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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Waugh Paces Aussies

ADELAIDE () -- Steve Waugh completed a brilliant all-round performance Monday as Australia beat Sri Lanka by 148 runs in the third cricket test at the Adelaide Oval to sweep the series 3-0.


Waugh followed up his 170 and an unbeaten 61 with the bat with bowling figures of 4-34 as Sri Lanka crashed to defeat at 252 after being set 401 to win.


David Boon ended his 12-year international career at the conclusion of the match after figuring in 107 tests and scoring 7,422 runs at an average of 43.66, inclusive of 21 centuries and 99 catches.