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Kumar Sangakkara retires

'Kumar the most professional cricketer I have seen' - Farbrace

Aug 17, 2015: Paul Farbrace, the former Sri Lanka assistant coach, has said that Kumar Sangakkara is the "most professional" cricketer he has seen at training, and had helped him become a better coach

George Dobell and Andrew Fidel Fernando

Social media poll

Sangakkara voted as Sri Lanka's best

Aug 12, 2015: The results of our social media poll on Sri Lanka's greatest Test cricketer saw Kumar Sangakkara voted as #SriLankasBest. Here are some of the best comments we received

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Kumar Sangakkara retires

Aggression never about verbals or sledging - Sangakkara

Aug 11, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara, who will retire after the second Test against India, recalled his varied experiences in a 15-year international career

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Kumar Sangakkara retires

Being relieved of keeping was the best thing - Sangakkara

Aug 11, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara, who is set to retire after the second Test against India, believed that being relieved of the gloves in Tests contributed to a boom in his batting

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Surrey v Worcestershire, Royal London Cup, Group A, Kia Oval

Sam Curran helps secure quarter-final berth

Aug 4, 2015: Surrey secured themselves a place in the quarter-finals of the Royal London Cup after beating Worcestershire by 36 runs at the Kia Oval.

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Surrey v Derbyshire, Royal London Cup, Group A, Guildford

Sangakkara, Davies tons trump Durston

Aug 2, 2015: Classy hundreds from Steven Davies and Kumar Sangakkara propelled Surrey to a 77-run victory over Derbyshire in a high-scoring Royal London Cup match at Guildford

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Surrey v Kent, LV= County Championship Div Two, The Oval, 2nd day

Kent capitulate for 99 after Sangakkara ton

Jul 15, 2015: The 53rd first-class hundred of Kumar Sangakkara's glorious career and the continuation of 17-year-old Sam Curran's memorable debut helped to put Surrey in position to beat Kent

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Kumar Sangakkara's retirement

No sense in extending my career for a year - Sangakkara

Jun 27, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara has said that he made his decision to retire after careful consideration with his family

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Kumar Sangakkara's retirement

Sangakkara confirms international retirement

Jun 27, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara confirmed he will retire from international cricket after the second Test of Sri Lanka's forthcoming series against India, calling time on one of the most successful careers in modern cricket.

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 2nd day

Silva, Sangakkara make fifties on curtailed day

Jun 18, 2015: Two wickets immediately after tea brought Pakistan back on level terms after a century stand between Kaushal Silva and Kumar Sangakkara had steered Sri Lanka into a position of strength

The Report by Karthik Krishnaswamy

Pakistan in Sri Lanka 2015

A series to savour for the old-timers

Jun 15, 2015: Their teams are in transition and selectors on the hunt for talented youth, but it is this series' old men who still play cricket that warms the heart

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Sangakkara likely to retire after first Test against India

Jun 14, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara is expected to call time on his international career after three further matches - the last of which will be the first Test against India

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Northants v Surrey, LV= County Championship Division Two, Wantage Rd, 4th day

Roy best, Sangakkara ton light up tame draw

May 21, 2015: Those arriving at Wantage Road on the final day never expected to see anything other than a draw, but they were entertained by centuries for Jason Roy and Kumar Sangakkara as Surrey and Northamptonshire played out their rain-dominated stalemate.

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Essex v Surrey, NatWest T20 Blast, South Group, Chelmsford

Surrey off the mark as Davies' stellar form continues

May 16, 2015: Essex suffered a second defeat in the space of 24 hours as they went down by 44 runs in their T20 Blast match against Surrey at Chelmsford.

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BBL 2015-16

Sangakkara joins Hobart Hurricanes

May 6, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara has signed with the Hobart Hurricanes for the 2015-16 BBL season

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Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 2nd day

Sangakkara hopes for Pietersen England return

Apr 20, 2015: Kumar Sangakkara has called for England and Kevin Pietersen to "iron out their differences" and find a way for him to return to international cricket

David Hopps in Cardiff

Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 2nd day

Davies' double hundred quietens the wicketkeeping debate

Apr 20, 2015: A beautiful spring day in Cardiff might well have been the occasion when Steve Davies the disillusioned wicketkeeper incontestably became Steve Davies the batsman

David Hopps at Cardiff

Glamorgan v Surrey, Cardiff, 1st day

Sangakkara and Davies flay Glamorgan

Apr 19, 2015: A sizeable crowd had turned up at The Swalec Stadium to see Kevin Pietersen's return to first-class cricket in his bid to regain his place in England's Test team, but instead they were treated to fine hundreds from Kumar Sangakkara and Steven Davies

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Wisden 2015 - Leading cricketer in the world

Kumar Sangakkara

Apr 8, 2015: Wisden's leading cricketer in the world for 2015

Rob Smyth

IPL 2015

World Cup performers missing at the IPL

Apr 3, 2015:

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