Australian cricket legend, Shane Warne at the age of 52 found dead in his villa, Fox Cricket reported.
According to reports, he was found unresponsive in his villa and he could not be revived despite the efforts of the medical staff.
His family issued statement saying. – “Shane was found unresponsive in his villa and despite the best efforts of medical staff, he could not be revived.”
“The family requests privacy at this time and will provide further details in due course.”
Warne is widely regarded as one of the greatest bowlers to have played the game, having retired as Test cricket’s second most prolific wicket-taker.
Warne played 145 Tests and 194 ODIs between 1992 and 2007 and took a combined 1001 wickets in his international career.
Several cricketers from across the world including India’s Virender Sehwag, Wasim Jaffer, Rohut Sharma, Ben Stokes and Pakistan’s Shoaib Akhtar took to Twitter to express their grief on the shocking demise of the Australian legend.