Arguably, the greatest wicket-keeping batsman, Sangakkara is the second-highest run-scorer in ODIs.
After breaking into the national side in 2000, Sangakkara went on to play 134 Tests, 404 ODIs and 56 T20Is for Sri Lanka.
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In the 2011 World Cup final, India, led by MS Dhoni had defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets at the Wankhede stadium.
Several cricketers have opined on the matter so far.
With Sangakkara serving as the president of the MCC, and Ganguly being the BCCI president, they share a good camaraderie off the field.
However, the ICC mentioned that they would be re-opening the case if they come through any evidence.
The Special Investigation Division of the Police didn't find any evidence.
"I would not involve the cricketers in this. However, certain groups were definitely involved in fixing the game," Aluthgamage had said.
Sri Lanka had called Suraj Randiv and Chaminda Vaas for the final as standby to Muttiah Muralitharan and Angelo Mathews, who suffered injuries.