Former captain and wicket keeper batsman Kumar Sangakkara has joined the club of batsman to score 13 thousands plus runs in One Day International (ODI) during the third ODI against England at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Sooriyawewa, Hambantota on Wednesday.
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar of India, Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka and Ricky Pointing of Australia are the only batsman others from Sangakkara to score 13 thousands plus runs in ODI.
Sangakkara who was on 12,987 runs made 63 runs to join the club of batsman to get the feat of 13k runs.
Tendulkar has made 18,426 runs in 463 ODIs whil Australian Captain has 13,704 runs in 275 ODIs. Likewise Jayasuriya has scored 13,430 runs. Sangakkara has now reached 13,050 runs.