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Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Nathan Lyon


Want to go beyond 500 Test wickets: Nathan Lyon

November 20, 2020 8:43 am

Lyon, who is just four games short of playing 100 Tests, has captured 390 wickets so far, the most by any Australian off-spinner.

Nathan Lyon eager to see how Virat Kohli adapts to empty stadiums in Australia

April 15, 2020 8:13 am

"I haven't thought about no crowds or massive crowds, it's just about the opportunity of playing against India again," said Nathan Lyon, who's excited about the prospect of hosting the Men in Blue.

Nathan Lyon has taken over from R Ashwin as best off-spinner in world cricket: Brad Hogg

April 11, 2020 11:17 am

Probably Brad Hogg drew his conclusion from the fact that R Ashwin hasn't had great overseas success as compared to Nathan Lyon, who has got wickets in all conditions.

Nathan Lyon takes 10 for the match as Australia sweep series

January 06, 2020 1:42 pm

With captain Kane Williamson and batsman Henry Nicholls missing because of a flu bug, New Zealand had no answer to the fearsome pace of Australia's quicks and the guile of Lyon's spin.

Nathan Lyon takes fifer as Australia dominate New Zealand in Sydney

January 05, 2020 5:40 pm

Already 2-0 down in the series after thumping defeats in Perth and Melbourne, New Zealand have been ravaged by illness and injury and now face a huge battle to avoid a third heavy loss before they head home.

Nathan Lyon calls concept of four-day Tests ridiculous

January 01, 2020 6:18 pm

Keen to ease out a crammed calendar, the International Cricket Council (ICC) wants four-day Tests from 2023 as part of the World Test Championship. However, most Australia players are not convinced.

A pink-ball oddball: Spinners redundant in this genre of the game?

November 29, 2019 7:50 am

Conventional wisdom says day-night Tests are pacers’ domain. Aussie off-spinner Nathan Lyon is a notable exception.

Nathan Lyon joins Lillee but reserves praise for Josh Hazlewood

August 16, 2019 9:27 am

Josh Hazlewood, who was not picked for Australia's 251-run victory in the first Test at Edgbaston, chipped in with 3-58 and proved he was fully recovered from a stress fracture in his back when he had Jason Roy caught behind on his third ball.

Aussie spin twins, Adam Zampa and Nathan Lyon, change match and perceptions

March 14, 2019 10:56 am

After much deliberation, the selectors decided to give Nathan Lyon one last shot to establish himself in a format where success has eluded him.

India vs Australia: Working on variations to keep up with wrist spinners, says Nathan Lyon

March 07, 2019 10:30 pm

Australia's premier off-spinner Nathan Lyon is looking to add a few more variations up his sleeve in order to remain relevant in limited overs cricket at a time when wrist spinners are ruling the roost.


Ashes 2017: Australia on brink of series lead after convincing start

November 26, 2017 4:50 pm

Ashes 2017: Australia need just 56 runs to go one up in the series after England were skittled out for 195 off 71.4 overs.