SL vs AUS: Prabhat Jayasuriya made this record in the debut test match!
Sri Lanka beat Australia by an innings and 39 runs in the second Test on the back of Dinesh Chandimal's double century and debutant Prabhat Jayasuriya's lethal bowling. Australia, who scored 364 runs in the first innings, was bundled out for only 151 runs in the second innings.
Sri Lanka took a huge lead of 190 runs after scoring 554 runs in the first innings thanks to Dinesh Chandimal's double century. In his debut match itself, Prabhat Jayasuriya took 12 wickets.
With this, he has become the highest wicket-taker for Sri Lanka in the debut Test match. He broke the record of P Jayavikrama in this matter. He took 11 wickets against Bangladesh in the year 2001. At the same time, Akila Dhananjaya took 8 wickets against Bangladesh in 2018.
Prabhat Jayasuriya took 6/118 in 36 overs in the first innings of the match against Australia and 6/59 in 18 overs in the second innings.