ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Afghanistan review: Selection blunders, off-field turmoil mark disappointing campaign for Afghans
A semi-final spot was never a realistic prospect, but Afghanistan were not here to make up the numbers, a new force rather than a novelty act.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghanistan get clearance from global body for replacing Aftab Alab with left-arm pacer Sayed Ahmad Shirzad
Left-arm medium pacer Sayed Ahmad Shirzad will replace Aftab Alam for the remainder of the ongoing World Cup in the Afghanistan squad, the ICC confirmed Thursday.
India vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Injury replacement Mohammed Shami proves there is no respite from this Indian team
When the tournament began, Mohammed Shami was a third seamer, who might play if ‘the pitch has to offer a lot’. On a slow surface that suited the spinners, he showed he was more than a windmill bowling action and dead-steady seam position. He was skillful, disciplined and hungry.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Gulbadin Naib says Afghanistan need one good match to turn their campaign around
Afghanistan, who lost their first two matches against Australia and Sri Lanka, succumbed to a seven-wicket defeat to New Zealand on Saturday.
Afghanistan vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: James Neesham's five-for, Kane Williamson's 79 not out guide Kiwis to third straight win
Kane Williamson led by example as the New Zealand captain's 79 not out guided his side to a seven-wicket win over Afghanistan that maintained their 100 percent start to the World Cup on Saturday.
Aftab Alam, Afghanistan bowler, World Cup 2019 Player Full Profile: Aftab Alam's medium pace asset for Blue Tigers on UK tracks
Dogged and dependable even when conditions are against him, Alam’s bustling medium pace may yet prove an asset in England.
Gritty half-centuries from skipper Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan set up Afghanistan's convincing 109-run win over Ireland in the fourth one-day international on Friday.
Asia Cup 2018: Shoaib Malik thwarts giant-killer Afghanistan in last-over finish as Pakistan win by three wickets
Experienced batsman Shoaib Malik hit a six and a boundary to pull off a sensational last over three-wicket win for Pakistan against a spirited Afghanistan in the Asia Cup in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
Asia Cup 2018: Birthday boy Rashid Khan produces stunning all-round display as Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 136 runs
Spinner Rashid Khan celebrated his 20th birthday in style by producing a stunning all-round display as Afghanistan beat Bangladesh by 136 runs in an Asia Cup match on Thursday.
Highlights, Afghanistan vs Bangladesh, Asia Cup 2018 at Abu Dhabi, Full cricket score: Afghans win by 136 runs
Catch all the LIVE scores and updates from match 6 between Afghanistan and Bangladesh of the Asia Cup
Afghanistan’s story has been told too much for that. They have made it to the game’s top table now and will be looking to tuck in. A flawed team still, but nobody will be thinking of them as fodder.
Karachi, which once accommodated and gave space to expressions of multiple shades of life has now resorted to excluding many and silencing dissident voices
A suspect in the murder of a senior Pakistani journalist has been arrested in Karachi, sources told Geo News on Friday.
A senior Pakistani journalist was on Wednesday shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside his house in Karachi, a day after an employee of a leading media house was killed in the city in the latest attack on media persons in the country.