Sri Lanka tour of Australia, 1995/96

Matches

1st Test: Australia v Sri Lanka at Perth - Dec 8-11, 1995

Sri Lanka 251 and 330; Australia 617/5d

Australia won by an innings and 36 runs

1st Match: Sri Lanka v West Indies at Adelaide - Dec 15, 1995

West Indies 160/8 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 161/6 (45/50 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 4 wickets (with 30 balls remaining)

4th Match: Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney - Dec 21, 1995

Sri Lanka 255/9 (50/50 ov); Australia 257/5 (49.4/50 ov)

Australia won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

2nd Test: Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 1995

Australia 500/6d and 41/0; Sri Lanka 233 and 307 (f/o)

Australia won by 10 wickets

6th Match: Sri Lanka v West Indies at Hobart - Jan 3, 1996

West Indies 194 (48.2/50 ov); Sri Lanka 124 (37.4/50 ov)

West Indies won by 70 runs

7th Match: Sri Lanka v West Indies at Brisbane - Jan 5, 1996

Sri Lanka 102 (45.2/50 ov); West Indies 104/3 (26.1/50 ov)

West Indies won by 7 wickets (with 143 balls remaining)

9th Match: Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 9, 1996

Australia 213/5 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 214/7 (47.3/50 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

10th Match: Australia v Sri Lanka at Perth - Jan 12, 1996

Australia 266/6 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 183/9 (50/50 ov)

Australia won by 83 runs

11th Match: Sri Lanka v West Indies at Perth - Jan 14, 1996

Sri Lanka 202 (50/50 ov); West Indies 186/9 (50/50 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 16 runs

12th Match: Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 16, 1996

Australia 242/4 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 246/7 (49.4/50 ov)

Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)

1st Final: Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 18, 1996

Australia 201/7 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 183 (48.1/50 ov)

Australia won by 18 runs

2nd Final: Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney - Jan 20, 1996

Australia 273/5 (50/50 ov); Sri Lanka 159/8 (25/25 ov, target: 168)

Australia won by 9 runs (revised target)

3rd Test: Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Jan 25-29, 1996

Australia 502/9d and 215/6d; Sri Lanka 317 and 252

Australia won by 148 runs

News

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The Sri Lankans in Australia, 1995-96

Third Test Match

AUSTRALIA v SRI LANKA

Second Test Match

Australia v Sri Lanka

First Test Match

AUSTRALIA v SRI LANKA

Photos

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Darrell Hair no-balls Muttiah Muralitharan

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Darrell Hair no-balls Muttiah Muralitharan

Tour Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Jan 25-29, 1996
Australia won by 148 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Sydney - Jan 20, 1996
Australia won by 9 runs (revised target)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 18, 1996
Australia won by 18 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Jan 16, 1996
Sri Lanka won by 3 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Perth - Jan 14, 1996
Sri Lanka won by 16 runs
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