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Rashid Khan says Afghanistan have talent and skills to win T20 World Cup
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Rashid Khan says Afghanistan have talent and skills to win T20 World Cup

Afghanistan became part of the ICC 16 years ago, produced some fine wins in limited-overs cricket, and won two of the four Test matches they have played so far.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Top Afghanistan cricketers start month-long training camp in Kabul
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Top Afghanistan cricketers start month-long training camp in Kabul

Top Afghan players, including the likes of Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi, resumed training on Sunday at the Kabul Cricket Stadium, the Afghanistan Cricket Board informed.

Afghanistan head coach Lance Klusener takes pay cut as Board slashes salaries of national team support staff
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Afghanistan head coach Lance Klusener takes pay cut as Board slashes salaries of national team support staff

Afghanistan head coach Lance Klusener will have to take a 25 percent pay cut after the country's cricket board decided to slash salaries of the national team's support staff to cope with the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Afghanistan vs Ireland: Kevin O'Brien scripts dramatic Super Over victory in third T20I as visitors end tour on high note
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Afghanistan vs Ireland: Kevin O'Brien scripts dramatic Super Over victory in third T20I as visitors end tour on high note

With this win, Ireland gained a consolidation win, but the series went on Afghanistan as they had won the opening two matches of the series.

Highlights, Afghanistan vs Ireland, 3rd T20I at Noida, Full cricket score: Visitors survive Super Over scare to register consolation win
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Highlights, Afghanistan vs Ireland, 3rd T20I at Noida, Full cricket score: Visitors survive Super Over scare to register consolation win

Catch the Live score and updates of the third T20I between Afghanistan and Ireland taking place at the Greater Noida Sports Complex Ground.

Afghanistan vs Ireland: Asghar Stanikzai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman help Afghans clinch series with well-scripted win in 2nd T20I
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Afghanistan vs Ireland: Asghar Stanikzai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman help Afghans clinch series with well-scripted win in 2nd T20I

Opting to bat first, Afghanistan’s top order made a solid start. Openers Hazratullah Zazai (28 off 33 balls) and Rahmanullah Gurbaz (35 from 30) put on 57 runs for the first wicket to set the stage for Afghan who stunned the Irish attack, but just missed out on a half-century.

Highlights, Afghanistan vs Ireland, 2nd T20I at Noida, Full cricket score: Afghans seal series after Mujeeb Ur Rahman's heroics
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Highlights, Afghanistan vs Ireland, 2nd T20I at Noida, Full cricket score: Afghans seal series after Mujeeb Ur Rahman's heroics

Catch the live score and updates from the second T20I between Afghanistan and Ireland taking place at Noida

Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, Only Test Day 3 at Lucknow, Full Cricket Score: Windies romp to big win against Afghans
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Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, Only Test Day 3 at Lucknow, Full Cricket Score: Windies romp to big win against Afghans

Follow the score and updates from the third day of the only Test between Afghanistan and West Indies at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on our blog here.

Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, Only Test Day 2 at Lucknow: Windies close in on big victory inside three days
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Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, Only Test Day 2 at Lucknow: Windies close in on big victory inside three days

Follow for all the live scores and updates on Day 2 of the only Test between Afghanistan and West Indies in Lucknow.

Afghanistan vs West Indies: Rahmanullah Gurbaz guides Rashid Khan and Co to series win over Windies
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Afghanistan vs West Indies: Rahmanullah Gurbaz guides Rashid Khan and Co to series win over Windies

Opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz slammed a 52-ball 79 as Afghanistan claimed the three-match T20I series 2-1 with a comprehensive 29-run win over the West Indies in the third game on Sunday.

Afghanistan vs West Indies: Roston Chase, Shai Hope slam fifties as Windies clinch first ODI by seven wickets
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Afghanistan vs West Indies: Roston Chase, Shai Hope slam fifties as Windies clinch first ODI by seven wickets

Roston Chase and Shai Hope struck fine half-centuries as West Indies produced an all-round effort to register a comfortable seven-wicket win over Afghanistan in the first ODI of the three-match series on Wednesday.

Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, 1st ODI at Lucknow, Full cricket score: Windies win by seven wickets
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Afghanistan vs West Indies, Highlights, 1st ODI at Lucknow, Full cricket score: Windies win by seven wickets

Catch the live scorecard of the first ODI between West Indies and Afghanistan being played at Lucknow.

Afghanistan vs West Indies: Skipper Rashid Khan insists his team will play 'smart cricket' in upcoming ODIs despite boasting of 'Afghani power'
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Afghanistan vs West Indies: Skipper Rashid Khan insists his team will play 'smart cricket' in upcoming ODIs despite boasting of 'Afghani power'

Ahead of the ODI series against West Indies, Afghanistan captain Rashid Khan on Sunday said although they have 'Afghani power' to hit big shots, they will play smart cricket.

Afghanistan vs West Indies: Windies' skipper Kieron Pollard hails 'world-class' bowler Rashid Khan ahead of opening ODI
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Afghanistan vs West Indies: Windies' skipper Kieron Pollard hails 'world-class' bowler Rashid Khan ahead of opening ODI

Afghanistan are studded with star spinners like Rashid, Mohammad Nabi, and Mujeeb ur Rahman. The Windies team finds it difficult to play the spin on sub-continent pitches as they are not used to it.

Former South Africa all-rounder Lance Klusener appointed Afghanistan cricket team head coach
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Former South Africa all-rounder Lance Klusener appointed Afghanistan cricket team head coach

Klusener replaces former head coach Phil Simmons who stepped down following Afghanistan's disappointing show at the ICC Cricket World Cup in England. They finished last in the 10-team tournament and failed to win even a single match.

Tri-nation T20I series: Bangladesh, Afghanistan share trophy after rain abandons final in Dhaka
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Tri-nation T20I series: Bangladesh, Afghanistan share trophy after rain abandons final in Dhaka

The wash-out also rounded off a mixed tournament for both teams as Bangladesh won three of their four matches in the league phase, while Afghanistan won their first two matches before losing the next two.

Tri-nation T20I series: Afghanistan sweat over captain Rashid Khan's fitness ahead of final against Bangladesh
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Tri-nation T20I series: Afghanistan sweat over captain Rashid Khan's fitness ahead of final against Bangladesh

Rashid left the field injured against the same opponents in their last match of the league phase in Chittagong on Saturday, before returning to bowl two overs and picking 2-27 in their four-wicket loss

Tri-nation T20I series: Hamilton Masakadza's blistering knock of 71 in farewell match headlines Zimbabwe's consolation win over Afghanistan
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Tri-nation T20I series: Hamilton Masakadza's blistering knock of 71 in farewell match headlines Zimbabwe's consolation win over Afghanistan

Masakadza struck a 42-ball 71, including four fours and five sixes, to help his side reach 156-3 in 19.3 overs after Afghanistan put on 155-8.