Articles about Mitchell Johnson

Former Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson, who was born on November 2, 1981, played in all forms of the game. In 2015, he announced his retirement from international cricket. A left-arm fast bowler and a left-handed batsman, Johnson, in 2007, made his Test debut for Australia. Johnson, who was widely known as the fastest bowler of his era, was awarded International Cricket Council’s Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy in 2009. Born and brought up in Townsville, Queensland, his first sporting love was Tennis. He also had an opportunity to shift to Brisbane in order to establish his tennis career at the age of 14 but he turned it down and began focusing on cricket. In May 2011, he married former model Jessica Bratich who is also a Karate black belt holder.

Need to strike fine balance while confronting Kohli: Aaron Finch

14 Dec 2020

Need to strike fine balance while confronting Kohli: Aaron Finch

Australian white-ball captain Aaron Finch has advised his Test compatriots to strike a fine balance while confronting Virat Kohli in the opening Test against India.

Unstoppable Mumbai Indians win fifth IPL title: Records broken

10 Nov 2020

Unstoppable Mumbai Indians win fifth IPL title: Records broken

Mumbai Indians thrashed Delhi Capitals to win the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 title.

IPL 2020, KXIP vs RR: Preview, Dream11 and stats

29 Oct 2020

IPL 2020, KXIP vs RR: Preview, Dream11 and stats

High-flying Kings XI Punjab will be facing Rajasthan Royals in match number 50 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season on Friday.

IPL 2020, SRH vs KXIP: Preview, Dream11 and stats

07 Oct 2020

IPL 2020, SRH vs KXIP: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad face each other in match number 22 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

IPL 2020, MI vs SRH: Preview, Dream11 and stats

03 Oct 2020

IPL 2020, MI vs SRH: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Mumbai Indians face Sunrisers Hyderabad in match number 17 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 on Sunday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why does Team India falter in ICC tournaments?

13 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why does Team India falter in ICC tournaments?

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir recently stated that Team India lacks the ability to handle pressure in knockout games.

#ThisDayThatYear: A maiden IPL title for Mumbai Indians

26 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: A maiden IPL title for Mumbai Indians

On this day in 2013, Mumbai Indians won their first ever Indian Premier League title.

Ranking Virat Kohli's best five Test innings in losing cause

05 May 2020

Ranking Virat Kohli's best five Test innings in losing cause

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has always fancied the longest format, ever since he burst on to the international stage.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding the impact of different cricket pitches

01 Mar 2021

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding the impact of different cricket pitches

Over the past few days, the debate centering the Motera wicket has been doing rounds.

A look at the best IPL finals of all time

11 Apr 2020

A look at the best IPL finals of all time

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season faces uncertainty amid the the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why is Kane Williamson the player of all seasons?

08 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why is Kane Williamson the player of all seasons?

An architect in Test cricket, a floater in the ODIs and a terrific T20I finisher, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has been ruling the roost ever since he burst on to the international stage.

IPL 2020: Five famous victories of Mumbai Indians

11 Mar 2020

IPL 2020: Five famous victories of Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have been the most successful team in the history of Indian Premier League.

Indian cab-driver refuses fare, offered dinner by Pakistani cricketers

26 Nov 2019

Indian cab-driver refuses fare, offered dinner by Pakistani cricketers

Keeping the political differences aside, the Pakistani cricketers won the hearts of millions of Indians after they offered dinner to an Indian-origin cab-driver in Australia.

3rd T20I, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

08 Nov 2019

3rd T20I, Australia beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

The Australian cricket team thrashed a lacklustre Pakistan outfit to win the third T20I and seal the three-match series 2-0.

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

06 Oct 2019

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team thrashed South Africa to seal the first Test and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

India vs SA, Day 3: Here are the records broken

04 Oct 2019

India vs SA, Day 3: Here are the records broken

India still have a 117-run lead against South Africa after a fascinating third day of the ongoing first Test match in Vizag.

New Zealand beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

20 Jun 2019

New Zealand beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

New Zealand kept their unbeaten run going in the ICC World Cup 2019.

Australian sports company defaults on payments to Dhoni, Tendulkar

07 Jan 2019

Australian sports company defaults on payments to Dhoni, Tendulkar

India's cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and MS Dhoni are among 30 cricketers, who may suffer financial losses due to their contract with an Australian company, Spartan Sports.

Mitchell Johnson didn't give interview to TOI praising Jasprit Bumrah

24 Dec 2018

Mitchell Johnson didn't give interview to TOI praising Jasprit Bumrah

Former Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson is upset with Times of India for fabricating an interview, which he claimed he never gave.

#IndiaInAustralia: Mitchell Johnson slams Virat Kohli - Know why

19 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Mitchell Johnson slams Virat Kohli - Know why

Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has slammed Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli for his antics in the recently concluded second Test in Perth versus Australia.

