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Australia in India 2016-17

Smith and spinners stand out for Australia

Mar 29, 2017: Marks out of ten for Australia's players at the end of their 1-2 series loss to India

Brydon Coverdale

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 2nd day

Lyon's blockbuster start to hard scrap

Mar 26, 2017: Nathan Lyon claimed 5 for 34 on Test debut in Galle in 2011 but since then he has had to grind for every bit of success

Jarrod Kimber in Dharamsala

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 2nd day

Change in tactics turned things around - Lyon

Mar 26, 2017: After speaking with Steven Smith at tea, Nathan Lyon settled on a tactic of coming over the wicket to Ajinkya Rahane and varying the pace of his deliveries, notably darting through a greater number of quicker balls

Melinda Farrell in Dharamsala

India v Australia, 4th Test, Dharamsala, 2nd day

Lyon leads Australia's comeback on see-saw day

Mar 26, 2017: Nathan Lyon took four wickets after tea to prevent India from setting up a substantial first-innings lead, as the hosts finished the second day 52 runs behind with four wickets in hand

The Report by Daniel Brettig

Nathan Lyon's second-innings problems in Asia

Mar 17, 2017: Nathan Lyon's performance in the Bengaluru Test underscored his tendency to perform well in the first innings in Asia, but fade away in the second

S Rajesh

Four six-fors in a Test, and the highest last-wicket stand in ODIs

Mar 14, 2017: Also: who missed the largest number of Tests over the course of a career?

Steven Lynch

Australia in India 2017

Lyon twirls through spinning-finger pain

Mar 13, 2017: A sore finger, caused by the large workload of bowling in India, is creating concern for Nathan Lyon ahead of the third Test in Ranchi

Daniel Brettig

It's 4am, do you know where your Test cricket is?

Mar 9, 2017: Tuning in to a cracker of a Test in a time zone more than five hours ahead of yours is quite the tonic

Mark Nicholas

Nerveless nineties and century-free grounds

Mar 7, 2017: Also: who is the fastest Englishman to 100 ODI wickets, and was Nathan Lyon's 8 for 50 in Bengaluru a record?

Steven Lynch

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru, 1st day

Bounce was Lyon's key weapon to attack

Mar 4, 2017: Aakash Chopra analyses how Nathan Lyon used accuracy, bounce, revolutions and much more to end with as many as eight wickets on the first day in Bengaluru

Aakash Chopra

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru

Lyon reaps reward from India's suffocation

Mar 4, 2017: Nathan Lyon could see the correlation between his success and the suffocating consistency of the Australian bowling attack, which gave India only 18 boundaries

Daniel Brettig

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru, 1st day

Lyon overcomes discomfort of expectation

Mar 4, 2017: Nathan Lyon hadn't quite produced a body of work in Asia, but his pain of failing to meet the level required in spin-friendly conditions was quickly alleviated in Bengaluru

Jarrod Kimber in Bengaluru

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru, 1st day

Lyon's 8 for 50 - best by a visiting bowler in India

Mar 4, 2017: A statistical breakdown of Nathan Lyon's record against India's top order

Bharath Seervi

India v Australia, 2nd Test, Bengaluru, 1st day

Lyon eight-for bundles India out for 189

Mar 4, 2017: Remarkable control from the Australian bowlers resulted in massive pressure being built up which led to a steady supply of wickets as India folded for 189 on the first day

The Report by Alagappan Muthu

Australia in India 2017

Australian spin faces up to economic crisis

Feb 22, 2017: For Australia to find any success in India, their spinners will have to keep their economy rates in check, a fact backed up by the past 20 years of Australian visits to India for Tests

Daniel Brettig

Australia in India 2017

The Ashwin blueprint for Lyon's success

Feb 21, 2017: Nathan Lyon will have to adopt some of his Indian counterpart's methods if he is to set his record in Asia right; and he has been working on doing just that

Sidharth Monga in Pune

India A v Australians, tour match, Mumbai, 3rd day

Lyon, O'Keefe among wickets in drawn game

Feb 19, 2017: The Australian spinners picked up seven wickets between them, but finished with economy rates higher than four in the tour game against India A in Mumbai

ESPNcricinfo staff

Should Australia be so reliant on spin in India?

Feb 17, 2017: Their slow bowlers have struggled in Asia over the last nine years, while their fast bowlers have done much better. They may have missed a trick with their selection

S Rajesh

Big Bash League 2016-17, semi-final

Henriques does it twice as Sixers scrape through in Super Over

Jan 25, 2017: The Sydney Sixers gave away an easy chase with a collapse of 6 for 31, before coming back to clinch it in the Super Over against Brisbane Heat in the second semi-final

Will Macpherson at the Gabba

Australia v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Sydney, 5th day

Hazlewood wraps up 3-0 whitewash

Jan 7, 2017: The fast bowler took three wickets to wrap up Australia's 12th successive Test win - and a fourth successive whitewash - over Pakistan on home soil

The Report by Daniel Brettig
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