Australia took six wickets in the final session to bowl out Sri Lanka for 294 on day one of the third cricket Test after sending the touring team in to bat.
Australia routed Sri Lanka by a record innings and 201 runs to win their Test cricket series with a match to spare.
Australia beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 201 runs to take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in their Test cricket series.
Australia beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs in their series-opening cricket Test as Mitchell Starc and Peter Siddle took six wickets in the last session.
Sri Lanka reached 65-2 after being set a team-record 393-run target to win the series-opening cricket Test against Australia in Hobart.
Australia was frustrated by resistance from Sri Lanka’s batsmen and rain delays in its bid to win their series-opening cricket Test on the final day.
Hashim Amla and Vernon Philander of South Africa, Australia captain Michael Clarke and Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara were shortlisted for the International Cricket Council’s Cricketer of the Year award.
Host country Sri Lanka beat defending champion England by 19 runs yesterday to move with West Indies into the semifinals of cricket’s World Twenty20 competition.
Marlon Samuels blasted 78 off 56 balls and took a wicket as West Indies beat host Sri Lanka by 36 runs to win its first World Twenty20 cricket title.
Host Sri Lanka beat West Indies by nine wickets to move closer to the semifinals of cricket’s World Twenty20 tournament, as England stayed in contention to defend its title.