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Mitchell Johnson elected MCC honorary life member

The announcement was made by the club on Sunday during the second Ashes Test which ended in a tense draw at Lord's. 
 

Aug 19, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Australian pacer Pat Cummins displaces top-placed Kagiso Rabada in ICC Test rankings

Cummins as well as James Anderson have moved on to the No 1 and No 2 spot in the rankings, following an unexpected defeat for South Africa in the first Test at Durban againsr Sri Lanka.

Feb 17, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

Pat Cummins recognised for stepping up in an otherwise bleak year for Australia

Cummins's efforts to drag Australia back to respectability were recognised as he claimed a maiden Allan Border Medal as the country's leading cricketer.

Feb 12, 2019, 09:25 AM IST

Mitchell Johnson names Glenn Maxwell as Australian captain in his 2019 World Cup squad

Australia will begin their World Cup defence against Afghanistan in Bristol on June 1.

Jan 20, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Perth pitch was by no means 'average': Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar

Match referee Ranjan Madugalle had rated the pitch at the Perth Stadium as 'average', the lowest pass mark provided by the ICC when they assess the pitch and outfield of Test grounds.

Dec 23, 2018, 20:44 PM IST

Mitchell Johnson, Aakash Chopra in war of words over 'average' Perth pitch

ICC match referee Ranjan Madugalle rated the pitch for the second Test at Perth as "average", which is the lowest pass mark provided by the world's cricket governing body when they rate the pitch and outfield of Test grounds.

Dec 22, 2018, 12:52 PM IST

Former Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson lashes out at Virat Kohli, calls him ‘silly and disrespectful’

At the end of the match, you should be able to look each other in the eyes, shake hands and say 'great contest', says Johnson.

Dec 19, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar, Mitchell Johnson tweet praising Australia's thumping Test win over India in Perth

Australia made a stunning comeback to thrash India by 146 runs before lunch on the fifth day of the second Test to level up the four-match series 1-1 at the Perth Stadium on Tuesday. Chasing a respectable target of 287 runs to win, India crumbled for 140 in 56 overs after resuming their day from the overnight score of 112 for five to hand the hosts a much-needed win. 

Dec 18, 2018, 11:18 AM IST

Former Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson offers Starc help ahead of Perth Test against India

Johnson, the fifth-highest wicket-taker for Australia in Test history, feels his former teammate is perhaps struggling with something in his mind.

Dec 12, 2018, 20:41 PM IST

Australian skipper Tim Paine backs pace-bowler Mitchell Starc to rediscover himself in Perth clash against India

The 28-year-old fast bowler was critised for his below-par performance in the first Test held in Adelaide where he failed to make an impact by picking wickets.

Dec 11, 2018, 21:24 PM IST

McGrath, Johnson slam Starc's performance on day four in Adelaide Test against India

Despite recording tidy figures of 1-18 from 10 overs during his spell, Starc failed to make his presence felt by picking wickets when it mattered the most.

Dec 09, 2018, 20:19 PM IST

Don't let Virat Kohli be a bully: Ricky Ponting's message to Australian cricketers

Had he been the captain, Ponting says he wouldn't have allowed Virat Kohli to get a good start.

Dec 03, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

India in Australia: Mitchell Johnson takes a dig at Virat Kohli's pledge to be sledge-free

Virat Kohli insisted that he had matured as a cricketer and promised to not start arguments against the Australians but only finish them. 

Nov 17, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

Ashes, 3rd Test: Mitchell Starc's 'Ball of the Ashes' reminds of Johnson's magic delivery against Cheteshwar Pujara — Watch

Rain forced early closer to fourth day's play at the WACA, but not before Australia reduced England to 132/4. The visitors still trailing by 127 runs after the hosts declared their first innings at 662/9.

Dec 17, 2017, 19:49 PM IST

Forget Mitchell Johnson and there are no magic balls, says Alastair Cook

Johnson etched his name into Australian sporting folklore by plundering England`s order for 37 wickets at an average of 13.97.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

England return to 'Gabbatoir' to face their demons

Cook's brilliant, unbeaten 235 in the second innings, a record, ensured a draw that galvanized Andrew Strauss's team at the start of their 3-1 series triumph.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:45 PM IST

Refreshed Steve Smith promises to re-open England's Ashes 'scars'

Smith has indelible memories of the shattering effect of the opening Brisbane Test from the last 2013-14 Ashes battle in Australia on the remainder of that series.

Nov 02, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

England can win the Ashes without Ben Stokes, says Mitchell Johnson

Stokes will not travel to Australia with the England squad when they fly out next Saturday as he waits to learn whether he will face criminal charges over an incident outside a nightclub in September.

Oct 23, 2017, 15:20 PM IST

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

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