Shane Watson

IPL 2018 points table: CSK go top after thumping win, RR remain 5th

IPL 2018 points table: CSK go top after thumping win, RR remain 5th

CSK beat RR by 64 runs to register their third win in four games and go top of the 2018 IPL standings on Friday.

Apr 21, 2018, 00:19 AM IST
IPL 2018: Virat Kohli, Mayank Markande keep their Orange and Purple caps after Matchday 14

IPL 2018: Virat Kohli, Mayank Markande keep their Orange and Purple caps after Matchday 14

Rajasthan's Shane Watson scored a brilliant century (106 off 57 balls) to take his overall tally to 175 runs in four matches but it was not enough to take the Orange Cap off Virat Kohli (203 in four matches for Bangalore) after Matchday 14 of IPL 2018 on Friday.

Apr 21, 2018, 00:03 AM IST
IPL 2018: Shane Watson ton proves too good for RR as CSK return to winning ways

IPL 2018: Shane Watson ton proves too good for RR as CSK return to winning ways

Aussie Shane Watson scored the second century of IPL 2018 as Chennai beat Rajasthan by 64 runs in Pune on Friday.

Apr 20, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
Chennai's Shane Watson joins Chris Gayle as century-makers of IPL 2018

Chennai's Shane Watson joins Chris Gayle as century-makers of IPL 2018

Aussie Shane Watson scored the second century of IPL 2018 during the CSK-RR tie in Pune on Friday. It was overall Watson's third century in the IPL.

Apr 20, 2018, 21:24 PM IST
IPL 2018: Shane Watson makes RR pay after dropped catches by Rahul Tripathi

IPL 2018: Shane Watson makes RR pay after dropped catches by Rahul Tripathi

"Catches win you matches" is a famous expression in the game of cricket. Rajasthan's Rahul Tripathi seemed to forget that expression during the CSK-RR game in Pune on Friday when he dropped the dangerous Chennai opener Shane Watson twice.   

Apr 20, 2018, 20:41 PM IST
IPL 2018: Orange and Purple caps stay with Andre Russell, Shane Watson after Day 5

IPL 2018: Orange and Purple caps stay with Andre Russell, Shane Watson after Day 5

Last night Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Andre Russell got his hands on the Orange cap by hitting 88 and taking his tally to 103 runs in 2 innings. On the other hand, Shane Watson is the man wearing the Purple cap with 4 wickets in as many innings. 

Apr 12, 2018, 01:00 AM IST
Pakistan Super League: Multan Sultans to take on defending champs Peshawar Zalmi in PSL opener

Pakistan Super League: Multan Sultans to take on defending champs Peshawar Zalmi in PSL opener

This year two of the three play-offs are planned for Lahore, with the final due at the National Stadium in Karachi on March 25. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi said he hopes that in 2019 the entire tournament will be played at home. 

Feb 21, 2018, 09:31 AM IST
Excited at the thought of playing under the 'great' MS Dhoni: Shane Watson

Excited at the thought of playing under the 'great' MS Dhoni: Shane Watson

Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson on Monday said it will be a real honour to play for Chennai Super Kings in the IPL while stating that the thought of playing under the 'great' Mahendra Singh Dhoni excited him a lot.

Feb 12, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
John Cena posts inspirational Rahul Dravid quote on Instagram — See pic

John Cena posts inspirational Rahul Dravid quote on Instagram — See pic

The former India captain is regarded as an epitome of humility and self-perseverance, and these words reflect his true self.

Dec 11, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Around 200 foreign players to feature in PSL Players Draft

Around 200 foreign players to feature in PSL Players Draft

Interestingly, only one Pakistani player, Ahmed Shehzad features in the platinum category which has 21 players for the draft.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
Watch: Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20I

Watch: Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20I

In the list of most sixes, Gayle is followed by former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum (91), Shane Watson ( 83), David Warner (74) and Shahid Afridi (73).

Sep 17, 2017, 00:42 AM IST
Watch: Dwayne Smith hits Shane Watson for back-to-back sixes to reach hundred in CPL

Watch: Dwayne Smith hits Shane Watson for back-to-back sixes to reach hundred in CPL

Smith showed special liking for Aussie Shane Watson. Last over, bowled by Watson, started with Smith's partner Christopher Barnwell hitting the Aussie for two fours. A single off the next ball, then Smith slammed Watson for back-to-back sixes, and brought up his hundred.

Sep 02, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Virender Sehwag posts hilarious tweet on Shane Watson's birthday

Virender Sehwag posts hilarious tweet on Shane Watson's birthday

After his retirement, Watson plied his trade in Twenty20 leagues, including playing for Islamabad United in the Pakistan Super League. 

Jun 17, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
IPL 2017: Royal Challengers Bangalore's final game against Delhi Daredevils could be Shane Watson's last match as a player

IPL 2017: Royal Challengers Bangalore's final game against Delhi Daredevils could be Shane Watson's last match as a player

Not to forget, Watson was named as the Player of the Season in 2008, where he scored 472 runs en route to the Rajasthan's title winning run and claimed 17 wickets.

May 11, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
IPL 10: Virat Kohli has done next to nothing, laments Ricky Ponting

IPL 10: Virat Kohli has done next to nothing, laments Ricky Ponting

Hammered and battered and teased and trolled, that's what RCB camp endured. RCB's explosive display in the gentlemen's game, turned to be a tale without a hint of any coherent narrative. The last years' finalists have failed to replicate their form in 2017. 

May 10, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
WATCH: Axar Patel steals the thunder in Bengaluru with blinding knock; punishes Shane Watson with sixes

WATCH: Axar Patel steals the thunder in Bengaluru with blinding knock; punishes Shane Watson with sixes

He went onto score an unbeaten 38 off 17 balls, laced with three fours and couple of towering sixes.

May 05, 2017, 22:27 PM IST
IPL 2017, KXIP vs RCB: I'm certainly to blame for team's humiliating defeat, says Shane Watson

IPL 2017, KXIP vs RCB: I'm certainly to blame for team's humiliating defeat, says Shane Watson

Opening the innings, Watson was dismissed in the first over by Axar Patel. In fact, RCB were 22-3 in five overs but a superb 46-ball 89-run unbeaten innings by AB de Villiers took Bangalore to 148-4.

Apr 10, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
AB de Villiers upbeat on playing for RCB against KXIP, says he will be available for selection

AB de Villiers upbeat on playing for RCB against KXIP, says he will be available for selection

While AB de Villiers has made his intentions of playing against Kings XI Punjab clear, there is still no news on the progress in fitness levels of Virat Kohli.

Apr 10, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
IPL 2017, Match 8 Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore face Kings XI Punjab in another test of character

IPL 2017, Match 8 Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore face Kings XI Punjab in another test of character

RCB began their campaign without skipper and star batsman Virat Kohli as well as another key player A B de Villiers due to injuries and lost their opening match against defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Apr 09, 2017, 21:19 PM IST
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers fit for RCB's next match? Shane Watson keeps fans guessing!

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers fit for RCB's next match? Shane Watson keeps fans guessing!

After a loss and a win in the first two matches, RCB next face KXIP on April 10th at the Holkar Stadium in Indore.

Apr 09, 2017, 14:24 PM IST