Australia vs Sri Lanka

Australia vs Sri Lanka

Tim Paine
Twitterati hail Tim Paine’s selflessness for declaring the innings while batting on 45

It could've been only his sixth Test half-century had Paine not declared the innings.

Aussie pacers
Australia vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Fantain Fantasy Cricket, Playing XI Updates and Fantasy Cricket Tips

It’s the final Test of Sri Lanka’s tour of Australia, one that the hosts are expected to win yet again.

Sri Lanka, Chandika Hathurusingha
Sri Lanka remove Chandika Hathurusingha as selector-on-tour

Sri Lanka once again made a losing start to a tour having lost the opening Test in Australia at the Gabba by an innings and 40 runs.

Matthew Hayden
Marcus Harris should play cut shots only after reaching hundred, says Matthew Hayden

Hayden, who shouldered the responsibility of opening for Australia for a long time, advised his successor to cut down his cut shot until he reached a century if he wanted to do better in Test cricket.

Aussie pacers
‘I am 100% a fan’ – Dale Steyn praises debutant Jhye Richardson

Jhye Richardson is a huge fan of Dale Steyn.

Aussie pacers
Michael Vaughan reckons the new Australian recruit is high class

Australia bundled out Sri Lanka for 144 in the first innings of the Gabba Test.

Former Australia cricketer Matthew Hayden speaks about the India Cements TNPL
Matthew Hayden wants Australian batsmen to take lesson from Cheteshwar Pujara

In the four-game series, Pujara hit three centuries, one of them almost getting into a double, to gather 521 runs and he scored a record 1,200-plus deliveries.

Kurtis Patterson
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Kurtis Patterson credits his NSW batting coach after the national call-up

Beau Casson, the batting coach of NSW has forged a strong relationship with the 25-year-old and Patterson has constantly improved under his watch.

Australia vs Sri Lanka
Australia vs Sri Lanka: Hosts announce playing XI for the first Test

The two teams now compete in the Test arena for the Warne-Muralidharan Trophy – named after the two ace spinners from either side.

Dinesh Chandimal
Ahead of Australia Tests, Dinesh Chandimal seeks inspiration from the Indian team

The first Test of the two-match series will commence on January 24.