Asghar Afghan: News

05 Feb 2024

Rahmat Shah

Rahmat Shah smokes consecutive fifties versus Sri Lanka: Stats

Rahmat Shah continued his exceptional form on Day 4 against Sri Lanka in the only Test at the SSC ground.

Afghanistan's Ibrahim Zadran hammers maiden Test century: Key stats

Afghanistan opener Ibrahim Zadran played a brilliant knock on Day 3 against Sri Lanka at the SSC ground.

02 Feb 2024

Rahmat Shah

Rahmat Shah becomes first Afghanistan batter with 500 Test runs

Rahmat Shah has dug hard for Afghanistan on Day 1 of the first Test against Sri Lanka at the SSC cricket ground on Friday.

16 Nov 2023

Babar Azam

Babar Azam resigns as Pakistan's all-format captain: Decoding his stats

Babar Azam has resigned as Pakistan's captain across formats following the team's poor run in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup.

Who is Afghanistan's hat-trick hero Karim Janat? Key details

Afghanistan finished second best against Bangladesh in a last-over thriller in the first T20I in Sylhet.

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.

Afghan equals Dhoni's record of most T20I wins as captain

Another superb spell by leg-spinner Rashid Khan helped Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in the 2nd T20I.

19 Jun 2020

Asia Cup

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.

11 Dec 2019

Mohammad Nabi

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.

13 Nov 2019

Mohammad Nabi

How Kieron Pollard forced umpire to change no-ball decision

Windies all-rounder Kieron Pollard is one of the top players in Caribbean cricket. He is also the current captain of the side in the ongoing limited overs series against Afghanistan.

09 Sep 2019

Rashid Khan

Afghanistan beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken

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

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.

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.

08 May 2019

Mohammad Nabi

World Cup 2019: Can Afghanistan qualify for semi-finals? We decode

The ICC World Cup 2019 is less than a month away and teams have started intense preparations for the mega event.