The contest between Ravichandran Ashwin and Kumar Sangakkara in Sangakkara’s last Test series was outshone by Sanga’s emotional farewell. Sangakkara, who was a fantastic player of spin bowling throughout his career, struggled against Ravichandran Ashwin’s off-spin. Ashwin dismissed Sangakkara 4 times in his last 4 innings; in doing so he became the only man to ever dismiss Sangakkara in four consecutive innings.
VIDEO: Ravichandran Ashwin vs Kumar Sangakkara
The final delivery of Kumar Sangakkara’s Test career proved to be from his recent nemesis Ravichandran Ashwin yet again. Although it was a very emotional moment for all the cricket lovers across the world, but Sangakkara, once again, had no answer to Ashwin’s magic. The ball was the perfect off-spinner’s delivery to the left-hander. Ashwin defeated Sangakkara for one final time, but Sangakkara walked off the field as one of finest batsmen the world has ever seen.