Shane Watson – Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) IPL 2017 Player

Shane Watson is an Australian cricketer who will play for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Vivo IPL 2017. Please find below Profile, Bio of Shane Watson

Shane Watson - Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017 Player

Player Name : Shane Watson
Nickname : Watto
Role : All-rounder
Bats : Right-handed
Bowl : Right-arm medium fast
Nationality : Australian
IPL Team : Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
Jersey Number : N/A

Shane Watson Profile :

Born on 17th June 1981, Shane Watson is an Australian cricketer who currently plays for Australia in test matches, ODI’s and T20 matches. He also plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Watson is an attacking batsman with a solid defense. An athletic fielder and a medium-pacer who can swing the ball and pick up useful wickets.

He made his IPL debut in 2008 playing for the Rajasthan Royals (RR) team and emerged as the Player of the Tournament in the first edition of the IPL. Since then he has played all IPL seasons with the Rajasthan team.

Watson has always played a crucial role in the Rajasthan Royals fortunes. In 55 IPL matches played so far he has scored 1785 runs at an average of 39.66, scoring 1 century and 11 half centuries. He has also taken 48 wickets at an average of 26.39.

Ahead of IPL 2014 Players Auction, he was retained by Rajasthan Royals (RR) IPL team for Rs. 12.5 Crores.

In IPL 2014, Shane Watson played in 13 matches scoring 240 runs and taking 7 wickets while in IPL 2015 he played in 10 matches scoring 347 runs and took 6 wickets.

In players auction for IPL 2016, he was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for Rs. 9.5 Crore.

In IPL 2016 he played in 16 matches taking 20 wickets at an average of 24.25 and scored 179 runs at an average of 13.76.

He was retained by the team for IPL 2017.

Lets hope that Shane Watson plays well in Vivo IPL 2017 for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).