Articles about Afghanistan Cricket Team

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

11 Mar 2021

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

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

#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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Pakistan vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

28 Jun 2019

Pakistan vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Pakistan will be aiming to win their third game on the trot in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

Afghanistan skipper frustrated with his team: Details here

25 Jun 2019

Afghanistan skipper frustrated with his team: Details here

Afghanistan suffered another loss in the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019.

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

24 Jun 2019

Bangladesh beat Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

Bangladesh rode on an all-round performance from Shakib Al Hasan, to tame Afghanistan by 62 runs in the match number 31 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl in Southampton on Monday.

Here is the best XI of ICC World Cup 2019

24 Jun 2019

Here is the best XI of ICC World Cup 2019

The ICC World Cup 2019 continues to get better with each passing game.

Here's what Dhoni said to Shami in the last over

23 Jun 2019

Here's what Dhoni said to Shami in the last over

Indian bowlers put in a commendable shift to overcome Afghanistan in the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday.

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

23 Jun 2019

Bangladesh vs Afghanistan: Statistical preview, pitch report and head-to-head

Bangladesh take on fellow Asian side Afghanistan in match number 31 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

India beat Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

23 Jun 2019

India beat Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

Two-time champions India came up with a splendid bowling performance as they beat Afghanistan by 11 runs in the ICC World Cup 2019 at The Rose Bowl in Southampton on Saturday.

India beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

22 Jun 2019

India beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

India bowled superbly to defend a paltry total of 224 against Afghanistan in match number 28 of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Saturday.

Afghanistan restrict India to a paltry score of 224/8

22 Jun 2019

Afghanistan restrict India to a paltry score of 224/8

The Afghan spinners dictated the show against India in match number 28 of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Virat Kohli about to create another world record: Details here

21 Jun 2019

Virat Kohli about to create another world record: Details here

Indian skipper Virat Kohli is probably the only man after Sachin Tendulkar, who has been scripting records with each passing game.

Afghanistan vs England: Match preview, pitch report and TV listing

17 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs England: Match preview, pitch report and TV listing

The ICC World Cup 2019 is up and running as the match number 24 is set to see Afghanistan and England going head-to-head at the Old Trafford in Manchester on Tuesday.

Afghanistan vs South Africa: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

15 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs South Africa: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

Afghanistan are all set to take on South Africa in the match number 21 of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Saturday.

Weird things which have happened in World Cup 2019

12 Jun 2019

Weird things which have happened in World Cup 2019

The ICC World Cup 2019 has already seen some interesting matches, and three washouts, with several such instances in the bank for the next one month.

Mohammad Shahzad threatens to quit cricket following axe: Details here

11 Jun 2019

Mohammad Shahzad threatens to quit cricket following axe: Details here

Afghanistan's wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad is upset with the fact that he has been declared unfit for the remainder of ICC World Cup 2019.

World Cup: Rashid Khan fails concussion test- Details here

09 Jun 2019

World Cup: Rashid Khan fails concussion test- Details here

Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan, who suffered a blow on his head while batting, in the game against New Zealand in the ICC World Cup 2019, has failed the concussion test.

Afghanistan vs New Zealand: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

07 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs New Zealand: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

The ICC World Cup 2019 is on in full swing as match number 13 sees Afghanistan taking on New Zealand at The Cooper Associates County Ground in Taunton on Saturday.

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

05 Jun 2019

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan: Here are the records broken

Sri Lanka made sure that they learn from the mistakes of the previous game as they beat Afghanistan by 34 runs (D/L) in match number seven of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Tips to pick ideal Dream11

03 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Tips to pick ideal Dream11

Following a not so ideal start to their ICC World Cup 2019 campaign, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka lock horns in match number seven at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

03 Jun 2019

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Preview, pitch report and TV listing

The ICC World Cup 2019 will witness an interesting clash as Afghanistan take on Sri Lanka in the seventh match at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.

Australia dominate Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

02 Jun 2019

Australia dominate Afghanistan: Here are the key takeaways

The ICC World Cup 2019 is off to a good start for the defending champions Australia as they registered a seven-wicket win over Afghanistan in match number four at the County Ground in Bristol on Saturday.