Australia vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 3 Highlights – Feb 3, 2019

2nd Test, Sri Lanka tour of Australia 2019, Watch SL v Aus Cricket highlights today – Second test day three from Manuka Oval, Canberra (Australia) Sunday, 3rd February 2019.

The visitor team Sri Lankan bowlers struggled hard in their first bowling innings. The home team Australian batsmen batted so well. Australia scored 534/5d in 132 overs in their first innings. MS Harris the opener of the team has not survived for so long and out with just 11 runs. UT Khawaja has gone with duck and M Labuschagne scored just 6 runs. Australia was three down at 28 but after that 4th wicket was dismissed at 336.

JA Burns faced 260 balls and scored 180 runs, he smashed 27 boundaries in his beautiful innings. TM Head scored 161 runs and KR Patterson 114. TD Paine (c) † contributed 45 runs. MVT Fernando took three wickets, CAK Rajitha and C Karunaratne these two took one wicket each of them.

Sri Lanka faced 43 overs in their first innings and scored 123 with the loss of three wickets. FDM Karunaratne retired hurt at 46, HDRL Thirimanne scored 45 and out, LD Chandimal (c) scored 15 runs, BKG Mendis contributed six runs. MA Starc, PJ Cummins and NM Lyon all three of them took one wicket each of them till stumps day two.

Australia won the toss and elected to bat.

Australia team
Marcus Harris, Joe Burns, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head, Kurtis Patterson, Tim Paine (c/wk), Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Jhye Richardson, Nathan Lyon.

Sri Lanka team
Dimuth Karunaratne, Lahiru Thirimanne, Dinesh Chandimal (c), Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera, Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella (wk), Dilruwan Perera, Chamika Karunaratne, Vishwa Fernando, Kasun Rajitha.

Form guide
Australia: WDLWL (last five completed matches)
Sri Lanka: LLDLL

Match Timings: 10:30 start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Umpires – Richard Illingworth, Michael Gough
TV Umpires – Marais Erasmus
Match Referee – Javagal Srinath
Reserve Umpire – Sam Nogajski
Match number – Test no. 2345

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