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Australia v England, 1st Ashes Test, Brisbane, 2nd day

Lyon shrugs off trash-talk criticism

Nov 24, 2017: Nathan Lyon has defended his controversial pre-Ashes comments about Matt Prior and wanting to end England players' careers

Brydon Coverdale at the Gabba

Australia v England, 1st Test, The Ashes 2017-18, 1st day, Brisbane

Brisbane clouds clear for Cummins and Lyon

Nov 23, 2017: Two Australian bowlers in the thick of the first-day action found the Gabba shining more benignly upon them than usual

Brydon Coverdale at the Gabba

The Ashes 2017-18

Trashes to Ashes: England find the calm before the storm

Nov 21, 2017: Given their imperfect preparation, England are probably just about as well-placed as they could be going into the series

George Dobell in Brisbane

The Ashes 2017-18

'It could be your career that ends': Prior steps up war of words with Lyon

Nov 21, 2017: Matt Prior, the former England wicketkeeper, has stepped up his war of words with Australia's Nathan Lyon

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The Ashes 2017-18

Prior rubbishes Lyon's 'scared' claim

Nov 20, 2017: Nathan Lyon has suggested Matt Prior "wanted to fly home" during the 2013-14 Ashes because he was intimidated by Mitchell Johnson

George Dobell in Brisbane

The Ashes 2017-18

Australia aim to remind England of Mitchell Johnson

Nov 20, 2017: Nathan Lyon believes that the trio of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins can hurt England as badly as the Mitchell Johnson-led attack did four years ago

Brydon Coverdale in Brisbane

Queensland v New South Wales, Sheffield Shield 2017-18, Brisbane, 3rd day

Burnt toast stops play

Nov 15, 2017: Nathan Lyon was in paradise, until he decided to make himself something to eat, which somehow led to fire trucks arriving at a cricket ground

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'I was so mentally drained by the end of the India tour I had nothing left'

Nov 2, 2017: Steven Smith talks about how he became Australia captain, the challenges he faced on the India tour, and bringing back the ruthless tone of the 2013-14 Ashes

Interview by Daniel Brettig

JLT One-Day Cup 2017-18

Ross equals de Villiers' record in Redbacks win

Oct 6, 2017: The 25-year old smashed Nathan Lyon for 32 runs to equal AB de Villiers' Australian record for the most runs scored in a single over

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JLT One-day Cup

Australia's woes open doors for aspirants in JLT Cup

Sep 26, 2017: Following series defeats in New Zealand and India, and an early Champions Trophy exit, Australia's domestic tournament presents ample opportunity for players to stake a claim for a place in the national side

Daniel Brettig

Australia in Bangladesh 2017

Evolving Lyon clears all doubts

Sep 8, 2017: From the verge of being left out of Australia's Test team last year, Nathan Lyon has progressed, as a bowler and leader, to the extent that he is now indispensable to the squad

Daniel Brettig

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong

Lyon cracks the Asian challenge

Sep 7, 2017: Nathan Lyon became only the second non-Asian, after Ian Botham, to take 13 wickets in a Test in Asia

Gaurav Sundararaman

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 4th day

Lyon finishes with best figures by an Australian in Asia

Sep 7, 2017: Lyon also became only the second offspinner - the first in over 110 years - to take two ten-wicket hauls in Tests for his country

Gaurav Sundararaman

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 4th day

Lyon, Warner power series-saving Australia victory

Sep 7, 2017: Peter Handscomb and Glenn Maxwell took charge of a small target in fading light, after Lyon had made the sprint finish possible by scooping his third six-wicket haul in succession

The Report by Daniel Brettig

Bangladesh v Australia, Second Test

Lyon: most five-fors in Asia in 2017

Sep 5, 2017: The offspinner also has the most seven-fors by a visiting bowler in Tests in Asia

Gaurav Sundararaman

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 1st day

Lyon exposes Bangladesh's offspin problem

Sep 4, 2017: Having struggled against Moeen Ali, R Ashwin and Dilruwan Perera over the past 12 months, Bangladesh's array of left-hand batsmen were undone by another orthodox offspinner on the first day of the Chittagong Test

Mohammad Isam in Chittagong

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 1st day

'Have to put my ego away and bowl ugly' - Lyon

Sep 4, 2017: Nathan Lyon's fine form in Asia continued with another five-for in Chittagong, also moving past Jason Gillespie to become the seventh-highest Australian wicket-taker in Tests

Brydon Coverdale

Bangladesh v Australia, 2nd Test, Chittagong, 1st day

Mushfiqur, Sabbir lift Bangladesh after Lyon's strikes

Sep 4, 2017: Lyon's five-for threatened to derail Bangladesh, but they were rescued by a 105-run sixth-wicket stand from half-centurions Mushfiqur and Sabbir

The Report by Daniel Brettig

Bangladesh v Australia, 1st Test, Mirpur, 3rd day

Warner, Smith, Lyon set up thrilling finish

Aug 29, 2017: Nathan Lyon claimed six wickets to help bowl Bangladesh out for 221, before David Warner and Steven Smith added an unbeaten 81 runs for the third wicket in Australia's chase of 265

The Report by Brydon Coverdale

Bangladesh v Australia, 1st Test, Mirpur, 1st day

Lyon's persistence leaves only Warne ahead

Aug 27, 2017: While measuring up-and-coming Australian spinners against Shane Warne effectively sets them up for failure, Nathan Lyon has shown himself to be an example worth looking up to

Daniel Brettig
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