Lyon spins Australia to victory

2017-09-07 13:13

Nathan Lyon spun Australia to a series-levelling win over Bangladesh with a 13 wicket match-haul in the second and final Test.

Bangladesh fight back in Chittagong

2017-09-04 14:18

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon claimed five wickets on a turning pitch, but Bangladesh fought back on the opening day of the second Test.

Aussies mull three-pronged spin attack

2017-09-03 14:08

Australian captain Steve Smith is considering fielding three spinners in the must-win Test against Bangladesh.

Overtaking Benaud means little to Lyon

2017-08-25 15:48

Nathan Lyon is not carried away by the prospect of overtaking Richie Benaud to become Australia's second most successful spinner.

Lyon: I've got no problem with Kohli

2017-04-15 15:16

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has said that he has no problem with India skipper Virat Kohli after the Border-Gavaskar Test series.

Lyon breaks new ground as Aus skittle India

2017-03-04 13:39

The best ever return by a foreign bowler in India from Nathan Lyon helped Australia take control of the second Test against India in Bangalore.

Lyon to mimic Ashwin's blueprint

2017-01-13 11:28

As Nathan Lyon gets ready for a long and hard tour of India with Australia he has been studying the methods of number one Test bowler Ravichandran Ashwin.

Smith lauds Starc, Lyon after Melbourne win

2016-12-30 13:36

Skipper Steve Smith paid tribute to Mitchell Starc's match-turning impact to spur Australia to a sensational series victory over Pakistan.

Lyon's Australia Test spot in a spin

2016-12-29 12:25

Australia captain Steve Smith has criticised Nathan Lyon's bowling consistency, but has left the spinner's place in the Test team up to the selectors.

Starc, Lyon put Aussies on top

2016-08-13 10:10

Australian bowlers Mitchell Starc and Nathan Lyon decimated the Sri Lankan batting line-up as the hosts stood at 55/5 at lunch on the opening day of the third Test.


Bangladesh rattled as Lyon strikes

2017-09-07 08:25

Skipper Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman were at the crease after Australian spinner Nathan Lyon rattled the Bangladesh top-order with his three crucial strikes.

Lyon claims three scalps early

2017-09-04 09:16

Australian spinner Nathan Lyon claimed three wickets on a turning pitch to restrict Bangladesh to 70 for three at lunch on the opening day of the second Test in Chittagong.

Aussie spinners strike after Shakib, Tamim fifties

2017-08-27 12:14

Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal hit half-centuries for Bangladesh in their landmark 50th Test before Australian spinners struck back on the first day of the opening Test.

Worcestershire sign Aussie off-spinner Lyon

2017-05-02 13:40

Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has signed for Worcestershire for the duration of the ICC Champions Trophy.

Lyon roars for Australia

2017-03-26 15:16

Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon emerged as the unlikely hero, taking four key Indian wickets on an engrossing second day of the decisive fourth and final Test.

Lyon, O'Keefe turn to spin greats for India help

2017-02-07 13:52

Nathan Lyon and Steve O'Keefe have sought help from two of Test cricket's greatest off-spinners ahead of Australia's series in India.

Aussies push for series clean sweep

2017-01-06 10:05

Australia were nine wickets away from a series clean sweep and Pakistan an improbable 410 runs from victory with one day left in the third Test.

Australia name squad for 3rd Test at SCG

2016-12-30 10:16

Selectors added spinners Ashton Agar and Stephen O'Keefe to a 13-man Australia squad for next week's final Test against Pakistan.

Lyon confident of Aussie turnaround against Proteas

2016-10-16 19:51

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon has expressed confidence in his team's ability to turn things around as they prepare to face South Africa in a three Test series.

Lyon admits Oz outclassed by Sri Lanka

2016-08-08 13:05

Underfire Australia spinner Nathan Lyon admits his side have been totally outplayed in their series defeat to Sri Lanka.

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