When Nathan Lyon pulls on the magenta for the Sixers’ first home game of the season, he will go face-to-face with his first Test victim.
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Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara has joined the Hobart Hurricanes for BBL|05, which means Sixers fans will be able to see two Test stars do battle at the SCG on December 20.
The Sixers spinner struck with his very first ball in Test cricket when he had Sangakkara caught at slip in Galle before going on to claim 5/34.
Lyon has since picked up over 170 Test wickets, and last season wrote himself into the record books as he become Australia’s greatest ever off-spinner.
The Young product’s exploits weren’t limited to the Test arena, as he collected eight wickets from his four matches in BBL|04. Lyon boasts career-best figures of 3-14 against the Sydney Thunder two seasons ago.
Don’t miss out on seeing two Test greats do battle at the SCG on December 20. Secure your tickets today!
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