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Sangakkara asked to delay Test retirement

Nov 21, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara's Test future remains undecided after Sri Lanka's selectors implored him to reconsider his decision to retire from all formats after the 2015 World Cup

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka news

Player comments upset Jayasuriya

Nov 13, 2014: Sri Lanka chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya has expressed alarm at Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara's statements to media regarding team selection, and has said the players' comments revealed Sri Lanka's plans

Andrew Fidel Fernando

Sri Lanka in India 2014-15

Sri Lanka shuffle squad for final two ODIs

Nov 8, 2014: Four Sri Lanka players, including Kumar Sangakkara, will be replaced in the squad for the two final ODIs against India, as the selectors seek to test fringe players with the World Cup on the horizon

Andrew Fidel Fernando

ICC news

Johnson, Sangakkara lead ICC awards nominees

Nov 5, 2014: Mitchell Johnson and Kumar Sangakkara are in contention to win the ICC's Cricketer of the Year award for a second time after the 2014 shortlists were announced

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, SSC, 4th day

Win would be 'fitting farewell' for Jayawardene - Sangakkara

Aug 17, 2014: The Sri Lanka team had spoken about keeping emotions in check in Mahela Jayawardene's final match, but they will relish the chance to bid him farewell with a 2-0 series win, Kumar Sangakkara said

Andrew Fidel Fernando at the SSC

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd Test, SSC, 4th day

Sangakkara scotches retirement fears

Aug 17, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara's wave of the bat after falling for 58 triggered worries about whether he was set to quit Test cricket

Andrew Fidel Fernando at the SSC

Mahela Jayawardene retires from Test cricket

'We watched cricket, we talked cricket'

Aug 12, 2014: On the eve of Mahela Jayawardene's final Test, his team-mate, best friend and fellow batting superstar Kumar Sangakkara speaks about what made him, and them, tick

Andrew Fidel Fernando

ICC news

Sangakkara regains No. 1 ranking

Aug 11, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara is once again the No. 1 Test batsman in the world following his double-century in Galle. His 221 helped Sri Lanka beat Pakistan in the first Test

ESPNcricinfo staff

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day

Keeping to Murali prepared me for Ajmal - Sangakkara

Aug 9, 2014: Years of keeping wicket to Muttiah Muralitharan and plain good vibes have been behind Kumar Sangakkara's ability to mute Saeed Ajmal and succeed against the Pakistan attack, the batsman said after hitting his 10th double-hundred

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day

A run-machine that just won't stop

Aug 9, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara has always adapted his game over the years, and at present, each and every part of him is conditioned towards run-making

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day

Sangakkara's golden run, and Ajmal's long wait

Aug 9, 2014: Stats highlights from a day which was completely dominated by Kumar Sangakkara

S Rajesh

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day

A celebration of Sri Lanka's favourite sons

Aug 8, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene are both undisputed legends of the game. Their standing in Sri Lanka, however, goes far deeper than that

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Galle

Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 4th day

'Objective is to win at all costs' - Sangakkara

Jul 27, 2014: Sri Lanka have not lost a Test series at home to South Africa since 1993. If they are to protect that record, the final day of the tour has to be about all-out attack, says Kumar Sangakkara

Andrew Fidel Fernando at the SSC

Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 4th day

South Africa set for final-day spin inquisition

Jul 27, 2014: Sri Lanka rattled along at well over four an over to set a target of 369 and give themselves well over three sessions to bowl out South Africa

The Report by Siddarth Ravindran

Four Sri Lankan masters

Jun 28, 2014: From Mendis to Sangakkara, a look at a few iconic batsmen who shaped Sri Lanka's cricket

Ramachandra Guha

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 3rd day

Sangakkara finally leaves his hallmark on England

Jun 22, 2014: Having averaged only 30 in England before this tour, Kumar Sangakkara has finally restored his record

Andrew Fidel Fernando at Headingley

England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Invetsec Test, Headingley, 1st day

Plunkett and Broad rattle through Sri Lanka

Jun 20, 2014: Stuart Broad became the first England bowler to take two hat-tricks in Test cricket, and only the fourth bowler of all time, as England tore through Sri Lanka's lower order on the opening day of the Headingley Test.

The Report by David Hopps

England v Sri Lanka, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 5th day

Sangakkara a maestro in convoluted drama

Jun 16, 2014: In a match to highlight all that is great about Test cricket Kumar Sangakarra showed his class and without him Sri Lanka were done for

Mark Nicholas at Lord's

England v Sri Lanka, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day

Sangakkara savours emotional landmark

Jun 14, 2014: Kumar Sangakkara's day three hundred at Lord's was the result of technical adjustment and unwavering focus, according to Sangakkara and the man who celebrated with him on the pitch, when he moved to triple figures

Andrew Fidel Fernando at Lord's

England v Sri Lanka, 1st Investec Test, Lord's, 3rd day

Sangakkara breaks jinx, and Lord's run-fests

Jun 14, 2014: Stats highlights from the third day at Lord's, which was dominated by Kumar Sangakkara's maiden Test century at the ground

S Rajesh
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