ARTICLES RELATING TO KUMAR SANGAKKARA

Sangakkara laments Sri Lanka's 'chaotic' CWC build-up

2019-05-24 12:34

Kumar Sangakkara hopes Sri Lanka can somehow overcome their "chaotic" build-up to the World Cup thanks to Dimuth Karunaratne's "lack of baggage".

Sangakkara named as first non-British MCC president

2019-05-01 18:52

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has been appointed as the first non-British president of the Marylebone Cricket Club.

Sangakkara: No 'ambitions' to be next Imran Khan

2018-08-13 12:06

Sri Lanka's batting legend Kumar Sangakkara Monday says he had no intention of making a foray into politics.

Impatient Sri Lanka fans voice displeasure

2017-08-21 10:40

A group of angry Sri Lanka supporters held up the team bus and showed their displeasure after a heavy defeat to India in Dambulla on Sunday.

'Stress free' Sangakkara a happy camper

2017-06-14 14:01

Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara says he is enjoying himself after reaching 100 centuries in professional cricket while playing for English county side Surrey.

Sangakkara inspired Sri Lanka stunner - Mathews

2017-06-09 08:11

Angelo Mathews says an inspirational session in the nets with Kumar Sangakkara laid the foundations for Sri Lanka's stunning victory against India.

Sangakkara falls short of record-equalling century

2017-05-29 20:51

Kumar Sangakkara just missed out on a record-equalling feat when he failed to get to three figures for Surrey against Essex at Chelmsford.

Sangakkara picture perfect with another Lord's ton

2017-05-22 08:22

Not content with scoring one century at Lord's in a match where his portrait was unveiled in the Pavilion, Sri Lanka great Kumar Sangakkara added another for Surrey.

SL, Windies face off with young guns

2015-10-12 10:27

Sri Lanka and the West Indies will look to offload past baggage and begin a new era with fresh young talent in a two-Test series.

Sangakkara offered diplomatic post

2015-08-24 14:15

Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara bid a tearful farewell to international cricket on Monday and was immediately offered a diplomatic post.

 

Sangakkara optimistic Sri Lanka will stage England series despite attacks

2019-05-23 16:44

Kumar Sangakkara believes Sri Lanka will stage England's scheduled tour of the island next year despite safety concerns caused by the Easter Sunday terror attacks.

Pujara, Pant centuries put India in command of Sydney Test

2019-01-04 09:39

A marathon century by Cheteshwar Pujara and a swashbuckling ton from Rishabh Pant all but ended Australia's hopes of saving the series.

Sangakkara calls for Test pay minimum

2018-02-07 10:18

Kumar Sangakkara has called for Test cricket to introduce a minimum match fee for all countries to stop young players joining lucrative Twenty20 leagues.

Sri Lanka to probe 2011 CWC defeat

2017-07-19 14:15

Sri Lanka's sports minister has given his support for an investigation into the controversial 2011 CWC loss against India, amid fresh allegations of match fixing.

Sangakkara hits 100th ton in Surrey win

2017-06-14 08:52

Legendary Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara scored the 100th century of his career in Surrey's One-Day Cup quarter-final win over Yorkshire.

Sangakkara wants 'arrogant' SL to challenge India

2017-06-06 10:01

A young Sri Lanka team must play with arrogance if they are to upset holders India, former captain Kumar Sangakkara has said.

Sangakkara to call time on stellar career

2017-05-23 07:00

Sri Lankan cricketing legend Kumar Sangakkara says he will retire from first-class cricket at the end of the present English county season.

AB a 'nice guy' and 'one of the best'

2015-11-16 10:00

Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara has heaped praise on Proteas star AB de Villiers, who has now reached 100 Tests.

Players line up for Bangladesh T20 league

2015-10-11 16:59

Nearly 200 foreign players have expressed interest in the Bangladesh Premier League despite security threats.

Farewell King Kumar

2015-08-24 08:48

Sri Lankan batting great Kumar Sangakkara scored 18 his last test innings against India on Sunday.

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