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 ClipDexDe Mel, Ashantha L F Ratnayeke, Joseph R Wood, Graeme M Hookes, David W Ranatunga, Arjuna Wessels, Kepler C
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexAsgiriya Stadium
Categories Tagged in ClipDexBatting