Live Cricket Score: Australia vs Sri Lanka, first Test match at Perth     Day One

Australia won the toss and elected to bat first against Sri Lanka in the first Test at Hobart on Thursday Getty Images

Hobart: Dec 14, 2012

Australia lost the recently concluded three-match Test series against South Africa 1-0 and with it lost an opportunity to regain the number one position in Test Rankings.

They will face a tough task against the Lankans who are a strong unit as well but have fared poorly Down Under in Test matches.

Teams:

Australia: David Warner, Ed Cowan, Phil Hughes, Shane Watson, Michael Clarke, Michael Hussey, Matthew Wade, Mitchell Starc, Peter Siddle, Ben Hilfenhaus, Nathan Lyon

Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene, Thinlan Samaraweera, Angelo Mathews, Prasanna Jayawardene, Nuwan Kulasekara, Rangana Herath, Shiminda Eraga, Chanaka Welegedra

Catch live scores and ball-by-ball commentary of the first day’s play between Australia and Sri Lanka here