Kumar Sangakkara

Kumar Sangakkara looking towards CPL campaign with Jamaica Tallawahs

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara says that he is excited to return to the Caribbean Premier League with the Jamaica Tallawahs for the upcoming season which gets underway on 29th June.
21 June 2016
 

Kumar Sangakkara bats for Kusal Perera's inclusion for England tour

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara is hoping that Kusal Perera will be given a chance to feature in the tour of England after doping charges against him were lifted.
13 May 2016

Kumar Sangakkara appointed as Sri Lanka selector

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara has been included in the national selection committee which was appointed by the sports minister Dayasiri Jayasekara.
8 March 2016

CPL adds six marquee players for 2016 season

The organisers of the Caribbean Premier League have confirmed the addition of six marquee players to the player draft for the upcoming season of the Twenty20 competition.
30 January 2016

ICC names Test and ODI teams of the year 2015

The International Cricket Council has announced the Test and One-Day International teams of the year captained by Alastair Cook and AB de Villiers respectively.
2 December 2015

Sangakkara's blast wraps up the series for Warriors

Powered by a rapid fifty from Kumar Sangakkara and important knocks from Jacques Kallis and Ricky Ponting, Warne’s Warriors piled on 262 runs and went on to defeat Sachin’s Blasters by 57 runs in Houston to seal the Cricket All-Stars series victory.
12 November 2015

Kumar Sangakkara joins Pakistan Super League

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara has joined the draft of the Pakistan Super League Twenty20 tournament which will be held in Dubai and Sharjah in February 2016.
28 October 2015

Clarke, Rogers, Sangakkara bid farewell - Cricket World TV

In our latest cricket news round-up video we reflect on an emotional few days for the sport with the retirements of Michael Clarke, Chris Rogers and Kumar Sangakkara dominating the headlines.
24 August 2015

ICC showers rich praise on Kumar Sangakkara

The Chief Executive of the International Cricket Council, Dave Richardson, showered rich praise on former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara following his retirement from the game.
24 August 2015

Will come hard at Kumar Sangakkara - Ishant Sharma

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma revealed that he will be bowling his best to Kumar Sangakkara in the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka, which begins on 12th August in Galle.
7 August 2015

Kumar Sangakkara - The end is nigh for a great career

If Arjuna Ranatunga added mettle to the Sri Lankan side and Mahela Jayawardene added finesse, Kumar Sangakkara should be credited for the sophistication that connected the inner core and the outer sheen.
5 July 2015

Kumar Sangakkara to retire after second Test against India

Legendary Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara on Saturday made a formal announcement that he will retire from international cricket after the second Test of the upcoming series against India.
27 June 2015

Kumar Sangakkara Wins Outstanding Contribution To Sport Award

Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara has picked up an Outstanding Contribution to Sport award at the fifth annual Asian Awards in London.
18 April 2015

Exciting Summer Ahead For Lycamobile, Chance To Shine & England - Chris Tooley

Following last month’s announcement of a new partnership between Lycamobile and Chance to Shine, Chief Executive of Lycamobile, Christopher Tooley is looking forward to an exciting summer for both the company and the charity.
9 April 2015

ICC Announces Team Of World Cup 2015

The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced its team of the 2015 World Cup comprising of 12 best performers in the tournament led by New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.
30 March 2015

Farokh Engineer: What Happened To Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka were terrible today. I don't know what got into them - nerves? But they are all experienced players, fantastic players, says Lycamobile ambassador Farokh Engineer.
18 March 2015

Kumar Sangakkara Adamant About ODI Retirement

Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has maintained that he has no plans to reverse his retirement decision after his side’s quarter-final loss to South Africa in Sydney on Wednesday.
18 March 2015

Kumar Sangakkara Denies Retirement Reversal

Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara refuted talks of prolonging his retirement in One-Day Internationals which is imminent after the ongoing 2015 World Cup.
12 March 2015

Sangakkara Wears New Masuri Stemguard

As well as making World Cup history with three consecutive centuries, Kumar Sangakkara has become the first player to wear the new Masuri Stemguard clip-on safety attachment during an international match.
10 March 2015

Kumar Sangakkara To Retire From Test Cricket In August

Sri Lanka's batting star Kumar Sangakkara has revealed that the Test series against India in August will be his last assignment as an international cricketer.
9 March 2015