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Ponting, Khawaja's key roles in the birth of Lyon legend

A lesser known aspect of Nathan Lyon's legendary rise is the role Ricky Ponting's keen eye played in his fairytale debut

Andrew Ramsey

4 December 2021, 08:04 PM AEST

Andrew Ramsey is the senior writer for He previously wrote for the Guardian, The Australian, The Times, The Telegraph, The Hindu and Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack and is the author of The Wrong Line.