Australian winger Nathan Lyon said on Thursday (March 2) he was proud to take part in Pakistan’s first team tour in 24 years and hoped for a 3-0 test win to make the trip even better. more memory. Australia finished their 4-0 Ashes series victory over England earlier this year and while they faced several different situations in Pakistan Lyon said the venue was to win every match.
“My goal is every game we go into, we will look to win, not draw or lose. My goal is to win 3-0 in Pakistan,” Lion told reporters before the first test, which starts on Friday. by Rawalpindi. Special forces have avoided Pakistan since an attack on a Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009 that killed six policemen and two civilians but international groups have recently begun touring the country.
Nathan Lyon: “My goal is to play here in Pakistan and win 3-0.
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“Pakistan has not had the opportunity to have a lot of international cricket here for many years to be able to be the first Australian team to come here to play. for Pakistani people to see the likes of Steve Smith, David Warner, Pat Cummins and Marnus Labuschagne…
Lyon said the wickets are similar to those in the United Arab Emirates and he expects good batting music early in the opening game before rolling and turning again later. “My role will change in all test games. There will be times where I will be in a waiting position … where there is room for me to have more impact I will,” Lion said.
“All the players in our team are well-prepared to do whatever it takes to perform well. It will be challenging but we have a team to cover all areas.” he added.
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