Result
1st Test, Hobart, Dec 14-18 2012, Sri Lanka tour of Australia
450/5d & 278
(119.2 ov, target 393)
336 & 255
Australia won by 137 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Day 5
Angelo Mathews gets hit by a Mitchell Starc delivery
Last-day pitch a 'minefield' - SL coach
2yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
The Australian team crowds Mitchell Starc after he picked up the last wicket
Desperation turns to jubilation
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
The captain and the spearhead
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Sri Lanka's skill demands they do better
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Peter Siddle grabbed a five-for
Television replays caused Sri Lanka's tampering concerns
1yAndrew Fernando at Bellerive Oval
Matthew Wade bowls his first over in first-class cricket
Australia's wicketkeeper-bowler
2yAndrew Fernando at Bellerive Oval
Peter Siddle has Kumar Sangakkara trapped lbw
Starc and Siddle deliver victory to Australia
1yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale
Peter Siddle took the wicket of Kumar Sangakkara
No evidence of tampering, says ICC
1yAndrew Fernando at Bellerive Oval
Day 4
Chanaka Welegedara is congratulated for taking a wicket
Fighting draw could set-up improving Sri Lanka
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Lyon a likely threat on final day - Herath
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Rangana Herath picked up 5 for 96
Long way ahead for limping Australia
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Michael Clarke speaks to physio Alex Kountouris about his injured right hamstring
Watson likely to lead on Boxing Day
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Dimuth Karunaratne is bowled by a yorker
Warner's aggression, Starc's anger
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Michael Clarke speaks to physio Alex Kountouris about his injured right hamstring
Clarke injury raises unanswerable question
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Shane Watson celebrates removing Tillakaratne Dilshan
Sri Lanka lose early wickets in big chase
2yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale
Day 3
Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates his hundred
Fiery Dilshan gives Sri Lanka belief
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
'SL unlucky with reviews' - Dilshan
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Dark clouds hover over the Bellerive Oval
Slim crowds, critics raise chairman's ire
2yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Michael Clarke checks on the injured Ben Hilfenhaus
Australian fast bowlers blow up
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Angelo Mathews fends one away
Australia add a touch of Silk
2yAndrew Fernando
Michael Clarke checks on the injured Ben Hilfenhaus
Hilfenhaus side injury exposes Australia again
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates his hundred
Siddle keeps Australia on top despite Dilshan ton
1yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale
Day 2
Matthew Wade plays a pull
Jayawardene's defensive approach a giveaway
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
SL batsmen's lack of focus costly - Ford
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Hussey delivers batting masterclass
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Michael Hussey works one through the off side
Hussey, bowlers keep Australia in control
1yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale
The rain set in at Bellerive Oval
Clarke springs a surprise, twice
2yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Day 1
Chanaka Welegedara picked up important wickets on the first day
Stilted showing from Sri Lanka's pace bowlers
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Phillip Hughes was bowled for 86
Hughes and haphazard
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Ricky Ponting and his daughter during a farewell lap at Bellerive Oval
Ponting ponders life of leisure
1yDaniel Brettig at Bellerive Oval
Chanaka Welegedara had Phillip Hughes caught off a no-ball
An awkward but effective Hughes
2yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Phillip Hughes punches one through the off side
Batsmen put Australia on top
1yThe Report by Brydon Coverdale
Others
Shaminda Eranga smiles in a training session
Eranga capable of sharpening blunt SL attack
1yAndrew Fernando
Peter Siddle has Kumar Sangakkara trapped lbw
Use the DRS to get rid of howlers, not to strive for perfection
1yMark Nicholas
Michael Hussey celebrates his 15th Test century
Australia's near-total dominance
2yMadhusudhan Ramakrishnan
Angelo Mathews and Mahela Jayawardene at Sri Lanka's new team sponsor launch event
Jayawardene to step down as captain after tour
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
Rehearsal? Tell that to Clarke
2yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Michael Clarke and Mahela Jayawardene with the Warne-Muralitharan Trophy
Jayawardene wants batsmen to step up
1yAndrew Fernando in Hobart
David Warner walks back after being dismissed off the second ball of the day
Slater's cautionary tale for Warner
1yDaniel Brettig in Hobart
Michael Clarke and Mahela Jayawardene with the Warne-Muralitharan Trophy
A defining tour in a one-sided rivalry
2yAndrew Fernando in Hobart