Allrounder Glenn Maxwell's blistering century powered Australia to a world record score and a comprehensive 85-run win over Sri Lanka.
Australia broke Sri Lanka's nine-year record of 260-6 against Kenya in 2007 by posting 263-3. Australia then restricted Sri Lanka to 178-9to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
Australia 263 for 3 (Maxwell 145*, Head 45) beat Sri Lanka 178 for 9 (Chandimal 58, Starc 3-26, Boland 3-26) by 85 runs runs.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2016 SRL v AUS 1st T20
Series Tagged in ClipDex2016 SRL v AUS T20 series
Players Tagged in ClipDexSenanayake, M Sachithra ... Khawaja, Usman Tariq Head, Travis Maxwell, Glenn J Boland, Scott Michael Warner, David Chandimal, Dinesh Kapugedera, Chamara K Starc, Mitchell A
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexPallekele
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)