The entire Cricket World become shocked after getting the bad news about Australian Cricket legend and former Australian leg spinner Shane Warne. The legendary Australian leg spinner Shane Warne passed away. The legendary spinner passed away on Friday in Koh Samui, Thailand due to a ‘suspected heart attack’ just at the age of 52.
On a current statement Shane Warne’s management said, “ Shane was found unresponsive in his villa and despite the best efforts of medical staff, he could not be revived.”
It seems that Warne’s demise came hours after another legendary Australian cricketer Rod Marsh died on Friday after being suffered on a major heart attack last week.
Shane Warne: Glimpse of Australian Spinner’s Career
Warne was called ‘Warnie’ he also had a fantastic international career and spinning across the last 15 years. Warne scalped 708 Test Wickets that is the most ever by an Australian and also the second most behind Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan ever. It has been considered as one of the all-time greats of the game who was mainly redefined spin bowling. Warne also had 293 One-Day International wickets and also had named as one of Wisden’s Five Cricketers of the world.
Totally, Warne has such a massive turner of the ball and took 10001 wickets and also had the first-ever bowler to scale the peak of 1,000 international wickets.
In the year 2013, he had inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame. Now Warne helped Australia to get World Cup in 1999 and also took more wickets than any of the other bowlers in Ashes cricket and the tally is standing at 195.
It seems that Warne also hogged into the limelight very soon in his career during the 1993 Ashes tour in England, he just bowled England captain Mike Gatting along with his first delivery and later dubbed “the ball of the century.”
After taking retirement from international cricket Warne captained IPL team Rajasthan Royals in an inaugural edition of the tournament and also got the cup. The entire team was touted like one of the underdogs in the tournament.
Warne also had found success as a commentator and there is now a word to deny that he was one of the sharpest analysts of the game. After getting the shock demise of the legendary spinner many cricketers paid tributes to the Australian legend.
The Indian Cricketer Virendra Sehwag said, “ cannot believe it. One of the greatest spinners, the man who made spin cool, superstar Shane Warne is no more. Life is very fragile, but this is very difficult to fathom. My heartfelt condolences to his family, friends, and fans all around the world,”
Indian cricketer Ajinkya Rahane said he spent“ some wonderful years” with Warne from the beginning of his career. He tweeted, “ Shocked to hear about Shane Warne’s departure. Shared some wonderful years with him during the start of my career. Rest in peace, legend!”
The former Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar shared, “ Just heard the devastating news about legendary Shane Warne passing away. No words to describe how shocked and sad I am. What a legend. What a man. What a cricketer,”
It has seriously become a concern as nowadays heart attack become a common disease among people aged 55 or older we have lost many celebrities and cricketer who died in the early 40s. However. We wish the soul of the legendary cricketer get peace.
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