Australia's legendary cricketer Shane Warne dies of suspected heart attack
Warne is widely considered one of the best players in history
Australian cricket legend Shane Warne has died at the age of 52 after a suspected heart attack in Koh Samui, Thailand. Warne is widely considered one of the best players in history, having taken 708 wickets in 145 Test matches.
He was a key member in one of the greatest teams in history, with Australia dominating the sport for much of his 15-year international career.
A statement from Warne's management said, Shane was found unresponsive in his villa and despite the best efforts of medical staff, he could not be revived.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur has expressed grief over the passing away of the 'King of Spin' Shane Warne. In a tweet, Mr Thakur said that Shane Warne, a legend who spun magic on the field and won admirers in the world of cricket. Mr Thakur said that he will live on through moments etched in our memories. He said, he was one of the greats of our times.