Ind vs SL: Lucky to have played in Sangakkara’s era, says Virat Kohli

first_imgCricket fraternity has given Kumar Sangakkara a grand farewell. The retiring legend has received a lot of praise after his final Test innings on Sunday.The latest to join the list is the Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who has penned a congratulatory message for Sangakkara.Also read: Tendulkar welcomes Sangakkara to the club of the retired “It’s been an absolute pleasure knowing you as a person first and no words can explain your great cricketing achievements. You have inspired so many people and shown them the way. Lucky to have played in the same era as you. Thanks for everything. God bless you and your family and wish you the best in life ahead,” the message read.Here’s a pic of #TeamIndia skipper @imVkohli’s message to @KumarSanga2 #ThankYouSanga BCCI (@BCCI) August 24, 2015The Indian team has shown appreciation by giving guard of honour to Sangakkara in his last two Test innings. The Sri Lankan veteran was dismissed in his final innings for 18.last_img read more