Pakistan spinner Raza Hasan suspended from remaining domestic cricket season after breaching COVID-19 protocols
The 28-year-old left-arm spinner was sent home after he “left the bio-secure premises at a local hotel without seeking a prior clearance from the medical team" and the High Performance department, the board said.
Big Bash needs the reinvigoration and perhaps it is a great template that will only ensure that T20 cricket remains a viable product across the world.
Watson, who retired from all forms of cricket during the 13th IPL earlier this month, said the changes will make the game more complex.
Shane Watson said it felt like the Mumbai Indians had no weaknesses in any department.
Shane Watson retired from international cricket in 2016 and bid adieu to the Australian Big Bash League last year.
A sought-after player in the T20 format, Watson has 3,874 runs in 145 IPL games with four hundreds and 21 fifties. He also has 92 wickets.
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Their campaign is back on track, courtesy MS Dhoni's smart captaincy but a stiff test awaits Chennai Super Kings when they face a dominant Delhi Capitals in their next IPL match.
CSK's bowling will be up against a strong RCB batting line-up led by captain Virat Kohli, who returned to form with a fine knock against Rajasthan Royals.
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For Stephen Fleming, it's the overall "attitude" of players that help him provide "selection security" to his players.
The minute MS Dhoni, Michael Hussey and Stephen Fleming saw Watson getting his weight down the pitch and smashing the ball over the top in the first couple of overs, they would have realised that he's is back to his best.
Watson (83 not out) and Du Plessis (87 not out) ensured that there was no close finish this time, reducing the match to a 'no-contest' with their authoritative batting.
To have produced the two run-chases that they have, in succession and in the space of four days, suggests that CSK are being archaic in their approach to the game.
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Shane Watson has been playing across the world for the past few seasons as a freelance T20 cricketer, and he is banking on that experience to shine in his next assignment.
No Indian player has ever featured in the BBL as the country's cricket board (BCCI) doesn't allow active players to take part in overseas leagues.
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Watson, who was bought by CSK ahead of the 2018 IPL, has scored 953 runs in 32 matches for the franchise in the last two years, besides capturing six wickets.
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Watson went on to add that Raina and his family are in his thoughts and that he will be dearly missed in the team.
The CSK side will again be led by 39-year-old Dhoni and while there has been a lot of speculation around his future, his CSK teammate Shane Watson feels that their captain has a lot of cricket left in him.