Heath Mills raised concerns over reports of the ICC's planned change.
Lyon says he is "totally against" four-day Test cricket and points out some of the game's most memorable matches have finished in dramatic fashion late on the fifth day. He told me his son-in-law's house almost got burned down the last couple of days.
The debate around four-day Test cricket has reignited after it came to the fore that the International Cricket Council (ICC) cricket committee is likely to consider four-day Test matches as being part of the World Test Championship from 2023.
Mark Taylor and Michael Vaughan are among the notable figures to suggest the proposed break with tradition has merit. "We'll get on and do it as well as we can", he added.
David Warner posted an emotional message for Australians who're preventing the bushfires raging throughout nation, after coming throughout an image on Web that reveals a person sitting with a canine on a seaside dealing with the devastating bushfires. "I said at the start of the summer, he's nearly our most important player, because he's a very good leader, his captaincy is excellent, he's the best wicket-keeper in the world, he's as fit as anyone in the group". "There'll be a lot of people who will keep on top of it but the reality is this is a game of cricket". However on the identical time Australians will likely be gathered whether or not it is on the SCG or round tv units throughout the nation and so they'll be impressed by the nice feats of our cricketers from either side of the Tasman and I feel they're going to be inspired by the spirit proven by Australians and the way in which that individuals have gone about remembering the awful issues that different Australians are coping with in the mean time.
The ECB have joined their Australian counterparts in advocating shorter Tests on the grounds of streamlining a complex fixture schedule and potentially easing player workloads.
I remember we stood here last year and it was a tough time for cricket this time last year and your leadership through that I think has risen you to be a great leader in sport and I want to thank you again for the way you continue to lead our national team so congratulations to you and all your team. Is all the revenue going to be shared equally?
Even some of the ones they have won they played poorly at times.
"It's unlikely, we believe, it'll be there for a full day".
"It's very important that all the stakeholders work closely, and that's the administrators, the countries, the players and the commercial partners and the broadcasters to work out what the best model is for cricket, going forward".
"It's as good a bowling attack as we've had", McGrath said on Thursday.
With excessive cricket being played around the world, mostly due to globalisation of many T20 leagues, the window for more worldwide cricket is taken up.
"The keyword is balance".
"It's just a Test match".
The ICC will vote on the future of Test cricket later this year.