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Kumar Sangakkara

India Legend Vinoo Mankad Among 10 ICC Hall Of Fame Special Inductees Ahead Of WTC Final

Jun 13, 2021 PTI

Vinoo Mankad is one of only three cricketers to have batted in every position during his Test career. Later, he also coached another legendary cricketer and fellow ICC Hall of Fame member, Sunil Gavaskar

IPL 2021: Kumar Sangakkara Says, 'One In Top Four Has To Score Big' For Rajasthan Royals To Bounce Back

Apr 23, 2021 PTI

Rajasthan have managed just one win from four matches so far. The most recent debacle came against Royal Challengers Bangalore as they went down by 10 wickets

Kumar Sangakkara Defends Sanju Samson's Decision Not To Rotate Strike In Rajasthan Royals' Defeat

Needing five off the last two balls, Sanju Samson had refused to take a single, sending back Chris Morris on the penultimate ball

IPL 2021: Young Indian Pacers Kartik Tyagi, Chetan Sakariya Will Rise To The Occasion - Kumar Sangakkara

Apr 11, 2021 PTI

Kumar Sangakkara admitted that Jofra Archer's absence is a big blow, but Rajasthan Royals' Director of Cricket has faith in young Indian pacers

IPL 2021: Shivam Dube Eager To Learn From Kumar Sangakkara

India all-rounder Shivam Dube was brought by Rajasthan Royals for a whopping Rs 4.40 crores during the IPL auction

19 February, 2021

Strike A Balance Between Franchise Leagues And International Cricket, Says Kumar Sangakkara


Confrontations between home boards and players participating in franchise leagues, often forcing them to retire, can leave international cricket a lot poorer.

19 February, 2021

Kumar Sangakkara Defends Rajasthan Royals' Over-The-Top Bid For Chris Morris In IPL 2021 Auction

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Rajasthan Royals paid a record Rs 16.25 crores to Morris and Sangakara admitted that the South African all-rounder was a must have!

25 January, 2021

Watching Joe Root Knock 'Was A Great Learning Experience, Says Kumar Sangakkara


After notching up a double century in the series opener, Root continued his brilliant run by hitting 186 in the second Test

24 January, 2021

Kumar Sangakkara To Be Rajasthan Royals Cricket Director For IPL 2021


Kumar Sangakkara, the current MCC president, will be responsible for overseeing the entire cricketing ecosystem of former IPL champions Rajasthan Royals

25 November, 2020

ICC Opens Fan Voting For Awards Of The Decade - Check How To Vote And Win Prizes; Complete List Of Nominees

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The top fan prize for voters is a once in a lifetime experience at the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 in India, including flights, accommodation, and pitch-side access to a Super 12s match

23 July, 2020

Kumar Sangakkara On Racism: Teach Real History Instead Of A Sanitized Version


Offering his views on the 'Black Lives Matter' movement, Kumar Sangakkara said, "It doesn't matter if you are educated or not. I have seen some of the worse acts committed by people with best education"

03 July, 2020

2011 World Cup Final Fixing Claims: No Evidence Found, Sri Lanka Police Calls Off Probe


Former Sri Lanka sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage had alleged that the 2011 World Cup final, which India won, was fixed by "certain parties" leading to an inquiry by the Special Investigation Division of the Police

02 July, 2020

Sri Lanka's 2011 WC Final Probe: Kumar Sangakkara Spent Nearly 10 Hours Recording Statement


An investigation was started into the 2011 World Cup final by the Sri Lankan Ministry of Sports, following former minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage's fixing allegations

01 July, 2020

Kumar Sangakkara Asked To Give Statement In Sri Lanka's 2011 World Cup Probe: Reports


Sri Lanka's sports ministry last month ordered an investigation into the allegation that the national cricket team's loss to India in the 2011 World Cup final was fixed by "certain parties"

24 June, 2020

Kumar Sangakkara Nominates Clare Connor To Become First Female MCC President In Its 233-year History

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Clare Connor's nomination was announced by incumbent MCC president Kumar Sangakkara. She will take up the post on 1 October 2021, pending approval by the Club’s Members

02 June, 2020

Black Lives Matter: Cricketers Speak Up Against Racism Amid George Floyd Protests


George Floyd died last week gasping for breath while a white police officer, Derek Chauvin, pressed his knee on the handcuffed man's neck, leading to violent protests across America

02 June, 2020

Political Leadership Is A Reflection Of The Society: Kumar Sangakkara On Racism


George Floyd's Killing: Kumar Sangakkara said political leadership is nothing but a reflection of what a society is and to ensure that better people take that role, the ordinary citizens have to become better versions of themselves

31 May, 2020

Playing Cricket Under ICC Guidelines Will Look Really Weird: Kumar Sangakkara


The ICC recently come out with comprehensive guidelines to get the sport up and running around the world while at the same time maintaining the highest safety protocols

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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.

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An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.

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Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

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