Last Updated on March 2, 2023 by Swati Brijwasi
IND vs AUS: Nathan Lyon broke Muralitharan’s great record, and became the first spinner to do so
IND vs AUS 3rd Test: In the Border-Gavaskar Trophy being played between India and Australia, Nathan Lyon is bowling and is making many big records one by one.
IND vs AUS 3rd Test: In the Border-Gavaskar Trophy being played between India and Australia, Nathan Lyon is bowling and is making many big records one by one. In this episode, in the Test match played in Indore, Lion has achieved another big achievement and has left Sri Lankan veteran bowler Muttiah Muralitharan behind.
Nathan Lyon broke Muralitharan’s record IND vs AUS
Australian bowler Nathan Lyon takes wickets all over the world but his performance in India is worth watching. As soon as he took the wicket of Shubman Gill in the Test being played in Indore, he made a big record in his name. Actually, this was Nathan’s 106th wicket in India and with this he has become the highest wicket taker spinner against India. Earlier this record was with Muralitharan who took 105 wickets. With this, he has also become the first spinner to take more than 105 wickets against India.
Spinners taking the most wickets against India
Nathan Lyon – 108*
Muttiah Muralitharan – 105
Lance Gibbs – 63
Derek Underwood – 62
Talking about the match, while batting first, India scored 109 runs, in response to which Australia’s team scored 197 runs in the first innings, taking a lead of 88 runs. At the same time, the batting of the second innings of the Indian team continues. Till the time of writing the news, the team has scored 118 runs at the loss of 5 wickets.
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Shrikar Bharat(w), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj
Australia (Playing XI): Usman Khawaja, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith(c), Peter Handscomb, Cameron Green, Alex Carey(w), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Todd Murphy, Matthew Kuhlmann