Former Sri Lanka Cricketer Kumar Sangakkara’s official Twitter account has been hacked. Sangakkara, who is currently in England playing county cricket for his side Surrey, was taking part in a county game against Derbyshire today when the incident occurred.

The hack became apparent after an inappropriate image was shared via the account.

“Guys my twitter account has been hacked. I need to reset my account. It’s unbelievable. Apologies. In the middle of a county game” Sangakkara Tweeted a short while ago.

He also issued another tweet telling his followers to ignore all messages until he tweeted it was ok. “Thank god we walked in for lunch.” he said further.