The WACA rose in applause as Aussie speedster Mitchell Johnson walked out to bowl one last time on Day 5 of the second Test against New Zealand, before he would draw curtains on a glorious career that spanned a decade of ferocious fast bowling.
AUSTRALIAN SPEEDSTER Mitchell Johnson called time on his international career at the end of the WACA Test against New Zealand on Tuesday, and the cricket world poured in their heartfelt tributes to the retiring cricketer.
FORMER MUMBAI INDIANS teammate and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday hailed Mitchell Johnson's aggressive approach, after the Aussie bowler announced his retirement from international cricket.
MITCHELL JOHNSON has decided to call time on his international career, with the fifth day of the second Test against New Zealand at the WACA being his last appearance in the baggy greeen.
PUNJAB ALL-ROUNDER Gurkeerat Singh Mann has been included in the India squad for the second cricket Test against South Africa, starting on Saturday in Bengaluru.
AUSTRALIA PACER Mitchell Johnson has admitted that the second Test against New Zealand, which starts in his home town Perth on Friday, could prove to be his last, adding that he now thinks about retirement every day.
THE BCCI ON Tuesday accepted the resignation of Indian Premier League (IPL) Chief Operating Officer (COO) Sundar Raman, under investigation for alleged wrongdoing in the 2013 match fixing and betting scandal.
FOLLOWING HIS four-wicket haul against South Africans in the practice match here, Board President XI seamer Shardul Thakur on Saturday said he is hopeful of an India call-up if he continues to perform well.
THE 2015 INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE (IPL) contributed Rs.11.5 billion ($182 million) to India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Friday.
BCCI SECRETARY Anurag Thakur and Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla met with representatives of six IPL franchisees here on Wednesday to update them on the recommendations proposed by the board's working committee for the next two years of the lucrative Twenty20 tournament.
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