winning team in 1999 and also played a starring role in the team’s five Ashes title victories between 1993 and 2003.
After his retirement, Warne guided the Rajasthan Royals to a fairy tale victory in the inaugural season of the Indian Premier League in 2008 as their captain and manager.
What is the Salary of Shane Warne?
Shane Warne earns an estimated salary of $3 Million + Per Year.
What is the Height of Shane Warne?
The Height of Shane Warne is 1.83 M
What is the name of Shane Warne Wife?
Shane Warne Wife name is Simone Callahan (m. 1995–2005)
Shane Warne Net Worth
Shane Warne’s net worth is $50 million. Shane Warne is the world’s tallest wicket-taker. With his spin ability, he has taken over 659 wickets in just 135 matches. The skill with which he spins the ball, with the same skill, he also collects runs with his bat as per the requirement. The name of this promising player from Australia is still a matter of discussion not only because of his game, but also because of some of his habits. It is also said that if they focus only on the game other than being in the discussions then they can perform better.