Cricket

Sri Lanka aims for 1st test win in Australia

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) Sri Lanka may have its best chance to win a cricket test in Australia when it faces an unsettled Australian lineup in a day-night match in Brisbane from Thursday.

The teams have met only 13 times in Australia since Sri Lanka joined the ranks of test nations and the home team has won 11 of those matches, the other two having been drawn.

Sri Lanka last toured Australia six years ago, losing that series, but when the teams last met in Sri Lanka in 2016, Sri Lanka won the series 3-0.

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