Shane Watson Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Net Worth, Facts & More

Shane Watson is an Australian cricketer who plays for Tasmania in domestic cricket and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Shane Watson is a Right-arm fast-medium Bowler and Right-hand batsman.

Shane Watson  Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts


Full Name

Shane Robert Watson


Watto and White Shark






Right arm fast medium


Terry Alderman

Jersey Number

  • #33 Australia International Cricket Team


  • National Team Australia International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Tasmania Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Chennai Super Kings (IPL)

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Shane Watson  was born on 17 June 1981 in Delhi, India.


He is currently 40 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Ipswich, Queensland, Australia


  • School –  
    • Ipswich Grammar School, Ipswich, Queensland
  • College –
    • Not known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 6 feet 0 inches
  • In centimeters – 183 cm
  • In meters – 1.83 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 69 kg
  • In Pounds – 152 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 13 Inches

Eye Color

Light blue

Hair Color

Light blue

Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Bob Watson
Shane Watson His Father
  • Mother – Barb Watson
  • Siblings – Nicole Watson (Sisters)

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Shane Watson dated –
    • Lee Furlong

Marital Status


  • Wife – Lee Furlong
Shane Watson With Lee Furlong
  • Children’s –
    • Son – William Watson
    • Daughters – Matilda Victoria Watson
Shane Watson With Children’s


Career Turning Point

His above-mentioned knock of 120 against Jammu & Kashmir got him the ticket to play for India in the T20I format against England in September 2014.


Test Debut

2 January 2005 v Pakistan

ODI Debut

5 September 2015 v England

T20 Debut

24 February 2006 v South Africa

IPL Debut

Shane Watson made his IPL debut for Rajasthan Royals. Rajasthan Royals Buy him Rs 50 lakhs in the auctions of IPL 2008.


• Highest ODI score by an Australian batsman with unbeaten 185 off 96 balls against Bangladesh in 2011.

• 2nd highest number of 6’s in a ODI innings with 15.

• He is the only player who had hit a half-century and take 3 wickets in a T20 match thrice.

Shane Watson Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not known
Test Fee: Not known
ODI Fee: Not known
T20 Fee: Not known
IPL 13: Rs. 4 Crores

Shane Watson has an estimated total Networth of Rs 206 Crore ($ 28 Million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Shane Watson Cars And Bikes Collection

  1. Audi Q5
  2. Volvo XC60
Shane Watson With His Car

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shane Watson 

• Watson is counted among the best All-rounder Australia has ever produced.

• Though he is a Queenslander, he initially played domestic cricket in Australia for Tasmania.

• The opening batting pair of him and Simon Katich in Test matches averaged 54.39 together.