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Umar Gul named Afghanistan men's bowling coach: Details here

26 May 2022

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Umar Gul named Afghanistan men's bowling coach: Details here

Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has appointed former Pakistan pacer Umar Gul as their bowling coach for the men's cricket team.

ACB appoints Graham Thorpe as Afghanistan team's new head coach

31 Mar 2022

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ACB appoints Graham Thorpe as Afghanistan team's new head coach

The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) have appointed former England cricketer Graham Thorpe as the head coach of their men's cricket team.

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in 1st T20I: Records broken

03 Mar 2022

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Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in 1st T20I: Records broken

Bangladesh claimed a dominant win over Afghanistan in the 1st T20I at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.

Afghanistan's Rashid Khan becomes second-fastest to 150 ODI wickets

28 Feb 2022

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Afghanistan's Rashid Khan becomes second-fastest to 150 ODI wickets

Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan completed 150 wickets in ODI cricket on Monday.

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in 1st ODI: Records broken

23 Feb 2022

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Bangladesh beat Afghanistan in 1st ODI: Records broken

The Bangladesh cricket team stunned Afghanistan by four wickets in the first ODI at Chattogram on Wednesday.

Bangladesh recall Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim for Afghanistan T20Is

22 Feb 2022

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Bangladesh recall Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim for Afghanistan T20Is

Bangladesh have recalled Shakib Al Hasan in their T20I squad for the Afghanistan series.

3rd ODI: Afghanistan beat Netherlands, win series 3-0

25 Jan 2022

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3rd ODI: Afghanistan beat Netherlands, win series 3-0

Afghanistan routed the Netherlands 3-0 in the three-match ODI series after winning the third game at the West End Park International Cricket Stadium, Doha, by 75 runs.

Under-19 Asia Cup: India beat Afghanistan, qualify for semi-finals

27 Dec 2021

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Under-19 Asia Cup: India beat Afghanistan, qualify for semi-finals

India claimed a four-wicket win over Afghanistan to qualify for the Under-19 Asia Cup semi-final on Monday.

NZ beat Afghanistan, India crash out of T20 World Cup

07 Nov 2021

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NZ beat Afghanistan, India crash out of T20 World Cup

New Zealand have qualified for the semi-finals of the 2021 T20 World Cup with a dominant win over Afghanistan.

T20 World Cup: Afghanistan manage 124/8 against NZ; Zadran shine

07 Nov 2021

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T20 World Cup: Afghanistan manage 124/8 against NZ; Zadran shine

Afghanistan have racked up 124/8 against New Zealand in their final Super 12 encounter of the T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup, NZ vs Afghanistan: Preview, stats, and more

06 Nov 2021

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T20 World Cup, NZ vs Afghanistan: Preview, stats, and more

New Zealand and Afghanistan will lock horns in what will be their final Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan humble Namibia: Records broken

31 Oct 2021

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T20 World Cup, Afghanistan humble Namibia: Records broken

Afghanistan bounced back in the T20 World Cup by beating Namibia in the afternoon game at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

Asghar Afghan to retire from all formats: His major stats

31 Oct 2021

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Asghar Afghan to retire from all formats: His major stats

Asghar Afghan, on Sunday, announced that he will retire from all formats of the game after Afghanistan's fixture against Namibia.

Rashid Khan becomes fastest to reach 100 wickets in T20Is

30 Oct 2021

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Rashid Khan becomes fastest to reach 100 wickets in T20Is

Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan, on Saturday, became the fourth bowler to take 100 wickets in T20 Internationals.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Namibia: Preview, stats, and more

30 Oct 2021

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T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Namibia: Preview, stats, and more

Afghanistan will take on Namibia in the Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup on Sunday.

ICC T20 World Cup, Pakistan beat Afghanistan: Records broken

29 Oct 2021

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ICC T20 World Cup, Pakistan beat Afghanistan: Records broken

Pakistan beat Afghanistan in a crucial Super 12, Group 2 match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 on Friday.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Pakistan: Preview, stats, and more

28 Oct 2021

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T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Pakistan: Preview, stats, and more

Afghanistan and Pakistan face each other in the 12th Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup on Friday.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan humble Scotland: Records broken

25 Oct 2021

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T20 World Cup, Afghanistan humble Scotland: Records broken

Afghanistan began their 2021 T20 World Cup campaign with a dominant win over Scotland at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday.

T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Scotland: Preview, stats, and more

24 Oct 2021

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T20 World Cup, Afghanistan vs Scotland: Preview, stats, and more

Afghanistan and Scotland are set to face each other in the fifth Super 12 match of the 2021 T20 World Cup.

