Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday November 20, 2015
The Afghanistan U-19 team is in Kolkata to play a tri-series against India and Bangladesh. A good show here will help boost the confidence of the outfit ahead of the U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh in January 2016.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Kabir Khan, the former coach of the Afghanistan team who is a national selector in Pakistan, said Inzamam ul-Haq had agreed to sign a proper two-year coaching contract with the Afghanistan Cricket Board.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday October 30, 2015
Afghanistan sealed a historic first on Wednesday with a 2-0 Twenty20 series victory over Zimbabwe.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday October 29, 2015
Afghanistan became the first associate team to defeat a Test-playing nation in both ODI and Twenty20 series. However, they have dedicated the series win to the victims of the earthquake.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Pakistan team did not celebrate its win against England in the second Test in Dubai on Monday after hearing news of the massive earthquake in Afghanistan and north-west Pakistan.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 2, 2015
Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq will be with Afghanistan team for only one tour to Zimbabwe.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday April 22, 2015
The Afghan Cricket Board has expressed its preference for New Delhi's Feroz shah Kotla ground. The same request was also made in 2013. Currently, the Afghanistan team uses the Sharjah ground in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to stage matches.
NDTVSports | Monday April 6, 2015
The captain of a cricket team in a Pakistan village bordering Afghanistan was attacked by unknown gunmen.
Reuters | Monday March 9, 2015
While Afghanistan's national men's cricket and football teams have enjoyed the spotlight, women's sports have made more halting progress, with athletes facing family pressure and patchy public support.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday March 8, 2015
Afghanistan played the two frontrunners and World Cup co-hosts in quick succession and were soundly beaten both times.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday March 7, 2015
Afghanistan team was crushed by the Australian side but New Zealand - currently at top of Pool A - want to take no chances against their resilient opponents.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday March 2, 2015
Officials in the Australian team said Pat Cummins had suffered a "slight side strain" and was now doubtful for Wednesday's match against tournament debutants Afghanistan in Perth.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday March 1, 2015
After his six for 28 failed to take Australia past New Zealand, Mitchell Starc is raring to fire against Afghanistan in his team's next match of World Cup 2015.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday February 22, 2015
Al-Amin has featured in 11 one-day internationals for Bangladesh, but did not play in the Tigers' opening World Cup win over Afghanistan in Canberra.
NDTVSports | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Bangladesh kick-started their World Cup campaign in style with a 105-run win over Afghanistan. While Team India have denied rift within their camp, Pakistan fielding coach has quit over turmoil.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday February 7, 2015
Captain Mohammad Nabi Eisakhil is excited that his team is in the World Cup and says it has already brought a lot of cheer to people back home.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The top eight-ranked sides on the ICC ODI Team Rankings as on September 30, 2017 will qualify automatically to the 2019 event, while the bottom four will play in the 10-team ICC World Cup qualifier 2018 that will determine the final two teams in the line-up.
Reuters | Thursday December 25, 2014
A national women's cricket team formed in 2010 with some fanfare was quietly dissolved this year amid Taliban threats, insecurity and conservative beliefs that led to a shortage of players.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday September 21, 2014
Afghanistan's fledging cricket team began a three-week tour of Australia on Sunday to help it prepare for its first appearance at next year's 50-over World Cup tournament.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 4, 2014
Andy Moles is expected to strengthen Afghanistan team ahead of ICC World Cup in Australia and New Zealand next year.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday August 18, 2014
Former Pakistan cricketer and coach of Afghanistan team - Rashid Latif - says he wants the team to rise gradually and that their real test would be after the World Cup next year.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 28, 2014
Mashrafe Mortaza's injury setback comes on the eve of Bangladesh's clash against a spirited Afghanistan side. Pacer Shafiul Islam has been brought as Mortaza's replacement.
NDTVCricket | Thursday February 27, 2014
Umar Akmal's unbeaten ton and Ahmed Shehzad's half-century, followed by a disciplined bowling performance helped Pakistan beat Afghanistan by 72 runs. Follow all highlights from the Afghanistan vs Pakistan game at Fatullah:
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 24, 2013
Ireland downed Hong Kong by 85 runs for its seventh successive victory while Afghanistan defeated Kenya by 34 runs that gave the Asia side its sixth win in seven matches.