Rahmanullah Gurbaz: News

25 Feb 2024

Wanindu Hasaranga

Wanindu Hasaranga receives two-match ban following altercation with umpire: Details

Sri Lanka's T20I captain Wanindu Hasaranga has been handed a two-match ban by the International Cricket Council for abusing an umpire during the third T20I against Afghanistan earlier this week.

3rd T20I, Afghanistan beat Sri Lanka in high-scoring thriller: Stats

Afghanistan eked out a three-run win over Sri Lanka to win the third and final T20I on Wednesday in Dambulla.

21 Feb 2024

Hazratullah Zazai

Afghanistan's Rahmanullah Gurbaz clobbers his 7th T20I half-century: Key stats

Afghanistan cricket team opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz struck a fine 43-ball 70 in the third and final T20I versus Sri Lanka on Wednesday.

Afghanistan eye redemption in second T20I versus Sri Lanka: Preview

Sri Lanka will be aiming to wrap up the T20I series with a win against Afghanistan in the second match in Dambulla on February 19.

Rahmanullah Gurbaz completes 50 T20Is for Afghanistan: Decoding his stats

Afghanistan's swashbuckling opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz has completed 50 appearances in T20I cricket.

Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan, T20Is 2024: Decoding key stats

Sri Lanka host Afghanistan in a three-match series, starting February 17. All three matches will be held at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla.

11 Feb 2024

Rahmat Shah

Rahmat Shah clobbers his sixth ODI fifty against SL: Stats

Rahmat Shah was once again the pick of the Afghanistan batters against Sri Lanka in the second ODI in Pallekele.

Ibrahim Zadran smashes his 11th fifty-plus score in ODIs: Stats

Afghanistan star batter Ibrahim Zadran played a crucial knock against Sri Lanka in the second ODI in Pallekele.

Afghanistan: Decoding their highest scores in ODI cricket

Albeit in a losing cause, Afghanistan on Friday (February 9) posted their highest team score in ODI cricket.

Pramod Madushan claims career-best ODI figures of 4/75 versus Afghanistan

Pramod Madushan was the pick of the bowlers for Sri Lanka against Afghanistan in the first ODI in Pallekele.

Gurbaz and Zadran record Afghanistan's highest-ever T20I partnership versus India

Afghanistan openers Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran played a key role in the third and final T20I record versus India in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

14 Jan 2024

Indian Cricket Team

India vs Afghanistan, 2nd T20I: Indore pitch and weather reports

India will look to wrap up the three-match series as they take on Afghanistan in the second T20I in Indore.

13 Jan 2024

Indian Cricket Team

India vs Afghanistan, 2nd T20I: Hosts aim to seal series

India thrashed Afghanistan by six wickets in the opening T20I clash on Thursday. The hosts will aim to wrap up the series at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on January 14.

09 Jan 2024

Indian Cricket Team

India vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I: PCA Stadium pitch report

India will look to start strong against Afghanistan in the first of the three-match T20I series starting on January 11.

08 Jan 2024

Indian Cricket Team

India vs Afghanistan T20I series 2024: Decoding key player battles

Afghanistan are set to tour India for a three-match T20I series, starting on January 11.

Rahmanullah Gurbaz becomes Afghanistan's third centurion in T20Is: Stats

Afghanistan's dashing opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz smoked a fine century in the T20I series opener against the United Arab Emirates on Friday (December 29).

03 Nov 2023

Rahmat Shah

Rahmat Shah slams 52 versus Netherlands, surpasses 3,500 ODI runs

Rahmat Shah continued his purple patch with another crucial fifty against Netherlands in match number 34 of the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup in Lucknow.

23 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

World Cup: Afghanistan register their first-ever ODI win over Pakistan

In yet another anti-climax, Afghanistan stunned Pakistan in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup encounter in Chennai.

Ibrahim Zadran becomes fastest Afghanistan batter to 1,000 ODI runs

Batting sensation Ibrahim Zadran has scripted history by becoming the fastest Afghanistan batter to accomplish 1,000 runs in ODI cricket.

22 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

World Cup: Pakistan seek return to winning ways against Afghanistan

Pakistan will look to return to the winning ways as they meet Afghanistan in Match 22 of the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup.

17 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC World Cup: Upbeat Afghanistan face the New Zealand test

New Zealand will aim to continue their winning run in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup when they face Afghanistan on October 18 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

16 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

England: Decoding their biggest upsets in ICC World Cup history

Afghanistan might have caused the biggest upset of the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup as they stunned defending champions England in Match 13 in Delhi.

ICC World Cup: Decoding Afghanistan's biggest wins in ODI cricket

Afghanistan have developed into a very potent team in limited-overs cricket in the last decade.

15 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

World Cup: Afghanistan register their first-ever ODI win over England

In an anti-climax for England fans, Afghanistan stunned the defending champions in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup encounter in Delhi.

World Cup: Afghanistan slam 284 against England after suffering collapse

Afghanistan have racked up 284/10 against England in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup encounter at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.

15 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

Gurbaz, Zadran record Afghanistan's highest opening partnership in World Cup

Afghanistan were off to a sublime start against England in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup encounter at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.

15 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

Rahmanullah Gurbaz records highest WC score by an Afghanistan opener

Afghanistan batter Rahmanullah Gurbaz has slammed his third half-century in One-Day Internationals.

ICC World Cup: Gurbaz, Ibrahim record Afghanistan's highest powerplay score

Openers Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran gave Afghanistan a flying start against England in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup in Delhi.

14 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup: Formidable England up against struggling Afghanistan

Afghanistan will look to open their account in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup as they meet defending champions England in Match 13.

