Born in Victoria, Australia, he was one of cricket’s greatest spin bowlers, taking more than 1,000 wickets in Test and One Day Internationals by the time he retired in January 2007. His total of 708 wickets was a world record until surpassed by Muttiah Muralitharan. He is now a TV cricket analyst. A member of Huntingdale and Metropolitan in Melbourne and Beaverbrook near London, this is his 11th appearance in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Has established the Shane Warne Foundation, which raises funds for seriously ill and underprivileged children in Australia.