It is saddened to announce that one of the popular, the greatest leg-spinner of all time, Australian cricketer who had captioned the Australian National Team in One Day Internationals (DI), Shane Warne sadly passed away at the age of 52. The beloved International Player and everyone’s favorite Warne was considered one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history. He was also named one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in the 1994 Wisden Cricketers Almanack. When the announcement was officially announced, all his fans and even some popular celebrities broke from inside.
The Australian cricket legend was a match-winner and a crowd-puller. Being an entertainer, his name comes to the list of one of the most appreciated and admired cricketers in the world. There is hardly any cricket fan in the world who doesn’t know Shane Warne in the world of cricket.
What Was Shane Warne Cause of Death?
It was being said that fans across the globe paid good money to watch him bowl. Along with this, he had a unique approach to the field before he delivered his gems, which was a sight to behold.
Proudly, Shane Warne was the greatest to have ever played the game but sadly, he is no more alive. According to the recent updates, the legendary cricketer lost his life after suffering from a sudden heart attack. He took his last breath on March 4. Before his passing, he just made a tweet for another legendary cricketer, Rodney Marsh who just died due to a heart attack.
Also, he was banned from the game in 2003 for testing positive for a prohibited substance. Shane was also named Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World for the Year 2004 in the 2005 Wisden Cricketers Almanack. Later, he was selected as one of the five Wisden Cricketers of the Century, the only specialist bowler selected in the octet and the only one still playing at the time. In July 2013, he was retired from all the formats of cricket.
If we talk about the career of Shane Warne so, he had a massive career in International Career from 1992 to 1993, Path to 300 Test Wickets from 1993 to 1999. He remained ban in 2003 from cricket and later, came back to the cricket community from 2004 to 2006. Along with this, the bowler had a massive career in Twenty20 career from 2008 to 2013. Shane was the favorite player of the IPL team Rajasthan Royal, he was the captain of the team. In the first season, he brought his team to the victory of the game where Rajasthan Royals lift the trophy.
Maybe, many fans know him because of his playing style and influence. The cricketer married his former wife Simone Callahan to whom he has three children. They married from 1995 to 2005. Unfortunately, we lost a gem today. He died in his villa in Koh Samui, Thailand due to a suspected heart attack.
Many popular cricketers like Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh, Shoaib Akhtar, Shahid Afridi, Sachin Tendulkar, Kumar Sangakkara, Sunil Gavaskar, Shane Watson, and Virat Kohli paid tribute to the legendary cricketer. Shane Warne will remain in our hearts. May his soul rest in peace.