Jhye Richardson punches the air after picking up his first Test wicket

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Tea Sri Lanka 58 for 3 (Mendis 14*, Roshen 0*, Lyon 1-8) v Australia

Sri Lanka survived the first 10 overs at the Gabba, but Australia surged through Pat Cummins, Jhye Richardson and Nathan Lyon, who each claimed a wicket apiece in the next 16 overs, to leave the opposition at 58 for 3 at the break. Sri Lanka batted patiently, progressing at a run rate no more than 2.32, but nevertheless could not avoid losing their most experienced batsmen - Dimuth Karunaratne out for 24, after Dinesh Chandimal was already dismissed for 5. By lunch, Kusal Mendis was not out on 14 off 41 balls, and Roshen Silva was yet to get off the mark, having batted out 10 deliveries.

The initial exchanges had been nervy, with both openers surviving strong lbw shouts - Lahiru Thirimanne even overturning a review against him on seven, to deny Mitchell Starc a 200th Test wicket. Neither batsman ventured aggressive strokes, with Karunaratne a particularly dour presence at the crease. Thirimanne hit his firs boundary in the eighth over, glancing Starc fine for four, but it was not until much later - the 21st over, that Karunaratne struck his first and only four. Every batsman played and missed, but for much of the session, Karunaratne seemed the most in-control.

It was Pat Cummins, bowling first-change, that produced Australia"s first breakthrough, after the visitors had grafted their way to 26 for no loss. Coming around the wicket to the left-handers in his second over, Cummins got one to leave Thirimanne, who attempted a big off drive, and managed only to send an edge to Marnus Labuschagne at third slip. Chandimal, who has said he will bat at No. 3 for the foreseeable future, was out the very next over. Having edged Richardson for four between slip and gully, he was out three balls later, nicking to second slip, where Joe Burns took an excellent catch diving to his left.

Karunaratne had seemed set, and was the first victim of bounce, to the spin of Nathan Lyon. Having played Lyon with some confidence in Lyon"s first three overs, he was unable to adjust to one that pitched on a good length and leapt startlingly up at him. The ball brushed glove as Karunaratne followed it with his hands, and Tim Paine took a fine catch.

Ekta Bisht celebrates a wicket with captain Mithali Raj

Kagiso Rabada celebrates a wicket

Amy Satterthwaite sweeps

Kagiso Rabada sends Lahiru Thirimanne back

Salman Butt struck a half-century

Joe Burns kisses the badge on reaching his century

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