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Oct 09, 2018
War-ravaged Afghanistan's fairytale rise must be celebrated as cricket seeks much-needed expansionAfghanistan's rise as a cricketing nation is a celebration for the sport and a salute to the perseverance of the men who take the field
Sep 27, 2018
Asia Cup 2018: Afghanistan's performance makes them dark horses at 2019 World Cup, but lack of cricket threatens to derail progressAfghanistan have taken giant strides in the sport in a short span. Lack of opportunities is going to affect their progress moving forward. Authorities need to make sure that Afghanistan don’t suffer the same fate as Kenya.
Jun 18, 2018
In faraway Sweden, scarred migrants lead cricket's quest for survivalIn a country where ice hockey reigns supreme, cricket was barely seen ten years ago. But it has exploded in popularity recently and now boasts 65 teams in towns across Sweden.
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."
Jun 22, 2017
Afghanistan cricket coach Lalchand Rajput describes getting Test status 'great moment' for countryAfghanistan cricket has made rapid strides with the country's premier leg-spinner Rashid Khan making waves in T20 leagues including IPL. Recently, they beat West Indies in an ODI, drawing an away series 1-1.
Jun 20, 2017
West Indies vs India: Hosts name unchanged squad for first two ODIs against Virat Kohli and CoOn the other hand, India have rested in-form Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah while youngsters like Kuldeep Yadav and Rishabh Pant have been included in the 15-member squad.
Jun 04, 2017
West Indies vs Afghanistan, 2nd T20: Kesrick Williams helps hosts clinch series against visitorsAnother abject batting display by Afghanistan paved the way for the West Indies to complete a series-clinching 29-run win on the Duckworth Lewis System (DLS).
May 21, 2016
In football-crazy Germany, Afghan refugee Safiullah Ahmadzai, 19, scores with cricketSafiullah Ahmadzai, 19, came to Germany as a refugee from Afghanistan. A local cricket club gave him a chance to shine in his favourite sport.