Sri Lanka batting legend Kumar Sangakkara on Monday dismissed the reports of joining politics.
In a feature article in Thinakural, it was reported that Sangakkara is likely to contest in upcoming presidential election as an UNP candidate. The report also stated that Sanga has already started necessary training and several rounds of talks have already been done.
Commenting on a post mentioning the report on twitter, Sangakkara wrote :
“Very creative writing 😀. And completely wrong”.”
One of the greatest batsman of modern era with almost 28,000 International runs, Sangakkara is currently busy with his commentary stint in Indian Premier League (IPL).