New Delhi: With his magical bowling in Bengaluru, Nathan Lyon has not just recorded the best bowling by an overseas bowler in India, but he has created many more records.
Here's a look at the feats that Lyon achieved in Bengaluru:
1. Lyon's 8/50: Second best by any Australian spinner, 6 best by any Australian. Best figures by an Aussie bolwer is 9/12i by Arthur Mailey's against England in 1920-21.
2. Lyon's 3rd seven-wicket haul against India: It is most by any bolwer. Alec Bedser, Ray Lindwall, Lance Gibbs and Muttiah Muralitharan have done this twice each.
3.58 Wickets against India for Lyon: This is most by an Australia bowler, with Ashwin's wicket Lyon broke Brett Lee's record of 53 wickets.
4. Lyon got out Kohli for the 5th time.This is the most for Kohli. Apart from Lyon, England's James Anderson has done the same.
5. Lyon has got Kohli out four times in seven innings in India, and only once in 10 innings in Australia.