After a thrilling match winning performance, Shane Watson earned accolades from all around the world. Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson was back to his brutal best,hitting 117 not out to help Chennai Super Kings to clinch their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title in front of thousands of supporters.
Chennai Super Kings returned to the Indian Premier League after serving a ban for two years. As expected Chennai has not disappointed their fans in winning the prestigious trophy.
Watson played 15 matches in the tournament and scored 555 runs at an average of 39.64, including 2 centuries and 2 fifties.
Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni took to Instagram and posted a picture with his wife Sakshi, daughter Ziva and the coveted IPL trophy. Apart from the picture, it was the caption that won many hearts. He gave a new name to the Man of the Match Watson – Shane ‘Shocking’ Watson’.
Shortly after the title win the Chennai Super Kings Captain M.S Dhoni took to instagram and posted a picture with his daughter ziva and wife Sakshi. Other than the picture it was the caption that gained all the attenion. MS Dhoni gave the man of the match a new name- Shane ‘shocking’ Watson.
Adding to the post Dhoni wrote” Thanks everyone for the support and Mumbai for turning yellow. Shane ‘shocking’ Watson played a shocking innings to get us through. End of a good season. Ziva doesn’t care about the trophy, wants to run on the lawn according to her wordings,” Dhoni’s post read.
However the post was not a surprise after such a thrilling performance from Shane Watson.