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Nathan Michael Lyon is an Australian international cricketer. He made his Test debut in 2011 and plays domestic cricket for New South Wales. Lyon is an off spin bowler and a lower-order right-handed batsman. Considered the most successful off-spin bowler for Australia, Lyon holds the record for the most Test wickets taken by an Australian off-spin bowler, passing Hugh Trumble's 141 wickets in 2015. In January 2021, Lyon played in his 100th Test match during Australia's series against India.
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Lyon takes six as Australia beat gutsy West IndiesNathan Lyon takes six wickets as Australia beat a dogged West Indies by 164 runs in the first Test in Perth.
The Ashes: Ollie Robinson has nightwatchman Nathan Lyon caught behind for 10Ollie Robinson has nightwatchman Nathan Lyon caught behind for 10 on the morning of the second day of the third Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: England all out for 185 as Robinson holes outOllie Robinson is caught in the deep off Nathan Lyon to see England all out for just 185 on day one of the third Ashes Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Jack Leach caught at slip for 13 off Nathan Lyon deliveryWatch as a Jack Leach edge is caught by Steve Smith at slip off the bowling of Nathan Lyon on day one of the third Ashes Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Jack Leach hits Nathan Lyon for sixWatch as Jack Leach hits fellow spinner Nathan Lyon for six on day one of the third Ashes Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Jos Buttler dismissed on stroke of tea playing horrible shotWatch as England's Jos Buttler gifts a simple catch to Ashes debutant Scott Boland off the bowling of Nathan Lyon on day one of the third Ashes Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Ben Stokes caught at gully off Cameron Green for 25England's Ben Stokes is caught by Nathan Lyon at gully for 25 off the bowling of Cameron Green on day one of the third Ashes Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Steve Smith catches Ollie Robinson as England lose eighth wicketOllie Robinson edges Nathan Lyon to Steve Smith at slip, as England lose their eighth wicket attempting to save the second Test in Adelaide.
The Ashes: England's Ben Stokes dismissed by Australia's Nathan Lyon on reviewEngland's Ben Stokes is given out lbw on review whilst playing back to Australian spinner Nathan Lyon on day five of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval.
The Ashes: Ollie Pope dismissed for five by Marnus Labuschagne catchWatch as England's Ollie Pope is dismissed by a Marnus Labuschagne catch off Nathan Lyon's delivery during the third day of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.
The Ashes: Nathan Lyon dismisses Malan for 400th Test wicketAustralia's Nathan Lyon dismisses Dawid Malan for his 400th Test wicket on the fourth day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba in Brisbane.
Ben Stokes: Australia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder to return for AshesAustralia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder Ben Stokes to play some part in the 2021-22 Ashes series.
Australia bowlers deny knowledge of sandpaper ball-tampering planAustralia bowlers Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon deny knowing about the ball-tampering plan in 2018.