Can Nathan Lyon hold off the challengers?
Australian captain Michael Clarke said prior to the start of yesterday’s Sheffield Shield fixture between Victoria and News South Wales at the MCG that he was keen to watch firsthand spinners Nathan Lyon and Fawad Ahmed. It was offie Lyon’s turn in the field on the opening day with the new Blues’ off-spinner finishing with […]Read More →
Who comes in for Watson if he misses Brisbane?
Shane Watson’s latest injury woe may see James Faulkner hold his place in the Test side, hand a lifeline to Usman Khawaja or perhaps present Alex Doolan with a freshly woven baggy green. Watson injured a hamstring while bowling in Australia’s final one-dayer against India at Bangalore, placing him in doubt for the first Ashes […]Read More →