Shane Watson admits he missed bowling in first Test

Watson said he will stick to his plan of resuming bowling during the second half of the IPL so that he can contribute with the ball during Australia's Ashes tour of England in July and August.

updated: March 01, 2013 16:15 IST
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Hyderabad: Shane Watson has realised he can never give up bowling completely in his career after watching his team mates getting butchered by the Indian batsmen during the first Test, which left the Australian all-rounder with a temptation to start rolling his arms over again.

Ravaged by injuries, Watson had committed to playing only as a batsman on his comeback during the four-Test series, but with the Aussies struggling to contain the hosts, he is itching to bowl again.

"That was a time that reaffirmed to me that I do want to bowl," Watson was quoted as saying by 'ESPN Cricinfo'.

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