Sydney - Former Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has
ruled out a return to international cricket after taking three wickets for
three runs for the Perth Scorchers in a semi-final of the Twenty20 Big Bash
Johnson's effort, which recalled the best form of his
career, propelled Perth into their fifth final in the last six years.
Asked after the match whether he would consider a return to
the Australia Twenty20 team, Johnson was emphatic that he was happy in
He said, "I don't think I want to play to be honest. I
don't think it would be as enjoyable for me. I've had my moment in the sun, and
that's done and dusted. These young guys are still playing better cricket than
The Big Bash final is on Saturday.