Thank you Sanga. Thank you Mahela.

that dude from the 90s...

Cricket is about partnerships. It takes two to tango. Bowlers hunt in pairs. And so do batsmen. Desmond Haynes and Gordon Greenidge were denting terrible blows on the confidence of bowlers in the 80s. They always hunted in pairs. They are still remembered for their partnerships more than their individual brilliance. Adam Gilchrist and Matthew Hayden, with two world cups, were in a way, the modern day versions of Haynes-Greenidge. Hayden also partnered Justin Langer in Tests and the duo is one of the best pairs in the history of test cricket. Aravinda De Silva and Arjuna Ranatunga, together changed the face of Sri Lankan cricket. And then, there were Indians. Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly amassed century partnerships with ease. So too did everyone’s favorite pair of Sachin and Virender Sehwag. Every cricket lover knows what Dravid and Sachin did together in Tests. Still, Kumar Sangakkara – Mahela Jayawardene…

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