The average IPL fan may not pick Shane Watson among their top three players of all time in the IPL, but he does lay a strong claim to that status. In the 8 matches that he played for the RCB, he averaged under 12 with the bat and leaked over 9 runs an over. Glenn Phillips, Denesh Ramdin, Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Janith Perera, Nicolas Pooran, Alex Carey, Chadwick Walton, Tom Latham, M Shahzad Mohammadi, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Ambati Rayudu, All-Rounder Bowler  Read more on First Cricket News by Firstpost. Thus, anyone with a passing knowledge of cricket would doubt the IPL's rating system for choosing the MVP. Syed Khaleel Ahmed, Nidheesh M D Dinesan, Junior Dala, Karan Thakur, Anurag Verma, Lizaad Williams, Tanveer Ulhaq, Kushang Patel, Shelly Shaurya, A. 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He dominated single handly and seized the third title for Chennai Super Kings. Nandri Watson! The word is that captain cool himself instructed the auction team to get hold of the two-time World Cup winner. When earlier this year CSK picked Shane Watson for 4 crore, 4 times his base price, many fans were surprised. He has been retained by the Thaliavas of the VIVO Indian Premier League, Chennai Super Kings for the sum of INR 4cr for the 12 th edition of India’s cash-rich tournament. And yet, if in this season Watson averages 32 with the bat and leaks over 9 runs per over with the ball, and manages to become the MVP, statisticians will look at the IPL MVP criteria and Watson's luck (that often runs out while he is batting) with amazement. The 11th season of the much-awaited Indian Premier League will begin on 6th April 2018. Manish Pandey, Dwayne Smith, Alex Hales, Bowler  Rajat Bhatia, Kevon Cooper, Vijay Shankar, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Hooda, Michael Neser, Jofra Archer, Batsman It was just past 6 PM on 5 May 2018 when Ambati Rayudu and Shane Watson walked out to bat, looking to chase 128 against RCB. 5- Shane Watson: The man of the moment, Shane Watson became the fourth player to score a hundred in IPL final. There is only 'his day' and 'not his day', the former being much rarer than the latter. (BCCI Photo) SRH batting similar to CSK by getting off to a slow start. IPL auction 2018: Hardik Pandya to Shane Watson, 5 players bought for less than Rs 50 lakh, who turned out to be worth gold Williamson continued his good form and hit 47 runs, taking his season to 735, most by any player. In the 10th season, Mumbai Indians led by Rohit Sharma defeated Pune to lift the IPL trophy for the third time. Aaron Finch, Jason Roy, Hashim Amla, Evin Lewis, Travis Head, Shaun Marsh, Michael Klinger, Lendl Simmons, David Miller, Bowler    Darren Sammy, Colin De Grandhomme, Yusuf Pathan, Adil Rashid, Joe Denly, Samit Patel, Wayne Parnell, Batsman After the five Overs, it was only Watson’s show, who wins the heart of all Indian Cricket Fans at Wankhede Stadium. Shane Watson will pocket almost $2 million in the Indian Premier League following a bidding frenzy in Saturday’s auction. Shane Watson redeemed himself with a fantastic century in the IPL 2018 final for Chennai Super Kings Shane Watson is one of the best all-rounders to have played the game of cricket. A smattering of boundaries every innings and an occasional wicket here and there continue to keep Watson at the top of the MVP list, although his impact on the match remains negligible. How, then, is he a valuable player, if his team can win comprehensively without even a teeny contribution from him? (IPL/Twitter) Chennai Super Kings on Wednesday posted a tribute video for Shane Watson, who announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. Suryakumar Yadav, Christiaan Jonker, Vishnu Solanki, Alex Ross, Daniel Hughes, Bowler  A look at the player points table shows that the rating criteria are stacked heavily in favour of an inconsistent but hard-hitting opener like Shane Watson or a pinch-hitting bowler that opens the innings like Sunil Narine. Shane Watson. But a close look at his IPL record reveals that the Aussie has never scored more than two fifties in an IPL season barring the maiden edition when he hit four. He was a vital cog of the Australian team across formats during his playing days and won several matched for his national team with both bat and the ball. But this hasn't always been the case. A fierce bidding war is expected as Indian stars Gautam Gambhir, off-spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Harbhajan Singh, Ajinkya Rahane, mystery spinner Kuldeep Yadav and openers KL Rahul and Murali Vijay will be on the franchises’ radar. © 1998-2019 