Australian cricket player Shane Warne arrives at a press conference in Melbourne, 27 October 2000. Australia's all-time leading wicket-taker Warne announced that he has set his sights on returning for the Boxing Day Test on Decembe 26 after confirming he will miss at least the first three clashes against the West Indies here this summer with a fractured finger. © AFP

  • Oct 26, 2000

    Warne rugs up, Victoria v New South Wales, Pura Cup, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Oct 22, 2000

    Warne bowling, New South Wales v Victoria, Mercantile Mutual Cup, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Sep 22, 2000

    Warne in action, Hampshire v Somerset, County Championship, 2000 © AllSport UK Ltd

  • Sep 12, 2000

    Shane Warne appeals in vain, Hampshire v Sussex, B&H Cup, 2000 © AllSport UK Ltd

  • Aug 20, 2000

    Warne bowling, Australia v South Africa, 3rd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Shane Warne shows his disappointment after the match is tied © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Warne and Klusener shake hands, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Warne gives the thumbs up, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Warne, Gilchrist and Harvey celebrate, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Warne and Gilchrist appeal against Rhodes, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 2000

    Warne appeals, Australia v South Africa, 2nd ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 2000

    Warne salutes, Australia v South Africa, 1st ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 2000

    Gilchrist encourages Warne, Australia v South Africa, 1st ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 2000

    Warne shows his disappointment, Australia v South Africa, 1st ODI, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 16, 2000

    Shane Warne signs cricket bats © AFP

  • Aug 16, 2000

    Warne is assisted by Alcott, August 2000 © Getty Images

  • Aug 14, 2000

    Warne inspects the Colonial Stadium pitch, South Africa in Australia, 2000/01 © Getty Images

  • Aug 14, 2000

    Warne inspects Colonial Stadium, South Africa in Australia, 2000/01 © Getty Images