Afghanistan

Taskin's briliance seals last-over win for Bangladesh

Taskin Ahmed picked four wickets and conceded just 11 runs in his final two overs to peg Afghanistan in the chase of 259 runs and sealed a thrilling seven-run victory for Bangladesh in the first One-Day International in Mirpur.
25 September 2016
 

South Africa eye rise to second spot in ODI rankings

With a busy international season ahead, South Africa currently have a chance to leapfrog India and New Zealand to claim the second spot in the ICC One-Day International Rankings.
24 September 2016

ICC clears bowling actions of Taskin Ahmed, Arafat Sunny

The International Cricket Council has cleared Bangladesh bowlers Taskin Ahmed and Arafat Sunny to bowl in international cricket after their actions were found to be legal in an independent re-assessment.
24 September 2016

Shahidi, Nabi star as Afghanistan warm-up with a win

Riding on a fifty from Hashmatullah Shahidi and middle order contributions, Afghanistan set a target of 234 runs following which a disciplined bowling effort led by Mohammad Nabi bowled Bangladesh Cricket Board XI out for 167 runs in 38.1 overs to secure a 66-run win in the tour match in Dhaka.
23 September 2016

Bangladesh recall Rubel, Shafiul for Afghanistan ODI series

Bangladesh selectors have announced a 13-man squad for the first two One-Day Internationals against Afghanistan starting later this month.
22 September 2016

Ihsanullah, Karim Janat and Naveen-ul-Haq included for Bangladesh ODIs

Afghanistan have selected as many as three uncapped cricketers - Ihsanullah, Karim Janat and Naveen-ul-Haq - for the upcoming One-Day International series against Bangladesh.
22 September 2016

Afghanistan to tour Bangladesh for ODI series

The Bangladesh Cricket Board has confirmed that it will be hosting Afghanistan for a three-match One-Day International series next month.
29 August 2016

Bangladesh mulling ODI series with Afghanistan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board and the Afghanistan Cricket Board are in discussions to hold a bilateral One-Day International series next month.
28 August 2016

Afghanistan to tour West Indies in June 2017

The Afghanistan Cricket Board has finalised a tour of the West Indies in June 2017 which makes it the first-ever full series played by Afghanistan against a full member nation apart from Zimbabwe.
26 July 2016

Ireland-Afghanistan bilateral series to be played in India next year

The Afghanistan Cricket Board and Cricket Ireland have confirmed a nine-match bilateral series which will be played in March 2017 in India.
25 July 2016

Mohammad Nabi receives official reprimand from ICC

Afghanistan all-rounder Mohammad Nabi has been handed an official reprimand from the International Cricket Council for breaching the code of conduct during the fourth One-Day International against Ireland in Belfast.
20 July 2016

Ed Joyce ton secures series levelling victory for Ireland

Ed Joyce scored a career-best unbeaten 160 as Ireland posted a target of 266 runs and went on to restrict Afghanistan to 253 for nine, thereby securing 12-run victory in the fifth and final One-Day International in Belfast which levelled the series 2-2.
19 July 2016

Rashid Khan's all-round performance steers Afghanistan to 2-1 lead

Rashid Khan starred with both the bat and ball as Afghanistan defeated Ireland by 79 runs in the fourth One-Day International in Belfast to secure an unassailable lead of 2-1 in the series.
17 July 2016

Ed Joyce, O'Brien power Ireland to six-wicket victory

Ed Joyce scored a brilliant unbeaten century as he along with Kevin O'Brien helped Ireland chase down 237 runs with six wickets in hand in the third One-Day International against Afghanistan in Belfast.
14 July 2016

Afghanistan looking to host bilateral ODIs in India

Afghanistan Cricket Board is hopeful that it will be able to schedule bilateral One-Day Internationals in India in a bid to arrange more fixtures against the full members.
13 July 2016

Bowlers deliver convincing win for Afghanistan

A disciplined effort from Afghanistan bowlers bowled Ireland out for 211 runs in 48.2 overs and successfully defended a total of 250, taking a 1-0 lead in the five-match series with a 39-run win in the first One-Day International in Belfast.
12 July 2016

Incessant rain ensures washout in Belfast

The first One-Day International between Ireland and Afghanistan in Belfast was abandoned without a single delivery being bowled as persistent rain had a final say in the proceedings.
10 July 2016

George Dockrell picked to replace Mark Adair for Afghanistan ODIs

Cricket Ireland has opted to replace the injured seam bowler Mark Adair with left-arm spinner George Dockrell for the upcoming five-match One-Day International series against Afghanistan.
8 July 2016

All-round Afghanistan seal series victory over Scotland

A fluent 84 from Mohammad Shahzad and a top notch bowling display helped Afghanistan beat Scotland by 78 runs (DLS method) in a chase of 211 runs in the rain-affected second One-Day International in Edinburgh, thereby sealing a 1-0 series win.
6 July 2016

Rahmat Shah shines for Afghanistan as rain forces abandonment

Rahmat Shah scored a fluent unbeaten century while Najibullah Zadran starred with a 53-ball 89 but incessant rain forced the abandonment of the first One-Day International between Scotland and Afghanistan in Edinburgh.
4 July 2016