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company), All Watson's 2017 IPL season had been disastrous, to say the least. The IPL 2018 auction will take place in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28 where a total of 578 players will go under the hammer. A fierce bidding war is expected as Indian stars Gautam Gambhir, off-spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Harbhajan Singh, Ajinkya Rahane, mystery spinner Kuldeep Yadav and openers KL Rahul and Murali Vijay will be on the franchises’ radar. Unsurprisingly, 'Watto' is hardly as popular as the other match-winners that he is compared to by the commentators. Shane Watson. Shane Watson smashed 117 off 57 balls in a stunning, unbeaten century as Chennai Super Kings won their third Indian Premier League title with a thumping eight-wicket win … How then does one decipher his success, his reputation as a dangerous opening batsman, and the best all-rounder of the T20 format? Twitter Watson, 36, entered the IPL fray with a base price of Rs 1 crore. Parthiv Patel, Wriddhiman Saha, Sanju Samson, Sam Billings, All-Rounder Washington Sundar, Batsman Kagiso Rabada, Trent Boult, Kyle Abbott, Kuldeep Singh Yadav, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Amit Mishra, Mohit Sharma, Nathan Lyon, Steven Finn, Harry Gurney, Mark Wood, Jaydev Unadkat, Wicket Keeper His Impact Rank 34 , Value for money Rank 56 and IPL rank 9 as well. After watching the burly all-rounder play for over 10 years, the sight of him walking back after an unsatisfactory innings has become commonplace, much like Dhoni's heroics that the CSK fan has come to expect. 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Sanjay Yadav, Imtiaz Ahmed, Atit Sheth, Dinesh Salunkhe, Pavan Deshpande, Shivam Sharma, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Indrajith Baba, Jatin Saxena, Shivam Mavi, Sagar Trivedi, Amit Verma, Akash Parkar, Nitish Rana, Anukul Roy, Akash Bhandari, Pratyush Singh, Ankit Sharma, Anirudha Ashok Joshi, Saurabh Kumar, Praveen Dubey, Kunal Chandela, Aamir Gani, Pulkit Narang, Riyan Parag, Karanveer Singh, Sumeet Verma, Cameron Gannon, Akshay Karnewar, Tajinder Dhillon, Govinda Poddar, Rajesh Sharma, Deepak Chahar, Antony Dhas, Kishore Pramod Kamath, Nikhil Gangta, Jay Gokul Bista, Sumanth Bodapati, Mahipal Lomror, Deepak Punia, Mayank Dagar, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Darcy Short, Baba Aparajith, Abhishek Sharma, Milind Tandon. Pune: Seasoned all-rounder Shane Watson smashed his third IPL century as Chennai Super Kings moved to their new 'home' in style by producing a comprehensive 64-run win over Rajasthan Royals. Shane Watson has scored 438 runs and taken six wickets in IPL 2018 for CSK so far, and is geared to add to his run haul in the final on Sunday, May 27 at Wankhede Stadium. French club tell stores to be ready for blockbuster announcement, Under-fire Arteta vows to stop Arsenal 'blip', Bangladesh star apologises after confrontation with teammate, Suresh Raina all set to make comeback in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. The list also includes the overseas players, including Glenn Maxwell, Chris Gayle, Shane Watson, Rashid Khan and Eoin Morgan. There is no 'form' for Shane Watson. He ends his IPL … Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Cutting, Jean-Paul Duminy, Shane Watson, Chris Jordan, Tom Curran, Batsman VIVO IPL Player Auction 2018 is scheduled to take place in Bengaluru on Jan 27-28, 2018. IPL 2018 Final: Shane Watson and Suresh Raina laid the platform for the chase. See the latest updates, context, and perspectives about this story. Hardik Pandya, who is leading the race for the Purple Cap, and Andre Russell, who has proved his mettle with the bat and the ball more often than Watson has in this edition, continue to lag behind. It is high time that the criterion was reformed and a parameter of impact on the match was factored in. Get full updates of Shane Watson profile in Test, Odis, Twenty20, IPL, CLT20 and all T20 cricket match all season records with Shane Watson full bio-graphy like his full name, nick name, date of birth, birth place, playing role, national team, batting style, bowling style and major teams. IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings' Shane Watson Slams 51-Ball Ton, Joins Elite List The Australian looked in good touch from the start as he hit 9 sixes … The former Australian all-rounder, Shane Watson who retired from the international cricket as the No. Moises Henriques, Ravi Bopara, Jason Holder, Moeen Ali, M.S. Photograph:( IPL 2018: CEO of CSK reveals how Shane Watson was drafted in by Dhoni. Watson opens the batting, while the others come in much later. IPL 2018: