Aus vs Sri 1st Test Highlights
The first Test match between Australia and Srilanka was played in Galle. In the first Test, Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat first. Batting first, Sri Lanka scored 212 in the first innings. Dickwella scored 58 and Mathews 39 for Sri Lanka. Bowling for Australia in the first innings, Nathan Lyon took 5 and Leg spiner Swapson took 3. Australia scored 321 in the first innings. Cameron Green (77) and Usman Khawaja (71) were the team’s top scorers. For Sri Lanka, Mendis took 4 wickets and Fernando 2. In the second innings, Sri Lanka’s batting line-up flopped and no one could score significantly and the entire team piled up 113 runs. For Australia, Travis Head and Nathan Lyon excelled in spin bowling and both took four wickets each. Due to Lead in the first innings, Australia got a target of 5 runs which they completed in the first over. Cameron Green was named Man of the Match for his outstanding all-rounder performance. A case of coronavirus was also reported in the match between Australia and Sri Lanka.During the match, Sri Lanka’s Anglo Mathews tested positive And he was replaced with another player. The second Test between Australia and Sri Lanka will be played on July 8.