Australia vs India 3rd Test Melbourne: After ICC called the ‘Perth’ pitch as average, former cricketers Mitchell Johnson and Aakash Chopra got engaged in a Twitter war. While the former Australian speedster felt the pitch was good and such pitches are good for Test cricket, Aakash did not agree with him. It was the Aussie speedster who did not comprehend with the rating for the pitch. Former Australian speedster, Mitchell Johnson slammed ICC for the rating in a tweet, “Nothing wrong with it. It was exciting to watch a contest between bat and ball for a change and not these dull flat tracks being served up constantly. I’d actually be interested in knowing what a good pitch is? Hope for another exciting test at the MCG.” Also Read - SRH vs DC 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 IPL 2020: Pitch Report, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals T20 Match 47 at Dubai International Cricket Stadium 7.30 PM IST October 27 Tuesday
Former Indian opener turned cricket expert, Aakash Chopra disagreed with Johnson’s views and quoted his tweet saying, “Vihari bowled a bouncer on the ‘first day’ to dismiss a well set Harris. I rest my case.” Also Read - KKR vs KXIP 2020, IPL Today Match Report: Mandeep Singh, Chris Gayle, Mohammed Shami Propel Kings XI Punjab to Top Four in Points Table, Beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 8 Wickets
This led to a series of tweets which saw Johnson getting worked up while Aakash tried to present his point of view. Here are the tweets:
It seems Mitchell Johnson has deleted all his tweets as it cannot be accessed.