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Australia Defeats Sri Lanka to Sweep Test Cricket Series 3-0

January 05, 2013

Australia beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in their third cricket Test in Sydney to sweep the series 3-0.

Retiring batsman Mike Hussey hit 27 not out to help guide Australia to the victory target following the tea break after the home team slipped to 108-4 chasing 141 on day four. Sri Lanka was earlier dismissed for 278 in its second innings.

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