Mitchell Johnson

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc set for comeback from injury

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc set for comeback from injury

Starc has backed the team's fast bowlers to replicate the havoc created by the Mitchell Johnson-led attack in the Ashes whitewash of 2013-14.

Oct 03, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
England vs South Africa: Mitchell Johnson lobs Ashes grenade at beaten Joe Root & Co

England vs South Africa: Mitchell Johnson lobs Ashes grenade at beaten Joe Root & Co

South Africa thrashed England by 340 runs in Nottingham on Monday, levelling the four-match series and consigning Joe Root`s men to a seventh loss in 10 tests.

Jul 20, 2017, 00:08 AM IST
WATCH: The last Mitchell Johnson over that sealed MI's IPL 2017 final fate against RPS

WATCH: The last Mitchell Johnson over that sealed MI's IPL 2017 final fate against RPS

While some credit the entire bowling unit, others to the clever field set-up, but a lot goes out to Mitchell Johnson, who held onto his nerves in the final over, brought all his experience to use and restricted Pune from their maiden title.

May 22, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
WATCH: Huge Nathan Coulter-Nile SIX stuns Mumbai Indians owner Nita Ambani in IPL Qualifier 2

WATCH: Huge Nathan Coulter-Nile SIX stuns Mumbai Indians owner Nita Ambani in IPL Qualifier 2

On the sidelines, a visibly stunned Ambani was left gasping, hands in her mouth.

May 19, 2017, 22:33 PM IST
Cricket Australia threatens players with blunt 'no pay beyond June 30' email over wages row

Cricket Australia threatens players with blunt 'no pay beyond June 30' email over wages row

Cricket Australia (CA) has threatened its contracted players they will not be paid beyond June 30 unless they accept the governing body's proposed overhaul of player remuneration, a report said today.

May 13, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
Ajinkya Rahane, not Virat Kohli, should continue to lead Indian team: Mitchell Johnson

Ajinkya Rahane, not Virat Kohli, should continue to lead Indian team: Mitchell Johnson

As India won the decider under the captaincy of Ajinkya Rahane, Johnson tweeted that the Mumbai batsman should continue leading the side.

Mar 29, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
Virat Kohli's 'no longer friends with Aussies' remark: Cricketing Legends express  disappointment over Indian skipper's statement

Virat Kohli's 'no longer friends with Aussies' remark: Cricketing Legends express disappointment over Indian skipper's statement

Moments after India's eight-wicket victory at Dharamsala, Indian skipper Kohli clearly mentioned in the post-match press conference that after all the altercations on and off the field, he doesn't consider Australian cricketers as his friends.

Mar 29, 2017, 20:35 PM IST
India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson takes to social media to jeer Virat Kohli, says Ajinkya Rahane should captain India

India vs Australia: Mitchell Johnson takes to social media to jeer Virat Kohli, says Ajinkya Rahane should captain India

Rahane stood in for injured Kohli, and he strategically led India to a series win.

Mar 29, 2017, 08:24 AM IST
Ind vs Aus 2017: Jackson Bird may replace Steve O'Keefe for seamer-friendly Dharamsala track, feels Mitchell Johnson

Ind vs Aus 2017: Jackson Bird may replace Steve O'Keefe for seamer-friendly Dharamsala track, feels Mitchell Johnson

"For them (India) to know that it's not about Steve Smith and David Warner, other guys in the team can perform and can play out for a draw. They dug in and played exceptional cricket."

Mar 22, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
IND vs AUS: Mitchell Johnson takes a dig at Virat Kohli & Co, says hosts will be nervous heading into final Test

IND vs AUS: Mitchell Johnson takes a dig at Virat Kohli & Co, says hosts will be nervous heading into final Test

Johnson had earlier taken a dig at Anil Kumble for his comment on Steve O'Keefe after the spinner took 8 wickets against India in Pune.

Mar 20, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
Brad Hogg comes forth in support of Virat Kohli, asks Australians to get off their high horse

Brad Hogg comes forth in support of Virat Kohli, asks Australians to get off their high horse

The entire controversy had kicked off after Umesh Yadav had dismissed Aussie skipper Steve Smith of an LBW, after which the right-handed batsman was spotted referring to the Australian dressing room for DRS assistance

Mar 12, 2017, 17:07 PM IST
Virat Kohli letting his emotions get the better of him this series, says Mitchell Johnson

Virat Kohli letting his emotions get the better of him this series, says Mitchell Johnson

Scoring a total of just 40 runs in four innings in comparison to his clinical double tons in the previous home series, the Delhi lad has failed to pull off a much needed captain's knock to boost his side.

Mar 12, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson takes a subtle dig at Virat Kohli, puts himself in a Twitter war with Indian fans

Mitchell Johnson takes a subtle dig at Virat Kohli, puts himself in a Twitter war with Indian fans

Johnson also admitted he was itching to go out in the middle and be a part of the series, especially since it was getting firey.

Mar 12, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson takes a dig at Anil Kumble over calling Steve O'Keefe 'steady'

Mitchell Johnson takes a dig at Anil Kumble over calling Steve O'Keefe 'steady'

O'Keefe was named man of the match for his career best 12-wicket haul in the match, 6/35 in first innings and 6/35 in second innings.

Feb 25, 2017, 16:13 PM IST
IPL 2017 Auction: Top 5 overseas players to watch out for!

IPL 2017 Auction: Top 5 overseas players to watch out for!

Overseas players have always entertained fans in the Indian Premier League (IPL) since it's inception, be it be Brendon McCullum's knock of 158* in the very first IPL match or Chris Gayle's monstro

Feb 19, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson says Virat Kohli's maturity the prime reason behind his rise to absolute top

Mitchell Johnson says Virat Kohli's maturity the prime reason behind his rise to absolute top

Johnson had plenty of heated exchanges of words on-pitch with Kohli during India's tour to Down Under in 2014.

Feb 18, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli's epic fight with Mitchell Johnson highlights his real character — VIDEOS INSIDE

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli's epic fight with Mitchell Johnson highlights his real character — VIDEOS INSIDE

Kohli has played some of his best Test knocks against the Aussies, majority of those coming when India were down.

Feb 04, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson at his devastating best, hits Marcus Stoinis where it hurts most — WATCH VIDEO

Mitchell Johnson at his devastating best, hits Marcus Stoinis where it hurts most — WATCH VIDEO

It happened off the penultimate ball of the 15th over, bowled by ever furious Mitchell Johnson.

Jan 14, 2017, 22:08 PM IST
Mitchell Johnson rules out return to Australian team despite strong comeback in Big Bash League

Mitchell Johnson rules out return to Australian team despite strong comeback in Big Bash League

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon floated the prospect of Johnson coming out of international retirement for next month`s T20 series against Sri Lanka.

Jan 13, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Big Bash League: Mitchell Johnson returns, Chris Gayle opts out of this year's star-studded league

Big Bash League: Mitchell Johnson returns, Chris Gayle opts out of this year's star-studded league

The prodigious-hitting West Indian caused outrage during the last BBL with his infamous interview with a female TV reporter during a spell with the Melbourne Renegades.

Dec 19, 2016, 11:15 AM IST