|Kumar Sangakkara Retires|
|NEWS IN DETAIL|
|Kumara Chokshanada Sangakkara is a former professional Sri Lankan cricketer, a former test, one-day and T20 player, and former captain of the Sri Lankan national team. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time. |
Born: October 27, 1977 (age 37), Matale
Height: 1.87 m
Spouse: Yehali Sangakkara (m. 2003)
Parents: Chokshanada Sangakkara, Kumari Sangakkara
Children: Kavith Sangakkara, Swyree Sangakkara
He has scored 11 Double centuries in his career and Don Bradman has scored 12 Double centuries.
What an amazing player he is.
Sri Lanka's President asked him to become the High Commissioner of England in his retirement ceremony on Monday 24th August 2015 on his final test match's last day against India. He has promissed to consider the offer of Sri Lanka President Maithreepala Sirisena.