• Elizabeth Hurley and Shane Warne used to be a couple
  • Warne, a cricket player, died this week at age 52
  • Hurley is mourning her ex-fiancé

Australian cricket legend Shane Warne passed away suddenly this week at the age of 52. Reports say he died of a suspected heart attack while in Thailand.

You may remember that Warne was engaged to Elizabeth Hurley for a time. He proposed in 2011 and they were together for a few years before calling it off in 2013. Hurley has now paid tribute following the tragic news about her ex.

Shane Warne death: Elizabeth Hurley pays tribute

On Instagram, Elizabeth Hurley shared nice photos with Shane from happier days together. "I feel like the sun has gone behind a cloud forever," Hurley wrote. "RIP my beloved Lionheart," she added, tagging Warne's Instagram account.

A legend in the world of cricket, Shane Warne died on March 4 on the island of Ko Samui in Thailand. He was 52. Warne was also a father of three in his earlier marriage to Simone Callahan.

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It's another sad loss for Elizabeth Hurley, famous for her relationship with Hugh Grant. She lost another of her exes in 2020 when producer Steve Bing died. Bing was the father of Hurley's only child, Damian Hurley.