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May 24, 2018
Afghanistan's Rashid Khan issues warning for India as leg-spinner gears up for Test with 'five different type of deliveries'Rashid was also confident that Afghanistan would throw up more top class spinners in the future. "Every country has it strength. India produce good batsmen while England, Australia and New Zealand have excellent fast bowlers. Afghanistan’s speciality is spinners."
May 10, 2018
Afghanistan to host Bangladesh for three-match T20I series in Dehradun in JuneAfghanistan will host Bangladesh for three Twenty20 internationals in India next month, the country's cricket board chief said.
May 09, 2018
Afghanistan set to host Bangladesh for 3 T20Is in June in Dehradun before one-off Test against IndiaThe Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in hill town will host the three day-night fixtures, scheduled for 3, 5 and 7 June before Afghanistan take on India in their inaugural Test match, starting in Bengaluru on 14 June.
May 08, 2018
Ajinkya Rahane to lead India in Afghanistan Test; uncapped Siddhart Kaul picked in limited-overs squads for Ireland, EnglandIndia are set to host Afghanistan in a one-off Test at Bengaluru between 14-18 June, before setting off for their tour of Ireland and England that takes place between June and September.
May 03, 2018
Indian skipper Virat Kohli confirmed to play for English county Surrey, will miss Test against AfghanistanSpeaking after signing for the club, Kohli said, "It has long been an ambition of mine to play county cricket and I am thankful to Alec Stewart and Surrey for allowing me the opportunity to join them during their 2018 season. I can't wait to get to the Kia Oval."
Apr 30, 2018
Afghanistan cricket team coach Phil Simmons says playing India in maiden Test 'makes it all the more challenging'Simmons said, "These boys have played four-day cricket with the associate nations and have done well. But Test matches are going to be a different ball game. The boys will realise this very soon and playing India makes it all the more challenging."
Apr 27, 2018
BCCI unlikely to allow Indian players from participating in newly-launched Afghanistan Premier LeagueThe BCCI has not allowed its cricketers to play in any T20 league outside the IPL and it is unlikely to change its stance for the Afghanistan Premier League (APL).
Apr 26, 2018
We will miss presence of Virat Kohli in our maiden Test against India, says Afghanistan Cricket Board CEOVirat Kohli will not be part of Afghanistan's debut Test, which is scheduled to be played at Bengaluru's Chinnaswamy Stadium from 14 June, as the prolific batsman will be heading to England to play county cricket for Surrey.
Apr 25, 2018
After debut Test, Afghanistan won't play against India according to next Future Tours Programme of 2019-2022Even though Afghanistan will play all top nations, including Australia and England in the new FTP, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has failed to secure any other series against India.
Apr 16, 2018
Afghan wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad fined after playing for Pakistan club without permissionShahzad has been ordered to pay 300,000 Afghanis (about $4,400) and return to Afghanistan after taking part in a local tournament in Peshawar, a Pakistani city near the Afghan border