Shane Watson's blazing ton for Chennai Super Kings helps him bury ghosts of last year's disastrous outing 21 Apr, 2018 It has been two weeks since the start of the eleventh edition of the Indian Premier League, but the off-field hype and hoopla surrounding two-time champions Chennai Super Kings never seem to end. When earlier this year CSK picked Shane Watson for 4 crore, 4 times his base price, many fans were surprised. When the 2018 IPL started, Shane Watson was one of the under-the-radar players to perform. Martin Guptill, Darren Bravo, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ross Taylor, Usman Khawaja, Bowler  But stats don't tell you the entire story. Gautam, Aditya Tare, N Jagadeesan, Nikhil Shankar Naik, Smit Patel, K.B Arun Karthik, Kona Srikar Bharat, Shreevats Goswami, Mahesh Rawat, Gitansh Khera, Jitesh Sharma, Vishnu Vinod, Sheldon Jackson, Kedar Devdhar, Prashant Chopra, Anuj Rawat, Harvik Desai, Anmol Malhotra, Dhruv Raval, Rohith Ravikumar, Mohammad Nazim Siddiqui, Mayank Sidhu, Sandeep Kumar Tomar, Sadiq Hassan Kirmani, Jaskaranvir Singh Sohi, Abhishek Gupta, Hamza Tariq, Rahul Yadav, Kyle Mayers. Their explosive centuries not only decimated opponents, but also served a reminder that in T20, age is but a number. Shane Watson smashed an unbeaten 117 off just 57 balls to power Chennai Super Kings to a eight-wicket win over SunRisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2018 … 15 minutes later, Watson was back in the hut, having fallen to a near perfect, full-length Umesh Yadav out-swinger. Shane Watson celebrates his century during IPL 2018. Naman Ojha, Johnson Charles, Luke Ronchi, All-Rounder Stand and deliver! Iqbal Abdullah, Siddarth Kaul, Anureet Singh, Pradeep Sangwan, Basil Thampi, Gurvinder Singh, Aniket Choudhary, Ankit Singh Rajpoot, All-Rounder Ben Laughlin, Ronsford Beaton, Dhawal Kulkarni, Sandeep Sharma, Gulbadin Naib, Ish Sodhi, Duanne Olivier, Michael Beer, Sachithra Senanayaka, Dawlat Zadran, Aaron Phangiso, Beuran Hendricks, Lakshan Sandakan, Aravind Sreenath, Barinder Singh Sran, Sean Abbott, Ben Wheeler, Kesrick Williams, Lungisani Ngidi, Ashoke Dinda, Praveen Kumar, Mujeeb Zadran, Pragyan Ojha, Jhye Richardson, Rahul Sharma, Joel Paris, Varun Aaron, Parvinder Awana, Munaf Patel, Scott Boland, Dushmantha Chameera, Shannon Gabriel, Akila Dhananjaya, Keshav Maharaj, Dane Paterson, Ben Hilfenhaus, Seth Rance, Fawad Ahmed, Tabrez Shamsi, Neil Wagner, Shapoor Zadran, Abhimanyu Mithun, Sheldon Cottrell, Matt Henry, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Manpreet Gony, Pankaj Singh, Sudeep Tyagi, Wicket Keeper The Russells and Shakibs of the world are much more valuable to their sides than a Watson is. Watson's 2017 IPL season had been disastrous, to say the least. Highlights, IPL 2018, CSK vs RR at Pune, Full Cricket Score: Chennai Super Kings win by 64 runs. The IPL 2018 auction will take place in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28 where a total of 578 players will go under the hammer. Tymal Mills, Andrew Tye, Mohammed Siraj, Adam Zampa, Mohammad Shami, Dale Steyn, Mustafizur Rahman, Samuel Badree, Imran Tahir, Tim Southee, Jason Behrendorff, Mitchell McClenaghan, Lasith Malinga, Ranganath Vinay Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Piyush Chawla, Wicket Keeper Most fans are indifferent to his place in the squad, as long as he doesn't leak too many runs. Shane Watson now has 4 IPL hundreds to his name Shane Watson smashed his second century of the 2018 Indian Premier League as his masterclass floored Sunrisers Hyderabad in the final on Sunday. Meanwhile, the real impact makers will rule the fans' hearts and Shane Watson will remain an 'overrated', 'over-awarded' 'match-winner' with performances that won't reflect the true worth of the trophy. Josh Hazlewood, Rashid Khan Arman, Karn Sharma, Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Mitchell Johnson, Liam Plunkett, Pat Cummins, Wicket Keeper March 22, 2018 By admin Leave a Comment. IPL 2018: Chris Gayle and Shane Watson Serve Reminder That Age is But a Number in T20s The most compelling performances in the IPL last week undoubtedly came from Chris Gayle and Shane Watson. Shane Watson smashed an unbeaten 117 as Chennai Super Kings thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad to win their third Indian Premier League title in a spectacular return from a two-year corruption ban. James Faulkner, Marcus Stoinis, Chris Woakes, Angelo Mathews, David Willey, Corey Anderson, Kedar Jadhav, Batsman With his bowling skills on the wane, Watson was under a lot of pressure to perform with the bat. IPL 2018, LIVE Cricket Score, CSK vs RR at Pune: Shane Watson, Ambati Rayudu open for Chennai Super Kings. 