Kumar Sangakkara crossed 2000 International runs in the calender year during his innings in the first test against Pakistan. became the first batsman to score 2000 International runs in a calender year six times. With four more months still to go in this year, Sangakkara has scored 2045 runs in all forms of the games. Here are the six instances in which Sangakkara has achieved this feat:

Serial no.

Year

Innings Played

Runs Scored

Average

1

2004

43

2124

54.46

2

2006

55

2609

52.18

3

2009

59

2436

44.29

4

2011

50

2267

49.28

5

2012

57

2148

42.96

6

2014

34*

2045*

60*

                                                                          *Four more months are there in 2014