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Mendis ton leads a Sri Lankan resurgence

The Sri Lankan young gun has turned the Pallekele Test on its head with a brilliant 150 to build a decent lead for the hosts on the third day


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O'Keefe forced off with right leg injury

Australia left-arm spinner Stephen O'Keefe was forced to limp from the field with a right leg injury midway through day three of the first Test against Sri Lanka


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Mendis fifty keeps Australians at bay

Kusal Mendis provided stubborn resistance to score the Test's first fifty as Starc, O'Keefe and Lyon made breakthroughs on the third morning in Pallekele


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Aussies on top despite spin blitz

Australia battled hard to get an 86-run lead as spinners Rangana Herath and Lakshan Sandakan each claimed four wickets, before Mitchesll Starc beat the rain to pick off an opener


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We'd seen very little of Lakshan: Voges

Adam Voges says Australia's batsmen had to rely on minimal footage of Sri Lanka's debutant spinner Lakshan Sandakan, who took 4-58 on day two


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'Herath gave me confidence': Sandakan

Sri Lanka's mystery spinner Lakshan Sandakan won over the media after day two of the first Test, during which he took 4-58


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Streaker jailed after first Test dash

A Brisbane man has been jailed for a week by Sri Lankan authorities for a naked slip-and-slide dash across the Pallekele outfield after play was washed out on day one


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All 10 Aussie wickets as tourists take 86-run lead

Australia eeked out a small first-innings lead after being bowled out for 203 on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka, with Adam Voges' 47 the top score


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Australia battle to build first-innings lead

A Sri Lanka fightback with the ball has kept the Aussies in check on the second morning in Kandy with Rangana Herath causing plenty of problems


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Smith shocker gives Sri Lanka early breakthrough

Steve Smith charged down the wicket and was stumped with his first ball to spinner Rangana Herath on day two, opening the door for a Sri Lanka fightback


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Australia eager to claim early mental edge

Josh Hazlewood believes the tourists may have inflicted some mental scars on the Sri Lankan batsmen after the home side were skittled for 117 before tea on day one


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Aussies on top after day one blitz

Nathan Lyon and Josh Hazlewood took three wickets each as Sri Lanka were routed for 117 before Smtih and Khawaja settled after some early wickets


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