Sri Lanka played very brilliant innings in their second innings with scoring 353 runs in 93.4 overs all out. BKG Mendis scored 176 runs off 254 balls. He completed his innings with the help of twenty-one 4s and a maximum. MA Starc took four wickets in 19 overs with 84 runs. At the end of day 4, Australia requires another 185 runs with 7 wickets remaining. Australia scored 203 runs in first innings and 83 runs in the second innings till the end of the day four with fall off three wickets in 27 overs.
Toss: Sri Lanka won the toss and chose to bat first
Sri Lanka team
Dimuth Karunaratne, Kaushal Silva, Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal (wk), Angelo Mathews (c), Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Perera, Dilruwan Perera, Rangana Herath, Nuwan Pradeep, Lakshan Sandakan.
David Warner, Joe Burns, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith (c), Adam Voges, Mitchell Marsh, Peter Nevill (wk), Steve O’Keefe, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon.
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Warne-Muralitharan Trophy – 1st Test
Test no. 2209 | 2016 season
Played at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
26,27,28,29,30 July (5-day match)
Umpires – RA Kettleborough (England) and S Ravi (India)
TV umpire – CB Gaffaney (New Zealand)
Match referee – BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire – REJ Martinesz