Australia won its firstever Test against Sri Lanka. Keppler Wessels scored 141 and David Hookes 143 not out laid the foundation for a score of 5144 declared.
In response the Lankans could only muster 271 and 205. Only Arjuna Ranatunga 90 and Sidath Wettimuny 96 could muster any defiance in each innings.
Kandy, April 1983
Matches Tagged in ClipDex1983 SRL v AUS Only Test
Series Tagged in ClipDex1983 SRL v AUS Only Test
Players Tagged in ClipDexRatnayeke, Joseph R Wessels, Kepler C Wood, Graeme M De Mel, Ashantha L F Ranatunga, Arjuna
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexAsgiriya Stadium
Categories Tagged in ClipDexTest Matches