Shane Warne was a famous Australian cricketer. Melbourne suburb of upper Ferntree Gully is the birth place of Shane Warne. He was the son of Bridgette and Keith Warne born on Sptember13,1969. His mother came for from Germany. Shane Warne completed his 7-9 grades education from the Hampton high School. After getting the sports scholarships he completed his next three years education from the Manton Grammar.
Introduction And early Life:
He was a right-arm leg spinner. He was one of the great bowler in the history of cricket. He was selected by the panel of cricket experts in top five Wisden Cricketers of the Century in 2000. It was the only bowler who was selected and still famous in this award.
Family of Shane Warne:
Mother: Mother name of Shane Warne is Bridgette Warne
Father: Father name of Shane Warne is Keith Warne
Siblings: Shane Warne has one brother Jason Warne who is younger than Shane Warne.
Wife: Shane Warne wife name is Simone Callahan. She was divorced in 2005
Children: Shane Warne has three children from Simon Callahan, 2 daughters and 1 son.
- Brooke Warne (Daughter)
- Summer Warne (Daughter)
- Jackson Warne (Son)
Girlfriend: After divorce, Shane Warne has affair with Elizabeth Hurley. She is actress from her profession. In 2011, Shane Warne and Elizabeth Hurley got engaged. In 2013, Shane Warne girlfriend broke the engagement.
Early Career of Shane Warne:
Warne cricket ride on-going in 1983-84 period, he signified the University of Melbourne Cricket Club in Victorian Cricket Association under 16 Dowling Shield race. He was a mixture of leg-spin and off-spin bowling. Shane Warne was a handy lower-order batsman.
He was best bowler of cricket but Shane Warne was also attracted in playing football. He also played 5 matches of football in Australian Rules Football Competition for Kilda Under 19 football club.
After some successful in cricket on district level, he made the first-class debut for Victorians against Western Australian 1991. The start of Shane Warne was not good in the 1st match because he takes only one wicket in two innings by giving more than 100 runs. After this he was selected to play for Australian team B on tour of Zimbabwe in 1991.
In second match of Zimbabwe tour of 1991, Warne has made the five wickets continuously and got 7 wickets by giving 49 runs which give Australia lead of 9 wickets and Australia has win this match. Shane Warne has played for Australia A team and got 7 wickets in 2 innings after returning from Zimbabwe tour.
International cricket welcome Shane Warne when the spinner bowler has taken only 1 wicket in two test matches against India during the tour of India 1991 and 1992. Shane Warne played the third testy match with Australian XI against India.
International Cricket career:
Shane Warne has played many international matches in which Tests, ODIs and IPL matches are included.
Batting Summary of Shane Warne
Test Matches: Shane Warne has played 145 test matches and 199 innings, in 17 innings ha was not out. He had made over all 3154 runs in all test matches with the strike rate of 57.66. He has the high score of 99 in test matches. He made overall 12 fifties in his test career. He made overall 353 fours and 37 sixes in his career of test matches. The average run rate of Shane Warne in test matches is 17.33.
ODI Matches: Shane Warne has played 194 ODI matches in all his career. He played 107 innings and in 29 inning he was not out. He made overall 1018 runs with the high score of 55 runs in a match of all his ODI career. Shane Warne has the strike rate of 72.05 and the average run rate of all his career in ODI is 13.05. He made only one fifty in all of his ODI career. He made the boundaries of 60 fours and 13 sixes in his career of ODI matches.
IPL Matches: Shane Warne has played 55 IPL matches and 29 innings. In 9 matches Shane Warne was not out. Shane Warne has made overall 198 runs in his career of IPL matches. He made the 34 highest score in an IPL match and the average run rate in IPL career of Shane Warne is 9.9. Shane Warne has the strike rate of 92.52 in IPL career and he made overall 14 fours and 6 sixes in his IPL career.
Bowling Summary of Shane Warne
Test Matches: Shane Warne has played overall 145 test matches and 273 innings. He through overall 40705 balls in all of his test career and give 17995 runs. He got the 708 wickets with the average of 25.42 and Economy of 2.65. The record of Shane Warne in wicket taking is 8/71 in an inning and 12/128 in matches. Shane Warne has the bowling strike rate of 57.49 and he had taken five wickets in 37 matches. Shane Warne has taken ten wickets in 10 different test matches.
ODI Matches: Shane Warne has played 194 ODI matches and 191 innings. Shane Warne has through overall 10642 balls and gives 7541 runs in his ODI bowling career. He takes overall 293 wickets with the average of 25.74 and Economy of 4.25. Shane Warne has the record of taking 5 wickets in a match by giving 33 runs. The bowling strike rate of Shane Warne in ODI career is 36.32.
IPL Matches: Shane Warne has played overall 55 matches and 54 innings in his IPL career. He threw overall 1194 balls and gives 1447 runs in his IPL career. He takes overall 57 wickets with the average of 25.39 and Economy of 7.27 In IPL matches. Shane Warne has highest taken 4 wickets by giving 21 runs in an IPL match. The bowling strike rate of Shane Warne in IPL matches is 20.95.
Total Worth of Shane Warne:
Shane Warne has earned income from his media shows and brand contracts. Conferring to the report of Celebrity Net Worth, Shane Warne’s clear value is stated to be around $ 50 million. After leaving cricket, Warne played many superstars cricket matches and frequently looked on TV channels in different programs.
Death of Shane Warne:
Shane Warne has ended his international cricket career in 2007.He got 708 wickets in all of his test career. Shane Warne family confirmed that he is died on 4 March 2022 with a suspected heart attack. Shane Warne died in the age of 52 years.