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Sri Lanka will take on Australia in the 2nd Test of the 3 match series at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Sri Lanka on Thursday, September 8, 2011.

Michael Clarke will look to put his first Test series as Australia's captain beyond Sri Lanka's reach when the second match opens in Pallekele on Thursday. The tourists won the first Test on a controversial dusty wicket in Galle by 125 runs last week to take the lead in the three-match series, Australia's first in Sri Lanka since 2004.

Ricky Ponting became the first cricketer to play in 100 Test wins after Australia defeated Sri Lanka by 125 runs in the first Test in Galle on Saturday.

Ryan Harris picked up his second five-wicket haul as Australia beat Sri Lanka by 125 runs in the first Test to take 1-0 lead in the three-match series and give former captain Ricky Ponting his 100th Test victory.

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Australian debutant Nathan Lyon said taking five wickets in the first Test against Sri Lanka on Thursday was like living a dream.

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Sri Lanka bowlers Rangana Herath and Suranga Lakmal took three wickets apiece to dismiss Australia for a modest 273 on the opening day of the first cricket Test on Wednesday.