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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

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

Bangladesh tighten grip with late wickets

Aug 27, 2017: The hosts made 260 after choosing to bat in Mirpur, and then rattled Australia just before stumps on the first day

The Report by Brydon Coverdale

Australia in Bangladesh 2017

Alpha Lyon ready to surpass Benaud

Aug 25, 2017: Fronting in Dhaka for his 68th Test, Nathan Lyon, at last, talks more forcefully now. The words themselves don't explode but are delivered with greater oomph, reflective of his seniority

Adam Collins in Dhaka

Derbyshire v Worcestershire, Specsavers Championship Div Two, Derby, 2nd day

Lyon strikes before storm curtails the day

May 20, 2017: Nathan Lyon made his first mark in the County Championship on another frustrating day for Derbyshire and Worcestershire in the Division Two match at Derby

ECB Reporters Network

County news

Lyon covers for Hastings with Worcestershire

May 2, 2017: Worcestershire have signed Nathan Lyon, the Australia offspinner, as a replacement overseas player to cover for John Hastings during the Champions Trophy

ESPNcricinfo staff

India home season review

Jadeja voted best player of India's home season

Apr 3, 2017: In ESPNCricinfo's poll on India's 13-Test-long home season, the readers agreed with an expert panel on five of seven questions

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