Following Mitchell Starc’s heroics, David Warner smashed his way to 42 before being dismissed as Australia trailed Sri Lanka by 227 runs at stumps on Day 1 of the second Test. Spin wary Australian batsmen will have it all to do against the Lankan spinners on Day 2. Catch live cricket score of Sri Lanka vs Australia hereKusal Mendis like he did in Pallekele got Sri Lanka out of a hole as his 86 helped them put up a fighting first innings score of 281. Starc was the destroyer in chief, claiming five Lankan wickets.In reply, Australia lost Joe Burns on the second ball of the innings. However, Warner decided to smash his way out of trouble, blasting 42 off 41 balls before being dismissed on the last ball of the day. The visitors were 54 for two at stumps.

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JOSH HAZLEWOOD TO DIMUTH KARUNARATNE

No run.

1.3
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JOSH HAZLEWOOD TO DIMUTH KARUNARATNE

No run.

1.2
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JOSH HAZLEWOOD TO KAUSHAL SILVA

Around off, angling in. Karunaratne flicks it down to fine leg for a single.

1.1
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JOSH HAZLEWOOD TO KAUSHAL SILVA

Around off, Silva leans forward and pushes it to the covers.

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JOSH HAZLEWOOD to share the new ball.

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MITCHELL STARC TO DIMUTH KARUNARATNE

That ball has taken the inside edge onto the pads.

0.5
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MITCHELL STARC TO DIMUTH KARUNARATNE

Full delivery around leg, drifting towards the legs. Karunaratne flicks it handsomely through square leg for a couple.

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MITCHELL STARC TO DIMUTH KARUNARATNE

Pacy full toss outside off, Karunaratne drives it down straight to mid off.

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MITCHELL STARC TO KAUSHAL SILVA

Over pitched delivery wide outside off, Silva leans into the drive and strikes it sweetly for a single.

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MITCHELL STARC TO KAUSHAL SILVA

Short delivery, moving accross. Silva leaves it alone.

0.1
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MITCHELL STARC TO KAUSHAL SILVA

Back of a length delivery, swinging in. Silva goes back and defends it off the back foot.