Shane Warne, Australian spin great, dies aged 52 of 'heart attack'

Shane Warne's management released a brief statement on Friday, informing that he passed away in Koh Samui, Thailand, of a suspected heart attack.

Shane Warne ended his Test career with 709 wickets(Getty)

Shane Keith Warne (13 September 1969 – 4 March 2022) was an Australian cricketer who captained the Australian national team in One Day Internationals (ODI)

Widely considered one of the greatest bowlers in cricket history

Warne was named one of the Wisden Cricketers of the Year in the 1994 Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

Warne had three children with his former wife Simone Callahan. The couple were married from 1995 to 2005 

Nick name Warnie Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) Batting Right-handed Bowling Right-arm leg break  Role Bowler

Warne died in his villa in Koh Samui, Thailand on 4 March 2022 due to a suspected heart attack

His death came on the same day as fellow Australian cricket icon Rod Marsh,