11 Jul 2013

Warne to be inducted into cricket's Hall of Fame

6:47 pm on 11 July 2013

The legendary Australian leg spinner Shane Warne is to be officially inducted into cricket's Hall of Fame next week, during the second Ashes cricket test at Lord's.

Warne will become the 69th male member of the Hall of Fame and joins fellow 2012-13 inductees Brian Lara of the West Indies, England's Enid Bakewell and former Australia team-mate Glenn McGrath.

Warne represented Australia in 145 Tests between 1992 and 2007, claiming 708 Test wickets.

He also played in 194 one day internationals claiming 293 wickets.