February 20, 2021 8:30 am
Kumar Sangakkara, who is the president of the Marylebone Cricket Club, says suggestion of banning short ball in junior cricket unwise even as lawmakers of the sport discuss its future.
January 24, 2021 4:28 pm
Kumar Sangakkara first graced the IPL in its inaugural season back in 2008, and started with a stylish fifty on debut against MS Dhoni’s CSK.
July 26, 2020 11:34 am
Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the ICC chairman's post, saying the BCCI president's "astute cricket brain" and vast experience as an administrator make him a "very suitable" candidate for the role.
July 25, 2020 7:52 am
After Mahindananda Aluthgamage, Sri Lanka’s former sports minister, had claimed that the 2011 World Cup final was fixed, Kumar Sangakkara was interrogated for hours before the probe was called off.
July 22, 2020 8:54 pm
"We are all taught to love our country but sometimes we follow it blindly and that stops us from appreciating other cultures, other countries, other races, other religions," said Kumar Sangakkara.
July 03, 2020 9:56 am
Protests were held against the "continuous harassment of Kumar Sangakkara and other cricketers over unsubstantiated match-fixing allegations" on the day the former captain was interrogated for more than five hours.
June 20, 2020 5:03 pm
After Sri Lanka’s former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage alleged that the 2011 World Cup final was fixed, the sports ministry of the island-country ordered an investigation into the matter.
June 19, 2020 6:10 pm
Mahela Jayawardene, one of the star performers of the 2011 World Cup final, responds to claims by the then Sports Minister that India's victory had been 'fixed'.
June 02, 2020 7:56 pm
Offering his views on racism after George Floyd's death last week, former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara urged people to create a better society.
June 01, 2020 5:37 pm
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have aggregated 35,930 runs across three formats and Kumar Sangakkara feels the duo has the same aura which Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid had.
August 24, 2015 7:56 pm
Kumar Sangakkara signs off from international cricket after the second Test against India in Colombo.
August 15, 2015 9:03 pm
Kumar Sangakkara played his final Test at Galle against India on Saturday.
August 25, 2015 1:19 pm