Posted: 27 November, 2016 by Cricket Newsroom

Nathan Lyon's Cheeky Sledge At Mitchell Starc After His Three-Wicket Haul


Tags: Cricket

(Image: YouTube/

Nathan Lyon was all smiles after ripping through South Africa's middle order last night.

His good form continued all the way through to his press conference at the end of the day's play.

One journalist asked him if uprooting JP Duminy's off stump made him "puff your chest out", with the sort of dismissal normally exclusive to the quick bowlers.

It certainly did, and Lyon was certainly pretty happy with himself.

"Yeah, Starcy hasn't done it this game yet!" he smiled.

"I've got one up on him."

But Lyon still admits he could have done better.

"I was surprised it didn't cartwheel, to be honest," he said.

Up and about...

Tags: Cricket

To Read Next