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Adam Voges taps one towards mid-on

Australia news

Voges hopes selectors will keep the faith

Adam Voges hopes his remarkably productive home summer last year will hold him in good stead when Australia's selectors assess the fallout from the recent whitewash at the hands of Sri Lanka

Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal celebrate Travis Head's dismissal

Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd ODI, Colombo (RPS)

Amila Aponso 4 for 18 seals Sri Lanka's 82-run victory

Sri Lanka's openers gone cheaply. A recovery led by Kusal Mendis. A Sri Lankan attack heavy on spin options. Australia's batsmen struggling. A Sri Lankan victory

Damien Martyn handed Travis Head his ODI cap

Australia in Sri Lanka 2016

Head sets sights on spinning allrounder role

After a lean start to his career, Travis Head's batting numbers have exploded. Coupled with his handy offspin, he is gunning to be Australia's next spin-bowling allrounder

Team-mates rush to congratulate Rangana Herath after Adam Voges' dismissal

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, SSC, 5th day

Herath bowls Sri Lanka to historic whitewash

Thirteen wickets in the match from their leading spinner helped Sri Lanka complete their first whitewash over Australia in Test cricket

Kaushal Silva roars his delight after battling through a split webbing to score a crucial century

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, SSC, 4th day

Silva century gives Sri Lanka 288-run lead

Kaushal Silva turned around his disappointing series to score 115 on the fourth day in Colombo, where Sri Lanka's lead had grown to 288 by stumps

Steven Smith and Shaun Marsh are elated after the latter's century

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, SSC, 3rd day

Honours even after Marsh, Smith hundreds

During the course of their centuries, Steven Smith and Shaun Marsh put together fourth-highest stand for any Australian pair for any wicket in a Test in Asia, to help them take a 24-run lead

Dinesh Chandimal is ecstatic after completing his hundred

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, SSC, 2nd day

Australia counter strongly after Chandimal ton

Dinesh Chandimal scored the seventh century of his Test career as Sri Lanka ground out the highest total of this series so far, posting 355 in the first innings in Colombo

Dhananjaya de Silva is pulled into an embrace by Dinesh Chandimal after raising his maiden Test century

Sri Lanka v Australia, 3rd Test, SSC, 1st day

De Silva and Chandimal lead Sri Lanka fightback

Sri Lanka recovered from 26 for 5 on the first day against Australia in Colombo to reach 214 for 5 at stumps. Dhananjaya de Silva was the stand-out with his maiden Test century, compiled in an unbeaten 188-run stand with Dinesh Chandimal

Legspinner Adam Zampa at a fielding drill during a practice session

Australia news

Zampa hoping to improve red-ball credentials

Adam Zampa might be Australia's specialist white-ball spinner at the moment, but he hopes to use the upcoming summer to prove that his skills can be transferred to the longer form of the game