Afghanistan

Shahzad's 52-ball century seals series victory for Afghanistan

In a completely annihilating performance, Afghanistan riding on a superlative unbeaten knock of 118 from Mohammad Shahzad crushed Zimbabwe to a 81-run defeat and completed a 2-0 series victory.
10 January 2016

Afghanistan clinch last-over thriller against Zimbabwe

Despite a 15-run final over from Dawlat Zadran, Afghanistan overcame a late resurgence from Zimbabwe to win the first Twenty20 International in Sharjah by five runs.
8 January 2016

Naib steers Afghanistan to series victory with a thrilling two-wicket win

Gulbadin Naib scored an unbeaten 82 to help Afghanistan chase down 249 in the fifth and final One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Sharjah to win the series 3-2.
6 January 2016

All-round performance from Chibhabha helps Zimbabwe level series

Chamu Chibhabha scored a useful half-century and backed it up with a four-wicket haul as Zimbabwe defeated Afghanistan by 65 runs in the fourth One-Day International in Sharjah and levelled the series 2-2.
4 January 2016

Masakadza, Jongwe assault stuns Afghanistan

Hamilton Masakadza scored a vital 83 while Luke Jongwe registered a splendid five-wicket haul as Zimbabwe dismissed Afghanistan for just 58 while defending 175 in the third One-Day International in Sharjah.
2 January 2016

Mohammad Shahzad century powers Afghanistan to four-wicket win

Riding on the back of a sensational unbeaten century from Mohammad Shahzad, Afghanistan chased down 254 with four wickets in hand in the second One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Sharjah.
29 December 2015

Afghanistan prevail over Zimbabwe in a low scoring thriller

Afghanistan successfully defended a total of 131 runs after a collective effort from the bowlers secured a 49-run win against Zimbabwe in the first One-Day International in Sharjah.
25 December 2015

Afghanistan name squad for Zimbabwe series

Afghanistan have named a 21-man squad for One-Day Internationals and Twenty20 Internationals combined for their tour of the United Arab Emirates to play Zimbabwe.
23 December 2015

Manoj Prabhakar appointed Afghanistan bowling coach

Afghanistan have appointed former Indian all-rounder Manoj Prabhakar as their bowling coach until the completion of the 2016 World Twenty20 competition.
18 December 2015

Inzamam-ul-Haq set to continue as Afghanistan coach

The Afghanistan Cricket Board on Wednesday confirmed that former Pakistan batsman Inzamam-ul-Haq will continue as the coach of the Afghanistan team for another two years.
5 November 2015

Naib, Ghani complete Zimbabwe whitewash

Usman Ghani and Gulbadin Naib scored blistering half-centuries as Afghanistan chased down 190 against Zimbabwe in the second Twenty20 International in Bulawayo to complete the series whitewash 2-0.
28 October 2015

Afghanistan extend domination over Zimbabwe

A spirited four-wicket haul from Dawlat Zadran and a collective batting performance from Afghanistan helped them overhaul Zimbabwe total of 153 in the first Twenty20 International in Bulawayo by six wickets.
26 October 2015

Clinical Afghanistan claim historic series win against Zimbabwe

Led by a lion-hearted bowling performance from Dawlat Zadran, Afghanistan managed to overcome Sean Williams' brilliance to defeat Zimbabwe by a massive 73 runs in the fifth One-Day International in Bulawayo, thereby claiming the series 3-2.
24 October 2015

Shahzad's blitzkrieg helps Afghanistan to three-wicket win

Mohammad Shahzad's splendid 80-run knock helped Afghanistan to a three-wicket win in the fourth One-Day International played in Bulawayo, thereby levelling the series 2-2 with a game to go.
22 October 2015

Mutumbami, Chigumbura script thrilling last over win for Zimbabwe

Richmond Mutumbami and Elton Chigumbura hit crucial knocks as Zimbabwe managed to defeat Afghanistan by six wickets in a thrilling last over finish in the third One-Day International in Bulawayo to take a 2-1 lead in the series.
20 October 2015

Nabi century helps Afghanistan level series

Mohammad Nabi struck his maiden One-Day International century as Afghanistan defeated Zimbabwe by 58 runs in the second match in Bulawayo to level the series 1-1.
18 October 2015

Zimbabwe rout Afghanistan with an eight-wicket win

A superb bowling performance led by Wellington Masakadza helped Zimbabwe continue their successful winning run at home as they defeated Afghanistan by eight wickets in the first One-Day International in Bulawayo.
16 October 2015

The cricket storm after the calm

We had some unexpected calm as the end of the 2015 season merged into the start of the 2015/16 season with an unusually quiet time in the international game.
15 October 2015

Afghanistan appoint Inzamam-ul-Haq as head coach

The Afghanistan Cricket Board on Friday announced its decision to appoint Pakistan cricket legend Inzamam-ul-Haq as the head coach of their national side.
2 October 2015

Netherlands, Scotland advance to final of ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier

Netherlands and Scotland have advanced to the final of the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier after winning their respective semi-finals while Afghanistan secured victory in the fifth place playoff.
25 July 2015