Australia spinner Nathan Lyon said that it was disappointing to miss the first Ashes Test against England, however he was happy to contribute in the chances that he got in the third and the fourth match of the series.

“It was disappointing to miss the first Test. But to get a call for the third and fourth Test and contribute little bit was important for me."

He also added that the team was gutted after losing three out of the four matches in the series.

“But overall it was disappointing. We are gutted with our performance in the series.”

Speaking of the performance of the Australians against the England Lions, Lyon said, “We have to do a lot of work going into the last Test. Fantastic to go in the middle and put our skills to Test.”

Speaking of his performance in the match, he said, “Gives me a lot of confidence going into the last Test.”