1 all-rounder has been placed 8 th in the Moneyball rank INDEX of IPL earners. Both of these players are, in fact, at the top of the table. (BCCI/IPL/PTI Photo) ... Apart from his century in the 2018 final, Watson's brilliant show in … CSK, forced out of Chennai due to the Cauvery dispute, were shepherded by the 36-year-old Australian, who hammered 106 from 57 balls to lead his side to a challenging 204 for five after being invited to bat. KL Rahul, Murali Vijay, Brendon McCullum, Eoin Morgan, Cameron White, Chris Lynn, Colin Ingram, Bowler  And yet, Watson remains the only player to have won the Most Valuable Player of the Season award twice in the history of the Indian Premier League (in 2008 and 2013), and remains at the top of the player points table in 2018, as of May 6, 17:25 hours. A look at Watson's 2013 and 2008 numbers show that he was indeed the deserving winner - his impact with both the bat and the ball was immense, and in the process, he also fulfilled the MVP criteria of sixes, fours, dot balls bowled and wickets taken, quite satisfactorily. He played in 145 IPL matches and scored 3847 runs, including four hundreds, at a strike rate of 137.91. Former Australian Test cricketer Shane Watson, who is currently playing for IPL team Chennai Super Kings (CSK), has proven to be a superstar all-rounder for the team. Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Peter Handscomb, All-Rounder Watson averages 21.5 points per match, much higher than the other 'great' all-rounders playing in this edition - Andre Russell, who earns 17.2 points a match, the Pandya brothers, who earn just over 16 points per match and Shakib Al Hasan, averaging 15 points/match. He further informed that the tournament will continue until May 27 with Mumbai once again hosting the final match. Shikhar Dhawan and Sreevats Goswami opened the innings but the latter was run-out. Watson retires as an all-time IPL legend. Even as top names such as Hashim Amla, Eoin Morgan and Joe Root went unsold, Chennai Super Kings ( … Lionel Messi to PSG? Shane Watson helped Rajasthan Royals win the inaugural IPL title in 2008, when he was adjudged player of the tournament, and also won the 2018 crown with Chennai Super Kings. His unbeaten 117-runs knock helped Chennai beat Hyderabad by 8 wickets. Quinton De Kock, Dinesh Karthik, Robin Uthappa, All-Rounder Watson also took 92 wickets in the IPL although he didn’t bowl in the last two seasons of the IPL. With the ball, 'Watto' fares the worst among the aforementioned all-rounders. Watson has three IPL hundreds to his credit, and a reputation (mostly among commentators) of being an extremely dangerous batsman and a very handy swing bowler. The opening ceremony of the tournament will take place on April 6 in Mumbai while the first match of the new season will be played at the same venue on April 7. The 26-year old all-rounder will be donning the yellow of the Chennai Super Kings in the upcoming edition of the IPL. Total IPL income ₹771,348,250 , IPL Chennai Super Kings , Australia and 2020 IPL salary ₹40,000,000 of Shane Watson. (A sitter in the slip and a blinder pulled out of the air near the boundary like Boult did against RCB in Match 19 cannot really be given the same points under the 'catches taken' column). 1.00 Crore. Reeza Hendricks, Mandeep Hardev Singh, Anton Devcich, Upul Tharanga, Karun Nair, Billy Stanlake, Joe Burns, Manoj Tiwary, Saurabh Tiwary, Tamim Khan, Aiden Markram, Faiz Fazal, Abhinav Mukund, Venugopal Rao, Dean Elgar, Najibullah Zadran, Bowler  Watson remains at the top of the MVP table of the IPL despite poor performances, as the criteria are stacked heavily in favor of openers. RR in 2008 DC in 2009 CSK in 2010, 2011 & 2018 KKR in 2012 & 2014 MI in 2013, 2015 & 2017 SRH in 2016. CSK's MVP should ideally be Dhoni or Rayudu, and both are, in fact, outside of the IPL website, the Lions' most valuable players. Shane Watson tells CSK he is retiring from ‘all forms of cricket’ ... Shane Watson. Once again, you turn to the stats. Thomas Helm, Mitchell Swepson, Shahbaz Nadeem, T Natarajan, All-Rounder He hit two fours in his 11 run innings, adding five player points to his profile, taking him to 215.5 points off 10 matches. Cameron Delport, Javon Searless, Roshon Primus, Batsman IPL hero Shane Watson joins Karachians in T10 League Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has been appointed as the icon player of the Karachians team in the upco Ali Ahmed 30 May 2018 Batsman His stay at Bangalore was so dismal in fact that when, against KKR on 10 April 2018, he hammered a quickfire 42, it was his highest score in two years. 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