We are sad to announce that the Johnson Watch feature is being dropped after just one instalment.
The main reason for this is that the protagonist failed to hold up his side of the bargain. He didn’t bowl badly while hinting that he could bowl brilliantly at some point soon. He just bowled badly.
Johnson says he needs to get his head straight. Not sure what means. Probably something about needing to bowl straight.
Johnson, like Steve Harmison, is a prime example of a bowler whose performance range is too large. He sometimes hits the heights, but he sometimes hits square leg.
We told you that the tattooed arm should be ‘the doing arm’.