Afghanistan

An innings defeat against India sours Afghanistan's Eid

A day that began on a good note for Afghanistan ended with them being totally outclassed as both Indian spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravi Jadeja bagged 4-fers. Afghanistan collapsed twice on one day for 109 and 103, losing by an innings and 262 runs.
15 June 2018
 

Ajinkya Rahane - Indian Cricket Team Captain - speaks with the media

Ajinkya Rahane Indian Cricket Captain speaks with the media, at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru after India had won the Test match against Afghanistan by an innings and 262 runs.
15 June 2018

Afghanistan pull back things after India's dominant start

India (347-6) got off to an authoritative start with both openers Shikhar Dhawan (107) Murali Vijay (105) slamming centuries. The first two sessions were dominated by India, after which Afghanistan pulled back things to pick up a string of quick wickets.
14 June 2018

BCCI proud to host Afghanistan for their maiden Test

History was created in Bengaluru when India hosted Afghanistan in their first-ever Test at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. Pulling out all stops to make this historic event a memorable affair, the BCCI hosted dignitaries from the Government of India and Afghanistan.
14 June 2018

Why a pacer-friendly wicket for the India-Afghanistan Test is such an enticing prospect

Team India is all set to lock horns with Afghanistan for the latter’s inaugural Test match. Emotions will certainly be running high as the Afghans don their maiden national jersey for the five-day format, beginning from the 14th June in Bangalore.
13 June 2018

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction -Test Match - India v Afghanistan

This intriguing one off Test match between India and Afghanistan will have the eyes of the cricket world watching, as the Number 1 Test Team in the world takes on the ‘newcomers’ of Test cricket, in India, in their inaugural match.
13 June 2018

Afghanistan v India - Inaugural Test Match - Preview - the Red Ball Challenge

A one-off Test against India, beginning on Thursday at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, represents a new dawn in the history of Afghanistan cricket. Its meteoric rise has led to it becoming a Full Member of ICC in 2017, merely sixteen years after its recognition as an upcoming cricketing nation.
13 June 2018

Audio interview Ajinkya Rahane, Captain, Indian Cricket Team

Audio interview with Ajinkya Rahane the Indian Cricket Team captain speaking with the media at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 before the Afghanistan test.
13 June 2018

Live Cricket Streaming -Test Cricket - India v Afghanistan

Watch the entire live cricket streaming action of this intriguing one off Test match between India and Afghanistan by downloading the Hotstar app in India or watching on Star Sports.
12 June 2018

Afghanistan gear up for momentous first men's Test

It will be a dream debut for newest Test nation Afghanistan, as they take on the world’s top-ranked team, India, in their first Test in Bengaluru from Thursday.
12 June 2018

Navdeep Saini to replace Mohammed Shami in the Test team

The All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Navdeep Saini as Mohammed Shami’s replacement in the Indian Test team for the upcoming Paytm Test against Afghanistan. The announcement came after Mohd. Shami failed to clear the fitness test at NCA, Bengaluru.
11 June 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Rashid Khan - Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan is this week’s Cricket World Player of the Week. Rashid Khan was instrumental in Afghanistan winning their three match IT20 Series against Bangladesh, taking 8 wickets for just 49 runs in 12 overs in the series.
8 June 2018

Afghanistan create history with thumping series win over Bangladesh

Afghanistan (145-6) beat Bangladesh (144-6) in the 3rd and the final match of the three match T20I series by 1 run, in what was a nail biting finish, to clean sweep the series 3-0.
7 June 2018

Afghanistan seal the series against Bangladesh with Rashid and Nabi at the helm

Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 6 wickets with 7 balls remaining to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three match T20I series.
5 June 2018

Afghanistan trump Bangladesh with an all too familiar performance by Rashid Khan

Afghanistan (167-8) beat Bangladesh (122-10) by a comprehensive margin of 45 runs on the back of some explosive batting from Samiullah Shenwari (36, SR: 200) and Shafiqullah (24, SR: 300) and the bowling genius of Rashid Khan (3-13-3).
3 June 2018

Afghanistan announce Test and T20I squad, pack the side with spinners

Afghanistan have announced their Test and T20I squad for the matches against India and Bangladesh respectively. They have packed the side with spinners, including as many as five spinners.
29 May 2018

ICC Reveals Team of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018

Windies captain Jason Holder has been named as captain of the Team of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018, which was announced on Monday.
26 March 2018

Mujeeb, Shahzad stun Windies as Afghanistan emerge winners in ICC World Cup Qualifiers final

Mohammad Shahzad scored a blistering 84 after Mujeeb ur Rahman claimed a four-wicket haul as Afghanistan defeated Windes by seven wickets in the final of the ICC World Cup Qualifiers 2018 tournament in Harare.
25 March 2018

Windies, Afghanistan hope to end Qualifiers tournament on high

With the pressure of qualification off the back, both Windies and Afghanistan will be hoping to end the season on a high when they lock horns with each other in the final in Harare on Sunday.
24 March 2018

Afghanistan joins Windies in qualification to World Cup 2019

Afghanistan have progressed to the 2019 World Cup along with Windies following a five-wicket win over Ireland in the 9th and final game of the Super Sixes in Harare.
23 March 2018