Greg Baum Abysmal result demonstrates that Australia has lost control of its own cricket destiny.
Greg Baum Watson is picked as an all-rounder. If he is unable to bat and bowl, he cannot play.
Greg Baum Again, it is tense and terse and testy, and watchers can't take their eyes off it.
Greg Baum Michael Clarke's work with smoke and mirrors was so deft that another sparse gathering of watchers at Bellerive could have sworn they saw wicketkeeper Matt Wade bowl an over of nippy medium pace.
Greg Baum For the second time in three Tests, Peter Siddle shoulders burden of leading threadbare attack.
Greg Baum Sri Lanka was rudely manhandled back to the beginning, suffering at Australia's hands its third heaviest defeat in Test cricket.