Twitterati bid goodbye to ‘scary’ Mitchell Johnson

Twitterati bid goodbye to ‘scary’ Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson retired from international cricket on Tuesday midway through the New Zealand series.

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Mitchell Johnson walks out to bat one last time for Australia against New Zealand on Tuesday. (Source: AP)

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson decided to hang his boots from all forms of cricket on Tuesday midway from the New Zealand series.

Once the news broke, the micro-blogging site was flooded with the messages from his fans and his colleagues.


Here are some of the best messages on Twitter.






Brings tears to my eyes to think that I won’t play again with my great mate @MitchJohnson398. Great team man, great friend & cricket legend

Another retirement post #CWC15 This time it is the turn of Mitchell Johnson

Massive congrats to great mate @MitchJohnson398 on a fantastic career. Will be a few batsmen in the world breathing easier! Congrats mate!

Well played @MitchJohnson398. You had an impact on the game and very few can say that about themselves.

Congrats @MitchJohnson398 on a remarkable career👏Always enjoyed the onfield tussle with you mate.Good luck with your retirement👍