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Full Text: Virat Kohli’s emotional message to outgoing Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara

Virat Kohli was all praise for Kumar Sangakkara and wished him luck for the second innings.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: August 25, 2015 2:12:36 pm
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Virat Kohli paid rich tribute to retiring Kumar Sangakkara and wrote a touching message for the elegant southpaw. The contents of the message were shared by the official handle of the Indian cricket team.

Here’s the message:

Dear Kumar,

It’s been an absolute pleasure knowing you as a person first and no words can explain your great cricketing achievements. You have inspired so many people and shown them the way Lucky to have played in the same era as you. Thanks for everything. God bless you and your family and wish you the best in life ahead.


After the message, Kohli had another surprise for Sangakkara. India skipper presented Sanga with a visiting team jersey signed by all the members.


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