Cricket - Cricket-Australia 299-4 v Sri Lanka, first test - close

HOBART, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Australia were 299 for four at the close of play on the first day of the first test against Sri Lanka at Bellerive Oval on Friday.

Scores:

Australia 299-4 (P.Hughes 86, M. Clarke 70 not out, D. Warner 57; C. Welegedera 3-99) v Sri Lanka (Compiled by Nick Mulvenney, editing by Peter Rutherford)