Shane Watson

Christian Called Up As Watson Takes Extended Break

Shane Watson is to miss the third and fourth One-Day Internationals against England with all-rounder Daniel Christian joining up with the Australia squad as cover.
16 January 2014

Australia Rest Watson For Second ODI

Australia will rest all-rounder Shane Watson for the second One-Day International against England in Brisbane on Friday.
12 January 2014

Doolan Receives Ashes Call Up

Australia have called up uncapped Tasmania batsman Alex Doolan to their 14-man squad for the fifth Ashes Test at the SCG as they aim to complete the series whitewash.
30 December 2013

Video - Watson Hoping For 'Special' Ashes Win

Shane Watson feels Australia are on the brink of completing a 'special' Ashes series victory but knows he and his team-mates can't get ahead of themselves.
16 December 2013

Australia Five Wickets From Ashes Success

Australia need five further wickets to win back The Ashes after England closed day four of the third Test in Perth on 251 for five after being set 504 to win.
16 December 2013

Video - Watson Expecting Flat Adelaide Wicket

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson expects the drop-in pitch for the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval to be flat, which will be a challenge for him and his fellow bowlers.
4 December 2013

Watson On Target For First Ashes Test

Cricket Australia believe that all-rounder Shane Watson is on target to be fully fit in time for the first Ashes Test, which begins in Brisbane on 21st November.
9 November 2013

Australia Optimistic Over Watson Fitness

Cricket Australia have confirmed that Shane Watson has suffered a hamstring strain but they will be doing 'everything possible' to get him fit in time for the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.
6 November 2013

Jadeja Fined Following Bangalore ODI

Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been fined for making offensive remarks to Shane Watson after dismissing him in the seventh and final One-Day International against Australia in Bangalore.
3 November 2013

Watson Ton Helps Australia Clinch Series

Shane Watson cracked 143 and Michael Clarke made 75 as Australia beat England by 49 runs to seal the One-Day International series by two games to one.
16 September 2013

Player Of The Week - Shane Watson

It seems a long time ago now but Shane Watson hit a powerful century on the first day of the final Ashes Test at The Oval and earns this week's Cricket World Player of the Week award.
26 August 2013

Watson Makes It Australia's Day

A powerful innings from Shane Watson gave Australia the better of the first day of the fifth and final Ashes Test at The Oval.
21 August 2013

Video - 'Aussies Hate Losing To The Poms'

In this video, produced by Asics, Shane Watson talks about what it means to be involved in the rivalry when England face Australia.
8 August 2013

Warner Distances Himself From Brother's Tweets

David Warner has released a statement distancing himself from tweets in which his brother Steven criticised Shane Watson.
21 July 2013

Late Wickets Give England The Advantage

A late triple-strike by England put them on course for victory in the opening Ashes Test at Trent Bridge.
13 July 2013

Cricket World Player Of The Week October 2012 - Shane Watson

It is last week's winner Shane Watson, who is again the winner of this week's Cricket World Player of the Week award. He extended his run of man of the match awards to four as he played prominent roles in Australia's super eight wins over India and South Africa and took them to the brink of qualifying for semi-finals.
1 October 2012

Cricket World Player Of The Week September 2012 - Shane Watson

The first week of matches in the ICC World Twenty20 has yielded plenty of contenders for this week's Cricket World Player of the Week award. Brendon McCullum, Luke Wright, Shane Watson and Ajantha Mendis are the four names on the shortlist, with Watson nudging ahead as the outright winner by dint of his consistent all-round performances for Australia against Ireland and the West Indies.
24 September 2012

West Indies The Team To Beat - Shane Watson

Australia all-rounder and vice-captain Shane Watson believes that the West Indies will be among the teams to beat at the ICC World Twenty20 later this year. The West Indies reached the semi-finals in 2009 and failed to progress from the second group stage when they hosted the competition in 2010 but Watson expects them to be in the reckoning in Sri Lanka.
28 June 2012

Cricket World® Player Of The Week - Shane Watson

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has been named as the Cricket World® Player Of The Week following three outstanding performances against England. He helped Australia draw a two-match Twenty20 International series 1-1 and then go 1-0 up in the seven-match One-Day International series with a six-wicket win in Melbourne.
17 January 2011

Shane Watson Named To Replace Hayden In ODI Squad

All-rounder Shane Watson has been named as the player who will travel to the Caribbean to take the place of injured Matthew Hayden in Australia's...
4 June 2008