Lyon joins Hamp­shire

Mercury (Hobart) - - CRICKET -

AUS­TRALIAN spin­ner Nathan Lyon has agreed a deal to be­come Hamp­shire’s overseas player in next sea­son’s County Cham­pi­onship.

Lyon, who is third on the list of all-time Test wicket-tak­ers for Aus­tralia, was a ma­jor part of the squad which this year re­tained the Ashes with a drawn se­ries in Eng­land.

The 31-year-old will rep­re­sent Hamp­shire in red-ball cricket in 2020.

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