Australia in trying to save the series have opted to pick 4 spinners in the ongoing 2nd Test match at Chittagong. Nathan Lyon opened the bowling with Pat Cummins, and in the 10th over got the break through. This was the 7th time in his test career Lyon opened the bowling for Australia, but only in the last 18 months he has been effective in terms of eco. rate and picking wickets.
Here is a stats analysis of his performance with NEW BALL ONLY since Jan 2015 . The analysis below clearly reflects how economical he has been using the new ball!.
Lately all spinners from sub continent have been opening the bowling and using the new ball effectively.
All data updated before the 2nd test match at Chittagong.