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Shane Warne Biography, Age, Ex-wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 10, 2019

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Short Biography

Shane Warne was born on 13-09-1969 in Upper Ferntree Gully, Melbourne in the state of Victoria, Australia. He is an Australian former Cricket Player, Cricket Coach & Cricket Commentator.

Other Name: Warnie, Shane Keith Warne
Other Professions: Cricket Coach Cricket Commentator
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Shane Warne Complete Bio & Career

Cricket has produced various showmen over the years but Shane Warne was arguably the best. His delivery which got rid of Mike Gatting which pitched outside leg and took his off-bail was ranked as the ball of the century. His armory included top spinner, flipper and googly. He has immortalized his name in cricket books for his dying art of leg spin and his charisma and skill. 
He was the leading test wicket taker in test cricket with 708 wickets to his name. He held that record for a brief period before another legendary spinner Muttiah Muralitharan surpassed him. He was crowd favorite and also Australia’s one the biggest match winner for a long time. His cricketing career lasted 15 years and in all represented Australia in 194 ODIs and 145 Tests before finally hanged his boots after the 2007 Ashes. 
Off the field too, he hogged the headlines. Shane Warne and controversies were inseparable. He was tested positive for drugs and had to miss the 2003 Cricket World Cup as he was handed a year ban. He remained in news for his extra marital affairs as well. In addition to bowling, he was also a very handy lower middle order batsman as well. He holds a unique record of scoring maximum test runs without scoring a hundred. 
After retirement, he played four seasons of IPL and captained the IPL side Rajasthan Royals for the first four seasons before finally deciding to retire from all forms of the game. He was instrumental in Rajasthan Royals winning the 1st season of IPL. Post retirement, he turned commentator. Off the field, he has remained in controversy a several times and is argably one of the most controversial cricketer.

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Shane Warne Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Keith Warne and Bridgette Warne. He was previously married to Simone Callahan with whom he has three children’s named Summer, Jackson, and Brooke. After that, he was in a relationship with model Elizabeth Hurley for a while. 

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Bonde

Personal Info

Home Town Upper Ferntree Gully, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Religion Christian
Address Melbourne, Australia
School Hampton High School, Melbourne
Mentoone Grammar School, Melbourne
College University of Melbourne, Melbourne
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling and Playing X-Box
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Test - vs India at Sydney Cricket Ground, Jan 02, 1992
ODI - vs New Zealand at Basin Reserve, Mar 24, 1993
Salary N/A
Net Worth $60 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections BMW Convertible


Favorite Color Yellow
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar , Lionel Messi
Favorite Sport Cricket and Golf
Favorite Place London
Favorite Food Spagheti Bolognese Pizza and Beer

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shane Warne

  • He was weighing 97kgs when he made his Test debut.
  • One of his eyes is green while the other is blue due to a condition called complete heterochromia.
  • He was engaged to actress Elizabeth Hurley in 2011 but it was later called off in 2013.
  • He was fined by his cricket board for giving out pitch information to a bookie in 1995.
  • Adam Gilchrist and Shane Warne never really got along and never talked to each other beyond the boundaries.

Shane Warne Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

52 years, 2 months, 14 days old age Shane Warne will turn 53 on 13 September, 2022. Only 9 months, 16 days, 13 hours, 39 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Shane Warne has celebrated the total number of 52 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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