VIDEO: Steve Smith furious at Usman Khawaja after being run out


Galle. Australia dropped 10 wickets of Sri Lanka on the first day of the Galle Test match on the basis of Nathan Lyon’s lethal bowling. Sri Lanka scored 212 runs in the first innings. By the end of the day’s play, Australia had scored 98 runs for the loss of 3 wickets. Australia is now 114 runs behind Sri Lanka. Australia’s start was not special and opener David Warner was dismissed after scoring just 25 runs.

Smith is run out
Marnus Labuschagne, who came to bat at number three, was also dismissed after scoring 13 runs. Steve Smith came to bat at number four. Ramesh Mendis came to the 20th over of the innings and due to lack of coordination between Usman Khawaja and Smith on the very first ball, Steve Smith was run out for 6 runs. After being run out, Smith looked very angry with Usman Khawaja.

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Earlier, Sri Lanka’s batting was seen struggling in front of Australia’s bowlers. The team got the first blow on the score of 38 runs. At the same time, when the team’s score was 42 runs, then Kusal Mendis was also out. Captain Karunaratne also could not do anything special and was dismissed after scoring 28 runs in 84 balls. 4 batsmen of the team could not even touch the double figure. The entire team of Lanka was all out after scoring 212 runs in 59 overs.

second day’s play interrupted
Due to bad weather in Galle, the second day’s play was interrupted and could not start on time. The second day’s play was to begin at 10 am local time but due to rain and strong wind, the ground staff had to struggle hard to cover the outfield. In the midst of bad weather, a temporary stand of the stadium also uprooted and fell. The good news is that no one was present in the stand at that time. No one was injured in the incident.

Tags: Australia vs Sri lanka, Steve Smith, Usman Khawaja


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