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Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe: Rashid Khan shines with career-best Test figures as Afghans level two-match series
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Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe: Rashid Khan shines with career-best Test figures as Afghans level two-match series

Adil Rashid continued his fairy tale rise at international level with 7-137 in a marathon 62.5 overs effort to end Zimbabwe's resistance-packed second innings on 365, soon after lunch on the fifth and final day.

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe: Sean Williams' century, Blessing Muzarabani, Victor Nyauchi's bowling leads visitors to 10-wicket win
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Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe: Sean Williams' century, Blessing Muzarabani, Victor Nyauchi's bowling leads visitors to 10-wicket win

Williams hit 105 to guide Zimbabwe to 250 all out before Afghanistan — trailing by 119 — were bowled out for 135 in their second innings.

Afghanistan vs Ireland: Rahmat Shah's ton guides Afghans to seven-wicket win against Ireland in 2nd ODI
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Afghanistan vs Ireland: Rahmat Shah's ton guides Afghans to seven-wicket win against Ireland in 2nd ODI

Rahmat hit two sixes and 10 fours in his 103 from 109 balls as the Afghans reached their victory target of 260 with 28 balls to spare, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.

Seven months later, Asghar Afghan reappointed Afghanistan captain across all formats
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Seven months later, Asghar Afghan reappointed Afghanistan captain across all formats

In April, two months before the ODI World Cup, ACB had named Rahmat Shah, Gulbadin Naib and Rashid Khan as replacements of Asghar in the Test, ODI and T20 teams respectively.

Afghanistan continues to breach 'old boys' club', while questions loom over Bangladesh's standing in Test cricket
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Afghanistan continues to breach 'old boys' club', while questions loom over Bangladesh's standing in Test cricket

Afghanistan have now ventured away from 'home', played on foreign soil, and come out as outright victors despite coming up against a game-plan that had successfully accounted for both England and Australia the last time they visited these shores.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Rahmat Shah's historic ton steers visitors to strong start on opening day of one-off Test
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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Rahmat Shah's historic ton steers visitors to strong start on opening day of one-off Test

Batsman Rahmat Shah on Thursday became the first Afghanistan cricketer to score a Test century, helping the minnows start strongly against Bangladesh on the opening day of the one-off match.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Only Test, Highlights, Day 1 at Chattogram, Full cricket score: Rahmat Shah ton puts visitors in command
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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Only Test, Highlights, Day 1 at Chattogram, Full cricket score: Rahmat Shah ton puts visitors in command

Catch all the Live scores and latest updates from Day 1 of the Only Test between Bangladesh and Afghanistan

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Shapoor Zadran gets maiden Test call-up as visitors make six new changes in squad
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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Shapoor Zadran gets maiden Test call-up as visitors make six new changes in squad

The Afghanistan team will be led by leg-spinner Rashid Khan, who was appointed captain for all three formats after the country's dismal performance at the World Cup in July.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Afghanistan review: Selection blunders, off-field turmoil mark disappointing campaign for Afghans
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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.

West Indies vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Chris Gayle powers Windies to win over bottom-placed Gulbadin Naib and Co
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West Indies vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Chris Gayle powers Windies to win over bottom-placed Gulbadin Naib and Co

The West Indies side scored 311 for six in their 50 overs in Leeds and although the Afghans put up a brave fight, they ultimately went down by a margin of 23 runs

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: The trials of Gulbadin Naib; how Afghanistan's captain has been undone by his own best qualities
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: The trials of Gulbadin Naib; how Afghanistan's captain has been undone by his own best qualities

Gulbadin Naib has batted at every position for Afghanistan from one to nine, opened the bowling and bowled at the death, in the middle overs, or not at all. The only fitting description of his job to date has been 'whatever needs doing'.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five-star Shakib Al Hasan propels Tigers into fifth-place with 62-run victory
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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five-star Shakib Al Hasan propels Tigers into fifth-place with 62-run victory

Bangladesh, winners against South Africa and the West Indies earlier in the tournament, are up to fifth place in the 10-team group stage after securing victory over Afghanistan.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah embellishes death-overs reputation with yorker barrage against Afghanistan
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jasprit Bumrah embellishes death-overs reputation with yorker barrage against Afghanistan

In a supreme display of control and accuracy, Bumrah kept lobbing the white Kookaburra ball unerringly at the feet of the petrified Afghan batsmen at the Hampshire Bowl.

India vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghans' best performance results in elimination, but team can take heart from effort
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India vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghans' best performance results in elimination, but team can take heart from effort

For Afghanistan, it was the sort of performance that, had it come in their first match, it would have sent ripples of alarm through their remaining opponents. It was finally the Afghanistan that the tournament had been expecting rather than the shambles that turned up.

India vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'If any match deserved to finish with a hat trick it was that one', Twitter celebrates last-over thriller
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India vs Afghanistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'If any match deserved to finish with a hat trick it was that one', Twitter celebrates last-over thriller

Here's how Twitter reacted to India's thrilling win over Afghanistan at Southampton, extending India's unbeaten run in the World Cup.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Gulbadin Naib and Co eye second-ever win at tournament
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Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Gulbadin Naib and Co eye second-ever win at tournament

Some valuable lessons in a loss to defending champion Australia, and a win over Pakistan in a warmup game last week in Bristol, have Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib feeling more confident about their chances.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jason Roy smashes 89 to help England thrash Afghanistan by nine wickets in second warm-up fixture
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Jason Roy smashes 89 to help England thrash Afghanistan by nine wickets in second warm-up fixture

Roy made 89 not out on his Surrey home ground on Monday as England hammered outsiders Afghanistan by nine wickets with nearly 200 balls to spare.

Ireland vs Afghanistan: Mohammad Shahzad's blistering ton sets up vistors' 126-run win; series ends in 1-1 draw
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Ireland vs Afghanistan: Mohammad Shahzad's blistering ton sets up vistors' 126-run win; series ends in 1-1 draw

Mohammad Shahzad smashed a blistering 101 as Afghanistan fine-tuned their World Cup preparations with a 126-run thrashing of Ireland.