Afghanistan

Kabir Khan Steps Down As Afghanistan Coach

In a huge blow to Afghanistan ahead of Cricket World Cup 2015, long-time coach Kabir Khan has stepped down from his position.
3 September 2014

Afghanistan Cricket - A Fairy Tale Everyone Wants To Believe In

The concoction in which the seeds of Afghan cricket were first sown almost touches the edges of a fantasy tale, a David-Goliath struggle that a decade ago was not real enough even for dreams.
27 August 2014

Afghanistan Gets Stadium Funding Boost From India

The Indian government has approved a grant of $US 1 million for the development of a new cricket stadium in Afghanistan's Kandahar province.
9 August 2014

Win Inside Two Days For Zimbabwe A

Zimbabwe A needed less than two days to wrap up an eight-wicket win over Afghanistan A and clinch a share of the series after a low-scoring second four-day game in Harare.
4 August 2014

Afghans Win Opening Four-Day Game

Afghanistan 'A' were behind after the first innings and then saw Mark Vermeulen score a century for Zimbabwe 'A' but still managed to win the first of two four-day games by 35 runs in Harare.
31 July 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Dawlat Zadran

Afghanistan all-rounder Dawlat Zadran has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after he played a starring role in helping his side tie a One-Day International series in Zimbabwe.
28 July 2014

Afghanistan Tie Series With 100-Run Win

Afghanistan completed a memorable comeback to tie their four-match One-Day International series against Zimbabwe with a comprehensive 100-run win in the fourth and final game in Bulawayo.
24 July 2014

Afghanistan Clinch Thrilling Win

Afghanistan left it late to haul themselves back into their One-Day International series against Zimbabwe with a two-wicket win in the third match in Bulawayo.
22 July 2014

Usman Ghani A 'Ray Of Sunshine' Emerging From Afghanistan

On Sunday, Afghanistan were well beaten by Zimbabwe in the second of four One-Day Internationals being played in Bulawayo, but as Anthony Pearson says, there was something for the visitors to cheer.
22 July 2014

Openers Set Up Zimbabwe Win

Openers Hamilton Masakadza (93) and Sikandar Raza (141) shared a 224-run opening partnership to help Zimbabwe beat Afghanistan by eight wickets in the second One-Day International in Bulawayo.
20 July 2014

Zimbabwe Win Opening ODI

Zimbabwe won the first One-Day International against Afghanistan in Bulawayo by six wickets, chasing down a target of 224 with almost five overs to spare.
18 July 2014

Afghanistan Win First Warm-Up

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe 'A' by 16 runs in the first of two one-day warm-up games ahead of their One-Day International series in Zimbabwe.
14 July 2014

Afghanistan Confirm Tour Of Zimbabwe

Afghanistan will tour Zimbabwe to play four One-Day Internationals and two four-day games against a Zimbabwe 'A' side in July and August.
29 June 2014

Afghanistan Are Minnows No More

Writing from Afghanistan, Anthony Pearson says it is time to drop the 'minnows' tag that has so often been associated with the likes of Afghanistan, Ireland and other emerging teams.
18 June 2014

Afghanistan Add Moles To Coaching Team

Afghanistan have added the vastly experienced Andy Moles to their coaching team, appointing him as batting coach.
12 June 2014

Whatmore To Assist World Cup Qualifiers

Former Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka coach Dav Whatmore will help Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates prepare for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
8 May 2014

Afghanistan Win Laureus Spirit Of Sport Award

Afghanistan have been honoured at the annual Laureus Awards with the Spirit of Sport award, which they received in Kuala Lumpur.
27 March 2014

Is This The Perfect ICC World T20 Format?

Matt Carter reckons that giving four more teams the opportunity to play in the ICC World Twenty20 has given the tournament a huge boost, calling it a 'winning formula'.
22 March 2014

Video - Hong Kong, Nepal Celebrate 'Upset Thursday' - Cricket World TV

Watch our latest cricket news video round-up from the ICC World Twenty20 2014 in Bangladesh on a day when Nepal upset Afghanistan and Hong Kong shocked hosts Bangladesh.
20 March 2014

Nepal Knock Afghanistan Out

Nepal beat Afghanistan for the first time in Twenty20 cricket, holding on for a nine-run win in Group A of the ICC World Twenty20 2014 in Chittagong.
20 March 2014

 
 
 
 

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