Aussie Spinner Shane Warne included in ICC Hall of Fame
Legendary leg spinner, Australia’s Shane Warne was inducted into the International Cricket Council (ICC) Hall of Fame at Lord’s, England.
Shane Warne’s Achievements:
He represented Australia in 145 tests between 1992 and 2007.
He took 708 test wickets at an average of 25.41.
Shane Warne also took 293 wickets in 194 one-day internationals at an average of 25.73
He was in the playing Australian side that beat Pakistan in the 1999 World Cup final at Lord’s and was named man-of-the-match.
Note: Shane Warne is the 69th member to be included in the Hall of Fame and the 18th from Australia.
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2013