SL vs AUS LIVE: Australia thrash Sri Lanka by 10 Wickets in 1st TEST, Nathan Lyon picks 9 WICKET haul: Follow SriLanka vs Australia SERIES LIVE

SL vs AUS LIVE – Australia beat Sri Lanka Highlights: Australia has thrashed SriLanka by 10 Wickets in Galle Test. Sri Lankan…

SL vs AUS LIVE: Australia thrash Sri Lanka by 10 Wickets in 1st TEST, Nathan Lyon picks 9 WICKET haul: Follow SriLanka vs Australia SERIES LIVE

SL vs AUS LIVE – Australia beat Sri Lanka Highlights: Australia has thrashed SriLanka by 10 Wickets in Galle Test. Sri Lankan 2nd innings just folded up for 113 and Australia made required 5 RUNS in very first over to WIN the TEST. Nathan Lyon and Travis Head picked 4 wickets each. Lyon finished with 9 Wicket haul in the match. While Head got 4 wickets in 2nd innings for just 10 RUNS: SL AUS Galle Test LIVE Updates & Sri Lanka vs Australia TEST LIVE with InsideSport.IN.

Earlier on the 3rd DAY morning, Overnight batsman Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon could not do much as Australian innings folded up at 321. Australia took 109 runs 1st innings lead.

SriLanka also lost out on the services of Angelo Matthews. The experienced SriLankan all rounder tested positive for Covid-19.

SL vs AUS LIVE: Australia thrash Sri Lanka by 10 Wickets in 1st TEST, Nathan Lyon picks 9 WICKET haul: Follow SriLanka vs Australia SERIES LIVE

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Pathum Nissanka lbw b Mitchell Swepson 14 19 1 0 73.68
Dimuth Karunaratne (C) c AT Carey b Nathan Lyon 23 20 5 0 115.00
Kusal Mendis c Mitchell Swepson b Nathan Lyon 8 15 1 0 53.33
Oshada Fernando c Steven Smith b Mitchell Swepson 12 18 1 1 66.67
Dhananjaya de Silva lbw b TM Head 11 20 0 0 55.00
Dinesh Chandimal b TM Head 13 21 1 0 61.90
Niroshan Dickwella (WK) c Marnus Labuschagne b Nathan Lyon 3 7 0 0 42.86
Ramesh Mendis c Usman Khawaja b Nathan Lyon 0 2 0 0 0.00
Jeffrey Vandersay b TM Head 8 8 1 0 100.00
Lasith Embuldeniya lbw b TM Head 0 6 0 0 0.00
Asitha Fernando Not out 5 2 1 0 250.00
Extra 16 (b 14, w 0, nb 1, lb 1)
Total 113/10 (22.5)
Yet To Bat A Mathews
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Mitchell Starc 2 0 23 0 11.50
Nathan Lyon 11 1 31 4 2.82
Mitchell Swepson 7 0 34 2 4.86
Travis Head 2.5 0 10 4 3.53

Earlier on Day 2, Cameron Green (77) and Alex Carey (45) batted strong to take Australia to strong position against host Sri Lanka.

On a rain curtailed day, Sri Lanka fought back as Ramesh Mendis bagged four wickets. But Australia still managed to nose ahead with Pat Cummins playing a brisk knock before the day closed.

Australia ended the day 2 with 313/8 at stumps with Cummins unbeaten on 26 and Nathan Lyon on 8.

Australia 1st Innings – Australia all OUT for 321 Lead by 109 RUNS

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Usman Khawaja c Pathum Nissanka b JF Vandersay 71 130 7 0 54.62
David Warner lbw b Ramesh Mendis 25 24 5 0 104.17
Marnus Labuschagne c AM Fernando b Ramesh Mendis 13 19 2 0 68.42
Steven Smith runout (K Mendis / N Dickwella) 6 11 0 0 54.55
Travis Head c & b D de Silva 6 16 0 0 37.50
Cameron Green lbw b Ramesh Mendis 77 109 6 0 70.64
Alex Carey (WK) c D Chandimal b Ramesh Mendis 45 47 6 0 95.74
Mitchell Starc c & b JF Vandersay 10 30 1 0 33.33
Pat Cummins (C) b AM Fernando 26 18 1 3 144.44
Nathan Lyon Not out 15 20 2 0 75.00
Mitchell Swepson b AM Fernando 1 2 0 0 50.00
Extra 26 (b 20, w 2, nb 1, lb 3)
Total 321/10 (70.5)
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Asitha Fernando 8.5 1 37 2 4.19
Dhananjaya de Silva 5 0 8 1 1.60
Lasith Embuldeniya 15 0 73 0 4.87
Ramesh Mendis 32 0 112 4 3.50
Jeffrey Vandersay 10 0 68 2 6.80

 

Sri Lanka Innings: 212/10

Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Pathum Nissanka c AT Carey b Pat Cummins 23 44 3 0 52.27
Dimuth Karunaratne (C) c David Warner b Nathan Lyon 28 84 3 0 33.33
Kusal Mendis c AT Carey b Mitchell Starc 3 15 0 0 20.00
Angelo Mathews c David Warner b Nathan Lyon 39 71 3 0 54.93
Dhananjaya de Silva c AT Carey b Mitchell Swepson 14 22 2 0 63.64
Dinesh Chandimal c David Warner b Mitchell Swepson 0 1 0 0 0.00
Niroshan Dickwella (WK) c AT Carey b Nathan Lyon 58 59 6 0 98.31
Ramesh Mendis lbw b Nathan Lyon 22 36 3 0 61.11
Jeffrey Vandersay c Mitchell Starc b Mitchell Swepson 6 15 1 0 40.00
Lasith Embuldeniya c Usman Khawaja b Nathan Lyon 6 6 0 1 100.00
Asitha Fernando Not out 2 1 0 0 200.00
Extra 11 (b 5, w 0, nb 0, lb 6)
Total 212/10 (59)
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Mitchell Starc 9 0 31 1 3.44
Pat Cummins 12 4 25 1 2.08
Nathan Lyon 25 2 90 5 3.60
Mitchell Swepson 13 0 55 3 4.23

 

Sri Lanka (Playing XI): Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne(c), Kusal Mendis, Angelo Mathews, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella(w), Ramesh Mendis, Jeffrey Vandersay, Lasith Embuldeniya, Asitha Fernando

Australia (Playing XI): Usman Khawaja, David Warner, Marnus Labuschagne, Steven Smith, Travis Head, Cameron Green, Alex Carey(w), Pat Cummins(c), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Swepson

  • Placed fourth in the World Test Championship (WTC), the Lankans will face a stern challenge from Australia.
  • The Aussies sit top of the WTC standings and will be the favourites.
  • The match will be broadcasted LIVE on Sony Sports Network. The LIVE streaming of the TEST Series will be available on SonyLIV.

 

SL vs AUS LIVE SCORE 1st Test: Dimuth Karunaratne led SriLanka takes on Pat Cummins led Australia in 1st TEST at Galle, Follow SriLanka vs Australia 1st TEST LIVE

SL vs AUS LIVE Streaming is available on on SonyLIV. Follow SriLanka vs Australia test series live with InsideSport.IN.

Share This: