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Kumar Sangakkara

Sangakkara Returns To The Top Of ICC Rankings

After scoring a magnificent double-century against Pakistan in Galle, Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara has returned to the top of the ICC Test match batting rankings.
11 August 2014

Sangakkara, Mathews Put Sri Lanka Ahead

Kumar Sangakkara scored his 10th Test double-century as Sri Lanka secured a lead of 78 runs over Pakistan by stumps on day four of the first Test in Galle.
9 August 2014

Sangakkara Passes Dravid On Rain-Hit Day

Kumar Sangakkara moved into fourth place on the all-time list of century-makers in Test cricket on a rain-hit third day of the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle.
8 August 2014

Sri Lanka Pile On The Pressure

Sri Lanka enjoyed an excellent fourth day of the second and final Test against South Africa in Colombo, which ended with the tourists still needing another 331 runs to win.
27 July 2014

Silva, Sangakkara Turn Tables On Amla Gamble

An unbeaten final session partnership of 96 between Kaushal Silva and Kumar Sangakkara has left the first Test between Sri Lanka and South Africa at Galle firmly in the balance going into the final day.
19 July 2014

Jayawardene, Sangakkara Lead Sri Lanka Fightback

Mahela Jayawardene hit an unbeaten half-century to continue a Sri Lankan fightback on day three of the second Test against England at Headingley.
22 June 2014

Sangakkara Sparkles In Strong Reply

Kumar Sangakkara scored a Test century at Lord's for the first time as Sri Lanka avoided the follow-on and closed day three of the first game against England on 415 for seven.
14 June 2014

Sri Lanka Level Series Despite Buttler Brilliance

England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler cracked 121 in 74 balls but ended up on the losing side as Sri Lanka won the fourth One-Day International by seven runs at Lord's to level the five-match series at 2-2.
31 May 2014

Kumar Sangakkara - Exceptional Player, Or One Of The Greatest Ever?

As Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara prepares for a tour of England by playing for Durham, Matt Carter tries to judge where he should be ranked among the very best cricketers.
7 May 2014

Hot Spot - ICC WT20 2014 Final Review - Cricket World TV

Following the final of the ICC World Twenty20 2014 between India and Sri Lanka, John Pennington and Chetan Narula give their thoughts on the game.
7 April 2014

Video - Sangakkara Delighted With World T20 Win

Fresh from his match-winning innings against India in the ICC World Twenty20 final, Kumar Sangakkara talks of his delight at finally winning a global tournament with Sri Lanka.
6 April 2014

Video - Sangakkara Upstages Kohli, Jayawardene As Sri Lanka Win WT20 - Cricket World TV

In our final news update video reviewing the ICC World Twenty20 2014, we look back on the final, which saw Kumar Sangakkara inspire Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win over India.
6 April 2014

Dream Farewell For Sangakkara, Jayawardene As Sri Lanka Win ICC World T20

Kumar Sangakkara, in his final Twenty20 International, scored an unbeaten half-century as Sri Lanka broke their final hoodoo to win the ICC World Twenty20 final by six wickets against India.
6 April 2014

Jayawardene, Sangakkara To Retire From T20Is

Sri Lankan batsmen Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara will both retire from Twenty20 International cricket following the ICC World Twenty20 in Bangladesh.
17 March 2014

Sri Lanka Thrash Afghanistan To Reach Asia Cup Final

Sri Lanka qualified for the final of the Asia Cup 2014 in emphatic style as they thrashed Afghanistan by 129 runs in their penultimate group game.
3 March 2014

Sri Lanka Win A Thriller Against India

Sri Lanka took their second win of the Asia Cup 2014 in thrilling fashion as they defeated India by two wickets with four balls to spare in game four in Fatullah.
28 February 2014

Sangakkara Stars In Sri Lanka Win

Kumar Sangakkara hit 128 off 115 balls to lead Sri Lanka to a 61-run win in the second One-Day International in Mirpur and an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
20 February 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Kumar Sangakkara

Kumar Sangakkara edges out Brendon McCullum to be named this week's Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 February 2014

Chandimal, Sangakkara Set Bangladesh 467-Run Target

Kumar Sangakkara and Dinesh Chandimal both scored centuries on day four of the second and final Test in Chittagong as Sri Lanka set Bangladesh a victory target of 467.
7 February 2014

Sangakkara Triple-Century Drives Sri Lanka

Kumar Sangakkara became the third Sri Lankan to score a triple-century as he made 319 on day two of the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Chittagong.
5 February 2014