Australia Just Had Its Best Day Of Test Cricket This Summer

Australia is 2/72 at stumps on day one of the first Test against Sri Lanka at The Gabba in Brisbane.

Earlier, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 144. Which means we've knocked off half the deficit already with eight wickets still in hand.

Scroll down for a recap of all the action as it unfolded today.


  • Khawaja goes late
  • Aussies make decent start
  • Great batting from Dickwella after dinner
  • Starc gets number 200. Then 201.
  • Richardson's perfect strikes after tea!
  • Gary gets one!
  • First Test wicket for Richardson!
  • Cummins strikes!
  • And we're underway
  • Sri Lanka win the toss and will bat
  • Get this hilarious name out of your system now