Yahoo7 News Australia – Australia’s Jhye Richardson had figures of 3-26 to lead an impressive Australian display with the ball

Newcomer Jhye Richardson took three wickets as Australia had Sri Lanka in huge trouble at 122 for eight at the dinner break on the opening day of their day-night Test in Brisbane on Thursday.

Summary

  • Australia’s Jhye Richardson had figures of 3-26 to lead an impressive Australian display with the ballNewcomer Jhye Richardson took three wickets as Australia had Sri Lanka in huge trouble at 122 for eight at the dinner break on the opening day of their day-night Test in Brisbane on Thursday.
  • Richardson, who only came into the side after Josh Hazlewood was ruled out with injury, had figures of 3-26 to lead an impressive Australian display with the ball.
  • The Sri Lankans moved the score along to 26 before Lahiru Thirimanne on 12 tried to drive Pat Cummins, only to edge a comfortable catch to Marnus Labuschagne at third slip.
  • Richardson was impressive in his first spell in Test cricket, hitting the pads of the Sri Lankan openers numerous times.
  • Australia’s Jhye Richardson had figures of 3-26 to lead an impressive Australian display with the ball


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