Rangana Herath, First Sri Lankan spinner to bowl a hat-trick in a test match

During the Second Test Match in Galle, Sri Lanka, Rangana Herath (left arm spinner) made a hat-trick against the Australian team by taking down Adam Voges, Peter Nevill and Mitchell Starc in the first innings.

He became the first Sri Lankan Spinner to take three consecutive wickets in a test match, and second Sri Lankan bowler to make a hat-trick. The first one is Nuwan Zoysa (Former Fast Bowler) who managed to take down 3 consecutive wickets of the Zimbabwe players in 1999.

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