Shane Warne was an Australian international Hall of Fame Cricketer. He played for Hampshire and Australia as a right-arm leg spin bowler and a right handed batsman from 1991 to 2007.
Shane was born in Malbourne, Australia. He is the son of Bridgitte and Keith Warne. He attended Hampton high school but got a sports scholarship to study at Mentone grammar, an independent Anglican coeducational grammar School in Australia.
Warne represented the University of Melbourne Cricket Club in the Victorian Cricket Association Under-16 bowling shield competition.
In 2003 Shane Warne was sent home after a drug test during a one-day series in Australia returned a positive result for a banned drug
Warne is one of the only two bowler to have taken 1000+ wickets in international cricket.
In 2006 he was named in the World Test XI by the ICC and Cricinfo. Shane was awarded the mencs test player of the year by Cricket Australia in 2006
Warne was a part owner of SevenZeroEight gin distillery. During the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, he announced the company would turn it production from him to alcohol based sanitizers.
Shane Warne Children
Shane Warne has three children with Simone Callahan.