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Jun 13, 2018
India vs Afghanistan: Asghar Stanikzai and Co's biggest moment, as well as toughest test, arrives in international cricketTwenty eight days after this team lost its fellow cricketers in a terrorist attack, Afghanistan will be out to tell those who don’t want cricket to prosper and bring peace back home that this game will go on. That the only battle they know is fought on a cricket pitch.
Jun 01, 2018
India vs Afghanistan: Dinesh Karthik likely to replace Wriddhiman Saha in one-off Test in BengaluruAccording to sources close to the selection committee, MSK Prasad and Co are looking at the England tour, where Karthik could make the cut in the longest format also.
May 28, 2018
Ajinkya Rahane says rejection from India's limited overs' side will give time to prepare for England TestsAjinkya Rahane believes that being overlooked for the limited overs leg of the UK tour will give him more time to do his homework for the big-ticket 5-match Test series against England, starting 1 August.
May 20, 2018
Bangladesh recall Mosaddek Hossain for Afghanistan T20I series; Taskin Ahmed, Imrul Kayes droppedMosaddek replaces batsman Imrul Kayes for Bangladesh's first-ever bilateral series against Afghanistan in the shortest format.
May 15, 2018
Afghanistan have 'world class' spinners to trouble India in inaugural Test, says captain Asghar StanikzaiAfghanistan will make their much-awaited Test debut at the Chinnaswamy Stadium and Stankizai said the aim is to give a good fight to India, who will be without captain Virat Kohli.
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.
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 18, 2018
IPL 2018: Afghanistan's Rashid Khan is best leg spinner in world, says former Australia batsman Dean JonesFormer Australian batsman Dean Jones praised Afghanistan's Rashid Khan saying he is the best leg-spinner in the world and can spin the balls both ways.
Mar 26, 2018
ICC World Cup Qualifier 2018: Afghanistan captain Asghar Stanikzai says his side will target winning tournamentBoth Afghanistan and West Indies had already made sure of their places in the 2019 World Cup by topping the 10-team qualifying tournament in Zimbabwe.
Mar 15, 2018
ICC World Cup Qualifier 2018: Struggling Afghanistan take on West Indies in Super Sixes stage; Zimbabwe face IrelandAfghanistan arrived in Zimbabwe with high hopes of making the finals in England and Wales in 2019, but they will carry no points into the next stage.