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Kumar Sangakkara Recalls Murali’s Self-Belief Before Retirement
Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara recalled his discussion with Muttiah Muralitharan regarding his 800 Test wickets. Sanga revealed how he didn’t want his fellow countryman to end his career before hitting that magical number. The SL wicketkeeper also revealed how the spinner was adamant he will retire after the Galle Test against India in […]
By CricShotsStaff - May 30, 2020
Kumar Sangakkara Opens Up About the Iconic World Cup Losing Smile
Dhoni’s iconic six ended India’s 28-year-long wait for the World Cup final.  One noticeable still from India’s iconic 2011 World Cup-winning celebrations was Kumar Sangakkara who was spotted a gentle smile after MS Dhoni’s six. The photo of him sporting a smile after the defeat went viral after the World Cup 2011 final Kumar Sangakkara […]
By CricShotsStaff - May 29, 2020
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Kumar Sangakkara Recalls Controversial Toss at 2011 WC Final
The outbreak of the Corona Virus has halted all the sporting events. The cricketing calendar has suffered because of the same. With everyone stuck indoors, the cricketing fraternity has taken over the internet. Players coaches, pundits, everyone is has been proactive on social media to interact with their fans.  Kumar Sangakkara joined hands with Ravichandran […]
By CricShotsStaff - May 29, 2020
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The day Sri Lanka Avenged 2011 WC loss
On this day in 2014, Sri Lanka defeated India in what was one of the lowest scoring finals of the ICC T 20 World Cup. A match remembered for the fabulous death bowling by them Sri Lankan team with perfectly executed outside the off stump full-length deliveries. It was, however, a forgetful encounter for the […]
By CricShotsStaff - Apr 6, 2020
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Kumar Sangakkara Reveals How Lahore Attack Changed His Perspectives on Life and Sport
Kumar Sangakkara, the current president of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), said that the 2009 terror attack has changed the perspective of his life and gave him a lot of life lessons as well. The horrifying incident took place way before in 2009. As the Sri Lankan team bus approached the Gaddafi Stadium on March […]
By Shruti - Feb 14, 2020
MCC To Play One-day And T20 Matches In Pakistan
Custodian of cricket laws, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), will play one one-day match and three T20 matches during their upcoming tour of Pakistan, beginning on Thursday. All the matches are scheduled to be played in Lahore, the MCC said in a press release. Lahore Qalandars will be the Club’s first opposition in a floodlit […]
By CricShots - Feb 12, 2020
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Kumar Sangakkara to Lead the 12-member MCC Squad for Pakistan Tour
The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has recently announced the squad for its upcoming tour to Pakistan. The team will play a series of matches in Lahore and the MCC President and former Sri Lanka batsman Kumar Sangakkara have been appointed as the captain of the side. The tour will give a major boost to the […]
By Shruti - Jan 31, 2020
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Playing Day-Night Test Will Not Be Easy For Spinners, Says VVS Laxman
Even as India are busy playing the first Test against Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore, the focus is on the second Test which will be the first-ever Day-Night Test. However, the Indian players have already started preparing for the game with the pink ball, former India batsman VVS Laxman believes spinners will […]
By Shruti - Nov 16, 2019
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Kumar Sangakkara Believes Rishabh Pant Needs to Improve His Wicket-keeping Skills
Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara thinks Rishabh Pant needs to improve his wicket-keeping skills and also he needs to understand his weakness ahead of next year’s World T20. “If you are looking at the World Cup it’s important for him (Pant) to understand what his role is in terms of helping his captain with […]
By Shruti - Nov 9, 2019
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Kumar Sangakkara Gives A Crucial Advice To Rishabh Pant
Team India registered a dominating win over Bangladesh by eight wickets in Rajkot to level the three-match T20I series 1-1 on Thursday. While India had completely outplayed the visitors in all departments of the game, Rishabh Pant’s error behind the stumps caught everyone’s attention. In the sixth over, Yuzvendra Chahal managed to get better of […]
By CricShots - Nov 8, 2019
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