Australia win first test beating Sri Lanka
Australia win the first Test match by 125 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the three match series against Sri Lanka
Chasing a mammoth total of 379 to win, Sri Lanka was on 126 for 5 when the match began today on the fourth day, and put up a fight without losing a wicket till lunch.
But following the dismissal of Mahela Jayawardene (105), Sri Lanka lost wickets regularly to be bowled out for 253.
Jayawardene scored 105, while Angelo Mathews scored 95. Ryan Harris took 5 for 62. Australia 273 and 210. Sri Lanka 105 and 253