Australia spin legend Shane Warne has met a bike accident and injured himself badly on Monday.
Sydney Morning Herald, quoting News Corp said on Monday that, “Warne was riding his bike with his son Jackson when he fell off and slid for more than 15 metres. Shane Warne says he went to hospital as a precaution.”
According to the report, the 52-year-old who has played 145 Tests and is the second-highest wicket-taker in the longest format of the game at 708, avoided serious injury, “but woke up on Monday morning still in pain”.
“Fearing he may have broken his foot and/or damaged his hip, he went to hospital as a precaution,” the report added.
“I’m a bit battered and bruised and very sore,” Warne told News Corp.
Warne is also in Fox Sports’ commenrtary panel for the upcoming Ashes that will start from December 8 at the Gabba in Brisbane but his participation is uncertain.