11 episodes

Mitchell Johnson is one of Australia's greatest ever fast bowlers. With hundreds of wickets to his name, he struck fear in to batsmen all over the world. But despite the fiery exterior, there was a vulnerable and self-conscious man underneath. Join the legendary quick as he shares stories from his career in the game, speaks to some of Cricket's biggest icons and explains why bowling 150 clicks doesn't make you invincible. Alongside accomplished Cricket journalist Bharat Sundaresan, subscribe to this podcast now to find out more about the man behind the mo. This is The Mitchell Johnson Cricket Show.

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    • 4.6 • 12 Ratings

Mitchell Johnson is one of Australia's greatest ever fast bowlers. With hundreds of wickets to his name, he struck fear in to batsmen all over the world. But despite the fiery exterior, there was a vulnerable and self-conscious man underneath. Join the legendary quick as he shares stories from his career in the game, speaks to some of Cricket's biggest icons and explains why bowling 150 clicks doesn't make you invincible. Alongside accomplished Cricket journalist Bharat Sundaresan, subscribe to this podcast now to find out more about the man behind the mo. This is The Mitchell Johnson Cricket Show.

    Why I wrote the David Warner article and my reaction to George Bailey's comments

    Why I wrote the David Warner article and my reaction to George Bailey's comments

    Mitch has been making headlines across world cricket this week after his opinion article on David Warner's farewell test series for Australia this summer.
    Join Mitch and Bharat Sundaresan on this week's episode as Mitch discusses why he wrote the article, why he thinks Warner doesn't deserve his sentimental send off and why he is disappointed at the comments made by selector George Bailey.
    Hit follow or subscribe to this podcast now to be notified the next time a new episode is released, and leave a review to let Mitch and Bharat know what you think of the show.
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    • 42 min
    How I prepared to DESTROY England in the 2013 Ashes!

    How I prepared to DESTROY England in the 2013 Ashes!

    Mitchell Johnson and the 2013 Ashes. You can't mention one without mentioning the other. But just how did Mitch prepare for a series which defined his cricketing legacy? Dennis Lillee, time with family and ignoring the coaches' instructions all played a part...
    Join Mitch and Bharat on this week's episode as they look in to the build up for one of the all-time great bowling performances.
    Hit follow or subscribe to this podcast now to be notified the next time a new episode is released, and leave a review to let Mitch and Bharat know what you think of the show.
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    • 55 min
    'I bowled as fast as I could because I was so angry!' - Unveiling the Glenn Maxwell spirit, and what makes Indian crowds so unique?

    'I bowled as fast as I could because I was so angry!' - Unveiling the Glenn Maxwell spirit, and what makes Indian crowds so unique?

    The 2023 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup is in full swing as we approach the finish line, and both Mitchell & Bharat discuss all latest action as Australia face South Africa in the semi-finals. 
    But there's one man on the radar as Mitchell recalls inside stories of Glenn Maxwell and just what makes him tick, and why he is key to Australia's bid for glory.

    Hit follow or subscribe to this podcast now to be notified the next time a new episode is released, and leave a review to let Mitch and Bharat know what you think of the show.
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    • 41 min
    Maxwell mischief and Warner wizardry! Australia's Cricket World Cup so far

    Maxwell mischief and Warner wizardry! Australia's Cricket World Cup so far

    The 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup has been lengthy. We still aren't even at the semi final stage! On this episode, Mitch and Bharat give their take on how Australia have performed so far, from David Warner's excellent touch with the bat to Glenn Maxwell's strange golf cart injury...
    Hit follow or subscribe to this podcast now to be notified the next time a new episode is released, and leave a review to let Mitch and Bharat know what you think of the show.
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    • 34 min
    How I got my famous action, beefing with Kevin Pietersen and advertising biscuits with Virender Sehwag!

    How I got my famous action, beefing with Kevin Pietersen and advertising biscuits with Virender Sehwag!

    This is The Mitchell Johnson Cricket Show, the podcast where you'll learn more about the man behind the mo. On today's show, Mitch and Bharat will go through your questions for the legendary paceman - don't forget to ask yours by using #AskMitch!
    In this episode, Mitch reveals some of the finer details behind his bowling action and the technical adjustments he had to make to make him one of the world's best. Plus, we hear about his on-field Ashes beef with Kevin Pietersen and what some of the strangest things he's had to do for sponsors...
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    • 49 min
    Drinking beers on the plane, enjoying our cricket and recovering from Phil Hughes loss – how we won the 2015 World Cup

    Drinking beers on the plane, enjoying our cricket and recovering from Phil Hughes loss – how we won the 2015 World Cup

    Mitchell Johnson is part of elite company - retiring at the end of a winning World Cup campaign. On this week's show, Mitch takes us through the 2015 tournament in Australia and New Zealand and how togetherness played a key part.
    Hit follow or subscribe to this podcast now to be notified the next time a new episode is released, and leave a review to let Mitch and Bharat know what you think of the show.
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    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

GH8435 ,

Mitch has a heart of gold

Mitchell Johnson has a heart of gold. To see how generous he is with young fans speaks so highly of his character. He is one of the greats on the field and an inspiration for young fast bowlers. Thanks for sharing this podcast to hear more of Mitch’s insights.

hosty_mccool ,

Top notch

Mitch/ell and Bharat are great - looking forward to more. Great to have a West and South Aussie on the podcast feed.

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