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Being relieved of keeping was the best thing: Kumar Sangakkara

Being relieved of keeping was the best thing: Kumar Sangakkara

 Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara on Tuesday said being relieved of the gloves behind the stumps in Tests was the "best thing" that happened to his career.

Kumar Sangakkara is best batsman Sri Lanka ever produced: Mahela Jayawardene

Kumar Sangakkara is best batsman Sri Lanka ever produced: Mahela Jayawardene

 Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has paid a fitting tribute to the retiring Kumar Sangakkara, describing him as the "greatest batsman" to have emerged from the island nation since their entry into international cricket.

Looking forward to another tough match in semifinal: Mahela

Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Mahela Jayawardene was already looking forward to the semifinal against India after guiding his team to a 20-run win over Australia and a place in the last-four stage of the ICC Champions Trophy on Monday.