Australia won its first ever Test against Sri Lanka.
Keppler Wessels scored 141 and David Hookes 143 not out to lay the foundation for a score of 514-4 declared.
In response the Lankans posted 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 ClipDexWessels, Kepler C Hookes, David W De Mel, Ashantha L F Ranatunga, Arjuna Wood, Graeme M Ratnayeke, Joseph R
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexAsgiriya Stadium
Categories Tagged in ClipDexBatting