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Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test 2022 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test 2022


Watch the highlights of Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test 2022 - Australia tour of Sri Lanka 2-match Test series of the 2nd Test match played between Australia and Sri Lanka at Galle International Stadium, Galle in 08th July to 11th July 2022.

Sri Lanka vs Australia 2nd Test 2022 Highlights
David Warner greets Dinesh Chandimal as the players walk off at the end of the third day © AFP/Getty Images

Debutant Prabath Jayasuriya and Dinesh Chandimal stars as Sri Lanka crushing an innings and 39-runs victory over Australia and drawn the two-match series with 1-1 in a historic game of the second Test match.


Match Stats :
  • Australia's 364 was their second highest total at Galle in Test matches.
  • 134 : Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith set up the sixth highest third-wicket partnership for Australia against Sri Lanka in Test matches.
  • Prabath Jayasuriya's 6 for 118 was the second best bowling figures by an Sri Lankan debut bowler in Test matches after Praveen Jayawickrama's 6 for 92.
  • Prabath Jayasuriya's 6 for 59 was the best bowling figures by an Sri Lankan debut bowler in Test cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 6 for 92 held by Praveen Jayawickrama against Bangladesh at Pallekelle in the last year.
  • Prabath Jayasuriya took 12-wickets for 177 in this match - the best bowling figures in a match by an Sri Lankan debut bowler in Test cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 11 for 177 held by Praveen Jayawickrama and the fourth best debut figures in a match in Tests.
  • Prabath Jayasuriya became the 11th Sri Lankan bowler to took ten-wickets in a match in Tests.
  • Sri Lanka's 554 was their highest score against Australia in Test matches, previous highest was 547 at Colombo (SSC) in 1992 and It is their third highest total at Galle in Tests.
  • Australia's 151 was their fourth lowest score against Sri Lanka in Test matches and It is their second worst-total at Galle in Tests, after their 106 against Sri Lanka in 2016.
  • Dinesh Chandimal's 206* was his highest score for Sri Lanka in Test matches and the highest-score by an Sri Lankan batsman against Australia in Tests, surpassing the previous record of 192 held by Kumar Sangakkara at Hobart in 2007.
  • Dinesh Chandimal became the first Sri Lankan batsman to score a double-hundred against Australia in Test cricket history.


* Marnus Labuschagne and Steve Smith centuries put Australia in the driver's seat in the opening day of the second Test match.

* Kusal Mendis and Dimuth Karunaratne's eighties leads Sri Lanka solid reply after Debutant Prabath Jayasuriya's debut six-for in the day 2 of the second Test match.

( Sri Lanka's solid fightback unfolded against the backdrop of major anti-government protests in their country)

* Dinesh Chandimal's century, Half-centuries from Angelo Mathews and Kamindu Mendis put Sri Lanka take a 67-run first-innings lead in the day three of the second Test match.

* Prabath Jayasuriya's record-breaking 12-wicket haul, Dinesh Chandimal's record-breaking 206* give Sri Lanka series-levelling win against Australia in the day four of the second Test match.


Australia 1st Innings scored 364 for all-out in 110 overs with top scorer by Steve Smith 145 not out off 272-balls - which was his 28th Test hundred & his second century against Sri Lanka in Tests - including 16-fours.

Marnus Labuschagne 104 off 156-balls - which was his 7th Test hundred & his first century against Sri Lanka in Tests - including 12-fours, Usman Khawaja 37 and Alex Carey 28

1st Innings Sri Lanka best bowler by Debutant Prabath Jayasuriya - who claimed a 6-wickets for 118-runs in 36-overs including three maidens on his debut Test match, Kasun Rajitha took 2-wickets and one for Maheesh Theekshana - Ramesh Mendis.

Sri Lanka 1st Innings scored 554 for all-out in 181 overs with top scorer by Dinesh Chandimal 206 not out off 326-balls - which was his 1st Test double-hundred - including 16-fours & 5-sixes, Dimuth Karunaratne 86 and Kusal Mendis 85, Kamindu Mendis 61, Angelo Mathews 52 and Ramesh Mendis 29

1st Innings Australia best bowler by Mitchell Starc claimed a 4-wickets for 89-runs in 29-overs, Mitchell Swepson picked up 3-wickets, Nathan Lyon took 2-wickets and one for Pat Cummins.

Australia 2nd Innings scored 151 for all-out in 41 overs with top scorer by Marnus Labuschagne 32, Usman Khawaja 29, David Warner 24, Cameron Green 23, Pat Cummins 16 and Alex Carey 16 not out.

2nd Innings Australia best bowler by Prabath Jayasuriya took 6-wickets for 59-runs in 16-overs including two maidens - who claimed a his second six-for on his debut Test match.

Maheesh Theekshana and Ramesh Mendis both took 2-wickets.


Prabath Jayasuriya named Player of the match for his  sensational debut bowling performance to took 12-wickets on his debut Test match.


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