COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara said a tearful farewell to international cricket Monday and was immediately offered the post of the island's top envoy in Britain, where he plays county cricket.
COLOMBO: Sri Lankan batting great Kumar Sangakkara made 18 in his final test innings as India dominated fourth day's play in the second test on Sunday to stand eight wickets away from a series-levelling victory.
COLOMBO: An unbeaten 98-run stand from Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene put Sri Lanka ahead of Pakistan ending the third day with the lead of 165 runs with 8 wickets remaining, ARY News reported.
GALLE: Kumar Sangakkara capitalised on being dropped off the first ball he faced on the fourth morning to carry Sri Lanka to within 113 runs of Pakistan's first innings total as the first test appears to be heading for a draw on Saturday.
GALLE: Sri Lanka strongly replied to Pakistan 451 and scored 99 at the loss of 1-wicket till the end of second day of Galle Test, ARY News reported.