Source: Brian Lara's Twitter page

In a Twitter post Brian Lara said that he is “speechless at the moment. “I literally don’t know how to sum up this situation. My friend is gone!!”

Australian Cricket Legend Shane Warne was found unresponsive in his villa in Koh Samui, Thailand and despite efforts by medical staff he could not be revived. His management stated that he died from a suspected heart attack.

Lara also described Warne as “one of the Greatest Sportsmen of all time!! “My condolences goes out to his family. RIP Warnie!! You will be missed.”