Rashid steps down as Afghanistan captain after WT20 squad announcement

10 Sep 2021

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Rashid steps down as Afghanistan captain after WT20 squad announcement

Afghanistan's Rashid Khan has stepped down as captain less than half an hour after the squad was announced for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup.

Hashmatullah Shahidi becomes first Afghanistan player to hit Test double-hundred

11 Mar 2021

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Hashmatullah Shahidi becomes first Afghanistan player to hit Test double-hundred

Middle-order batsman Hashmatullah Shahidi has become the first player from Afghanistan to hit a double-century in Test cricket.

Afghanistan have the potential to win Asia Cup: Asghar Afghan

19 Jun 2020

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Afghanistan have the potential to win Asia Cup: Asghar Afghan

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Afghan believes the team carries the potential to win the impending edition of Asia Cup.

#ThisDayThatYear: Shikhar Dhawan reaches this historic feat in Bengaluru

15 Jun 2020

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#ThisDayThatYear: Shikhar Dhawan reaches this historic feat in Bengaluru

On this day in 2018, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan achieved a historic feat in Test cricket.

ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

30 Dec 2019

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ICC could make four-day Tests mandatory from 2023: Details here

The introduction of T20 has severely impacted the popularity of the longest format of the game (Test cricket).

Ex-Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib threatens to expose corruption in ACB

12 Dec 2019

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Ex-Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib threatens to expose corruption in ACB

Former Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib has threatened to expose Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) for its ongoing corruption.

Asghar Afghan replaces Rashid Khan as Afghanistan captain: Details here

11 Dec 2019

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Asghar Afghan replaces Rashid Khan as Afghanistan captain: Details here

Afghanistan have re-appointed Asghar Afghan as the captain of the national team for all formats, as he replaces Rashid Khan.

One-off Test, WI beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

29 Nov 2019

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One-off Test, WI beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

The West Indies cricket team overcame Afghanistan by nine wickets to win the one-off Test at the Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow.

Who is Karim Janat: Afghanistan's new bowling sensation

17 Nov 2019

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Who is Karim Janat: Afghanistan's new bowling sensation

Afghanistan have risen to fame in world cricket, courtesy their fine performance over the past years, as a result, producing some incredible players.

Windies end five-year ODI series winless streak, beat Afghanistan

10 Nov 2019

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Windies end five-year ODI series winless streak, beat Afghanistan

Former world champions Windies ended their five-year series winless streak in ODIs, as they beat Afghanistan in the second ODI of the ongoing three-match series.

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

22 Sep 2019

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Bangladesh beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Bangladesh rode on an all-round performance by Shakib Al Hasan to beat Afghanistan by four wickets in the final group stage game of the T20I tri-series.

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in T20I: Here are the records broken

15 Sep 2019

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Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in T20I: Here are the records broken

Afghanistan were too good for Zimbabwe in the second T20I of the tri-series involving Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.

Afghanistan beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken

09 Sep 2019

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Afghanistan beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken

The Afghanistan cricket team scripted history by winning the one-off Test match against Bangladesh.

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

07 Sep 2019

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Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.

Rashid Khan scripts this superb record against Bangladesh: Details here

07 Sep 2019

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Rashid Khan scripts this superb record against Bangladesh: Details here

Afghanistan star spinner Rashid Khan claimed a superb fifer in the one-off Test match against Bangladesh.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, preview: Rashid Khan on cusp of record

04 Sep 2019

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Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, preview: Rashid Khan on cusp of record

Bangladesh host Afghanistan in the one-off Test match to be held at Chittagong from Thursday onwards.

ACB indefinitely suspends Mohammad Shahzad

10 Aug 2019

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ACB indefinitely suspends Mohammad Shahzad

Afghanistan's wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad has been suspended indefinitely by the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) over breach of conduct.

Rashid Khan appointed Afghanistan skipper for all formats: Details here

12 Jul 2019

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Rashid Khan appointed Afghanistan skipper for all formats: Details here

Following a dismal campaign in the World Cup 2019, Afghanistan have appointed spinner Rashid Khan as their new full-time captain for all formats.

List of embarrassing records scripted in the 2019 World Cup

03 Jul 2019

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List of embarrassing records scripted in the 2019 World Cup

The ICC World Cup 2019 has entered its business end, as it has already witnessed a number of top clashes between world-class teams.

CWC: Five players who didn't live up to the expectations

01 Jul 2019

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CWC: Five players who didn't live up to the expectations

The players are expected to bring out their best show at the grandest stage of all, the ICC World Cup.

Fans clash during Pakistan-Afghanistan World Cup tie: Details here

29 Jun 2019

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Fans clash during Pakistan-Afghanistan World Cup tie: Details here

In an unfortunate incident, fans clashed during the ongoing Pakistan vs Afghanistan tie of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Headingley in Leeds on Saturday.

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