• All and sundry paid their respects to the late Tony Greig.
  • The retiring Michael Hussey cherished the crowd's appreciation.
  • Hussey dropped an early catch at second slip.
  • Jackson Bird got rid of Sri Lanka's opening batsmen.
  • Mahela Jayawardene welcomed his first Test half-ton away from home in over three years.
  • Mitchell Starc ended Jayawardene's stay.
  • Peter Siddle removed Thilan Samaraweera cheaply.
  • A solid half-century marked Lahiru Thirimanne's return to the Test XI.
  • Thirimanne fell nine runs short of a century.
  • Starc outfoxed Dinesh Chandimal with a great yorker.
  • Bird finished with four wickets in a total of 294 all out.

3rd Test, Day 1: Aus v SL

All and sundry paid their respects to the late Tony Greig.