Nathan Lyon goes past these two Aussie legends

16 Oct 2018

Nathan Lyon goes past these two Aussie legends

Australian spinner Nathan Lyon showed, yet again, why he is one of the best spinners in world cricketer.

Mitchell Johnson bids adieu to all forms of cricket

19 Aug 2018

Mitchell Johnson bids adieu to all forms of cricket

Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has retired from all forms of cricket.

Kings XI vs Knight Riders: Preview, head-to-head and Fantasy XI

12 May 2018

Kings XI vs Knight Riders: Preview, head-to-head and Fantasy XI

Kings XI Punjab will be welcoming an inconsistent Kolkata Knight Riders for match number 44 of the Indian Premier League 2018.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians: Preview, head-to-head and Fantasy-XI

09 May 2018

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians: Preview, head-to-head and Fantasy-XI

Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians will be meeting for the second time in four days in match number 41 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018.

KKR host table toppers CSK in a must win contest

03 May 2018

KKR host table toppers CSK in a must win contest

KKR have a task at hand when table toppers CSK come knocking on the doors of the Eden Gardens for match number 33 of 2018 Indian Premier League.

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils: Match preview

16 Apr 2018

Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils: Match preview

Kolkata Knight Riders are gearing up to welcome former captain Gautam Gambhir to the Eden Gardens as they lock horns with the Delhi Daredevils.

KKR vs DD: Head-to-head, Playing XI and other interesting stats

16 Apr 2018

KKR vs DD: Head-to-head, Playing XI and other interesting stats

Kolkata Knight Riders are desperate to win as they host Delhi Daredevils in the 13th match of 2018 IPL at the Eden Gardens.

CSK vs KKR: Head-to-head, playing XI and other interesting stats

10 Apr 2018

CSK vs KKR: Head-to-head, playing XI and other interesting stats

Chennai Super Kings will host Kolkata Knight Riders in their second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 campaign.

IPL 2018: Best fantasy XI for KKR vs CSK encounter

10 Apr 2018

IPL 2018: Best fantasy XI for KKR vs CSK encounter

Dinesh Karthik's Kolkata Knight Riders will face Chennai Super Kings in their second game of the IPL 11 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium.

IPL 2018: Probable playing XI for Kolkata Knight Riders

06 Apr 2018

IPL 2018: Probable playing XI for Kolkata Knight Riders

In the 2018 edition of IPL, Kolkata Knight Riders find themselves in a completely new territory.

IPL 2018: Chris Lynn resumes business in the nets

03 Apr 2018

IPL 2018: Chris Lynn resumes business in the nets

Kolkata Knight Riders opener Chris Lynn seems to be fit again as he was seen batting in full flow, alongside Sunil Narine, during the practice sessions held on Monday at the Eden Gardens.

It might be the last IPL for these players

24 Mar 2018

It might be the last IPL for these players

Several marquee names like Martin Guptill, Lasith Malinga, Hashim Amla and Dale Steyn went unsold at the IPL 2018 auction.

SA vs AUS: Which team holds the edge in 3rd-Test?

21 Mar 2018

SA vs AUS: Which team holds the edge in 3rd-Test?

The much-awaited third Test between South Africa and Australia will kick off on Thursday at the Newlands cricket stadium in Cape Town.

IPL 2018: Sunil Narine's bowling action reported; could miss IPL

16 Mar 2018

IPL 2018: Sunil Narine's bowling action reported; could miss IPL

Sunil Narine faced a huge blow after his bowling action was reported during the ongoing Pakistan Super League.

Squad analysis IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders

13 Mar 2018

Squad analysis IPL 2018: Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders will be banking heavily on their West Indian pair Andre Russell and Sunil Narine.

Mitchell Johnson suffers gruesome head injury while training

13 Mar 2018

Mitchell Johnson suffers gruesome head injury while training

Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson got himself injured during a gym session.

IPL-auctions: 36 players have set their base-price at Rs. 2cr

14 Jan 2018

IPL-auctions: 36 players have set their base-price at Rs. 2cr

36 players, including the likes of seasoned international cricketers like Stokes, Starc, Dhawan and Ashwin have listed their base price as Rs. 2 cr for the upcoming IPL 2018 auctions.

Top five bowlers with most wickets in a calendar year

04 Dec 2017

Top five bowlers with most wickets in a calendar year

As 2017 cricket-season nears its end, South Africa's Kagiso Rabada, with 81 wickets, is the leading wicket-taker this year across all formats.

What made Mumbai Indians the IPL10 winners?

22 May 2017

What made Mumbai Indians the IPL10 winners?

Mumbai Indians put on a brilliant performance against Rising Pune Supergiant to win the finals of 2017 Indian Premier League by one run in a last over thriller.

IPL10- Mumbai defeat Pune to lift their third title

21 May 2017

IPL10- Mumbai defeat Pune to lift their third title

Mumbai Indians defeated Rising Pune Supergiant to win the 2017 Indian Premier League. Mumbai won by only one run to win their third IPL title.