Live cricket commentary: Australia v Sri Lanka - day three, SCG
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Australia v Sri Lanka, third Test, day three
Photos of all the action from day three of the final Test between Sri Lanka and Australia. Photo: Mick Tsikas
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Australia's unusually large bowling attack is again under scrutiny as Sri Lanka bats steadily, trailing Australia by just eight runs at tea.
Photos of all the action from day three of the final Test between Sri Lanka and Australia.
The Sydney Thunder remain winless in the Big Bash League with Chris Gayle again failing to fire as the Perth Scorchers crushed the visitors by nine wickets at the WACA Ground on Friday.
THIS is not quite yet Michael Clarke's Edgbaston moment. But in picking four fast bowlers and then sending lowly Sri Lanka in, recollections of his predecessor Ricky Ponting's infamous decision to ask England to bat in Birmingham in 2005 - without injured Glenn McGrath in his line-up - are not entirely without merit.
When a cricketing Englishman was killed by a lorry while dashing across a road, his gravestone was inscribed with: ''To the end a bad judge of a run.''
A group of cross-dressing young men calling themselves Mike Hussey's hussies join colourful tribute at the SCG.
Sri Lanka self-destructed on day three at the SCG when a breakthrough Test win in Australia was in the offing.
Australia's tail proves to be the main difference between the two sides at the SCG.