Cricket - Cricket-Australia v Sri Lanka - first test scoreboard

HOBART, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Scoreboard at the close of play on the first day of the first test between Australia and Sri Lanka at Bellerive Oval on Friday:

Australia won the toss and chose to bat

Australia first innings

D. Warner run out 57

E. Cowan c Eranga b Welegedera 4

P. Hughes b Welegedera 86

S. Watson c M. Jayawardene b Welegedera 30

M.Clarke not out 70

M. Hussey not out 37

Extras (b-1, lb-3, w-1, nb-10) 15

Total (for four wickets, 90 overs) 299

Fall of wickets: 1-18 2-97 3-183 4-198

To bat: M. Wade, P. Siddle, B. Hilfenhaus, M. Starc, N. Lyon.

Bowling: Kulasekara 22-2-51-0 (nb-5, w-1), Welegedera 20-1-99-3 (nb-3), Eranga 16-3-52-0 (nb-2), Mathews 11-2-35-0, Dilshan 4-0-11-0, Herath 17-3-47-0.

Sri Lanka: T. Dilshan, D. Karunaratne, K. Sangakkara, M. Jayawardene, T. Samaraweera, A. Mathews, P. Jayawardene, N. Kulasekara, C. Welegedera, S. Eranga, R. Herath.

Series:

Second test Dec. 26-30 Melbourne Cricket Ground

Third test Jan. 3-7 Sydney Cricket Ground (Compiled by Nick Mulvenney, Editing by John O'Brien)