Afghanistan

Rashid, Rahmat power Afghanistan to 3-2 series victory

After Rashid Khan's four-wicket haul restricted Ireland to 229, Rahmat Shah scored a blistering century to help Afghanistan complete the chase in 48.4 overs with seven wickets in hand to seal the series 3-2.
24 March 2017
 

Kevin O'Brien stars as Ireland level series with tense chase

Kevin O'Brien made a grand comeback as he slammed an unbeaten 72 and also picked four wickets as Ireland went on to defeat Afghanistan by three wickets in the fourth One-Day International in Greater Noida to level the series 2-2.
22 March 2017

Boyd Rankin to continue remain on sidelines

Ireland fast bowler Boyd Rankin will miss the remainder of the One-Day International series against Afghanistan in India after failing to recover from a back injury.
20 March 2017

Stirling, Balbirnie keep Ireland alive in series

Paul Striling and Andy Balbirnie scored 99 and an unbeaten 85 respectively as Ireland chased down 265 against Afghanistan to seal a six-wicket win in the third One-Day International in Greater Noida to remain alive in the series.
19 March 2017

Stirling's all-round brilliance were not enough as Afghanistan claim 2-0 lead

Asghar Stanikzai led from the front with a century as Afghanistan managed to defend a total of 339 by 34 runs overcoming a blistering 95 and a six-wicket haul from Paul Stirling in the second One-Day International against Ireland in Greater Noida to secure a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.
17 March 2017

Porterfield century goes in vain as Afghanistan start ODI series with 30-run win

Four wicket hauls from Dawlat Zadran and Rashid Khan proved crucial as Afghanistan defend 293 runs against Ireland successfully and sealed a 30-run win in the first One-Day International in Greater Noida.
15 March 2017

Afghanistan stretch winning streak to 11 after Ireland whitewash

Mohammad Nabi and Mohammad Shahzad scored 89 and 72 runs respectively as Afghanistan defended a total of 234 runs successfully and secured a 28-run victory against Ireland in the third Twenty20 International in Greater Noida to wrap up the series 3-0.
12 March 2017

Rashid, Tarakai hand Afghanistan another series win

Najeeb Tarakai scored a brilliant 58-ball 90 while Rashid Khan demolished Ireland with a five-wicket haul as Afghanistan completed a 17-run win in the rain-affected second Twenty20 International in Greater Noida to seal a 2-0 series victory.
11 March 2017

Shenwari, Shahzad power Afghanistan to comfortable victory

Samiullah Shenwari scored a blistering fifty while Mohammad Shahzad contributed with 47 runs as Afghanistan completed a chase of 166 runs in 18 overs with six wickets in hand to go 1-0 up in the series.
8 March 2017

Afghanistan dismiss Zimbabwe for 54 to seal series victory

A terrific bowling performance from Afghanistan saw them dismiss Zimbabwe for just 54 runs in a chase of 161 to secure a 106-run victory by D/L method in the rain affected fifth One-Day International in Harare.
26 February 2017

Bowlers set up series leveling win for Zimbabwe

A collective bowling effort from Zimbabwe bowled out Afghanistan for 111 following which Zimbabwe chased down the revised target of 105 with seven wickets in hand in a rain affected fourth One-Day International in Harare.
24 February 2017

Afghanistan lose five wickets for five runs as Zimbabwe stay alive in series

Sean Williams and Chris Mpofu picked three wickets apiece as Afghanistan collapsed dramatically losing their last five wickets for just five runs to allow Zimbabwe make an incredible comeback and secure a three-run victory in the third One-Day International in Harare to remain alive in the series.
21 February 2017

Rashid, Nabi secure 2-0 lead for Afghanistan

Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan picked three wickets each to dismiss Zimbabwe for 184 in a chase of 239 runs to seal a 54-run victory in the second One-Day International in Harare.
20 February 2017

Afghanistan seal close 12-run win after rain arrives

Afghanistan held their nerve as they secured a 12-run by DLS method after rain brought a premature end to the first One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Harare.
16 February 2017

Solomon Mire makes Zimbabwe comeback

Zimbabwe have recalled all-rounder Solomon Mire for the five-match One-Day International against Afghanistan which begins later this month.
10 February 2017

Ireland include Jacob Mulder for ODI series against UAE and Afghanistan

Ireland have included leg-spinner Jacob Mulder in the squads for the One-Day International series against United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.
31 January 2017

Afghanistan scheduled to visit Zimbabwe in February

Afghanistan are set to visit Zimbabwe in February for a five-match One-Day International series to be played in Harare.
24 January 2017

Afghanistan trounce Ireland by 10 wickets to win Desert T20 Challenge

After a four-wicket haul from Mohammad Nabi helped Afghanistan dismiss Ireland for 71 runs, Mohammad Shahzad scored a blistering fifty to complete the chase with 10 wickets in hand to win the final of the Desert T20 Challenge in Abu Dhabi.
20 January 2017

Scotland, Afghanistan open Desert T20 Challenge with comfortable wins

Scotland came with an all-round performance to defend 190 against Hong Kong successfully while Afghanistan managed to upstage Ireland in a chase of 126 with five wickets in hand in the first two matches of the Desert T20 Challenge in UAE.
15 January 2017

Should there be a Test Cricket B League?

Keitumetse Mabuza shares his view on having more teams exposed to Test cricket.
12 January 2017