07 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup, Bangladesh demolish sorry Afghanistan: Key stats

Bangladesh have started their 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup campaign with a comprehensive seven-wicket win over Afghanistan.

07 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC World Cup: Afghanistan bundled out for 156 against Bangladesh

Afghanistan have been bundled for 156 against Bangladesh in Match 3 of the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup in Dharamsala.

07 Oct 2023

Rahmat Shah

Rahmanullah Gurbaz becomes fastest Afghanistan batter to 1,000 ODI runs 

Rahmanullah Gurbaz has scripted history by becoming the fastest Afghanistan batter to accomplish 1,000 runs in ODI cricket.

06 Oct 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC Cricket World Cup: Bangladesh kick-start campaign against Afghanistan

Match 3 of the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup will see Bangladesh and Afghanistan kick-start their campaign against each other.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Decoding the Afghanistan squad

The 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup, which will be played in India, gets underway on October 5.

Afghanistan announce 17-member squad for 2023 Asia Cup: Details

Afghanistan have named their 17-member squad for the upcoming Asia Cup 2023, which gets underway on August 30.

27 Aug 2023

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan thrash Afghanistan 3-0 in ODI series: Key takeaways

Pakistan mauled Afghanistan 3-0 in the recently-concluded ODI series in Sri Lanka.

AFG vs PAK, 3rd ODI: Preview, stats, and Dream11 prediction

With the series already in the bag, Pakistan will fight for a clean sweep in the third and final ODI against Afghanistan.

25 Aug 2023

Shadab Khan

Decoding Shadab Khan's match-winning performance versus Afghanistan in 2nd ODI

Pakistan pulled off an absolute heist on Thursday (August 24) as they defeated Afghanistan by one wicket in the second ODI.

24 Aug 2023

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan edge past Afghanistan in 2nd ODI, seal series: Stats

Pakistan beat Afghanistan in a tricky 301-run chase in the second ODI of the three-match series in Sri Lanka.

AFG vs PAK: Ibrahim Zadran scores a valiant 80 

Afghanistan opener Ibrahim Zadran missed out on his fifth ODI century.

AFG vs PAK: Rahmanullah Gurbaz smokes his highest ODI score 

Rahmanullah Gurbaz has brought up his fifth century in ODIs.

Afghanistan vs Pakistan ODIs 2023: Decoding key player battles

Afghanistan will cross swords with Pakistan in a three-match ODI series, starting on August 22.

Afghanistan vs Pakistan ODI series 2023: Presenting the statistical preview

Afghanistan are gearing up to meet Pakistan in a three-match ODI series, starting on August 22.

16 Jul 2023

Taskin Ahmed

Taskin Ahmed completes 50 T20I scalps for Bangladesh: Key stats

Bangladesh speedster Taskin Ahmed recorded a personal landmark in the second T20I against Afghanistan in Sylhet.

BAN vs AFG: Bangladesh seek redemption in T20I series opener

The Afghanistan tour of Bangladesh is into its last leg as the two sides are gearing up to meet in a two-match T20I series.

Shoriful Islam clocks his best ODI figures against Afghanistan

Bangladesh speedster Shoriful Islam bowled exceptionally well against Afghanistan in the third ODI in Chattogram.

Afghanistan blank Bangladesh to wrap up ODI series: Key stats

Afghanistan have won the second ODI against Bangladesh in Chattogram and therefore have wrapped up the ODI series.

BAN vs AFG: Ibrahim Zadran slams his fourth ODI hundred

Afghanistan youngster Ibrahim Zadran starred with a cruising century against Bangladesh in the second ODI at Chattogram.

BAN vs AFG: Rahmanullah Gurbaz hammers his fourth ODI ton

Rahmanullah Gurbaz hammered a fine hundred against Bangladesh in the second ODI in Chattogram.

IPL 2023, KKR vs RR: Pitch report (Eden Gardens) 

Kolkata Knight Riders will meet Rajasthan Royals in Match 56 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) at Kolkata's Eden Gardens on May 11.

IPL 2023, KKR vs PBKS: Pitch report (Eden Gardens) 

Match 53 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) will see the face-off between Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings.

GT hand KKR their sixth defeat in IPL 2023: Stats

Gujarat Titans handed Kolkata Knight Riders their sixth defeat in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 season on Saturday at Eden Gardens.

29 Apr 2023

Rashid Khan

KKR's Rahmanullah Gurbaz smokes his second IPL fifty: Stats 

Rahmanullah Gurbaz's fiery half-century powered Kolkata Knight Riders to a massive 179/7 against Gujarat Titans in Match 39 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2023: Rahmanullah Gurbaz powers KKR to 179/7 vs GT 

Kolkata Knight Riders posted a mammoth 179/7 while batting first against Gujarat Titans in Match 39 of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).

Rahmanullah Gurbaz becomes first Afghanistan batter to score IPL fifty

Kolkata Knight Riders racked up 204/7 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the ninth match of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) season at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Afghanistan's Rahmanullah Gurbaz completes 1,000 T20I runs: Key stats 

Afghanistan, on Sunday (March 26), recorded their maiden international series win over Pakistan.

Afghanistan claim maiden international series versus Pakistan: Key stats

Team Afghanistan scripted history on Sunday (March 26) by claiming their maiden international series win over Pakistan.

24 Dec 2022

Lanka Premier League

LPL 2022: Jaffna Kings crowned champions, beat Colombo Stars

Jaffna Kings scripted an enthralling two-wicket win over Colombo Stars to be crowned winners of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2022 season on Friday.

SL-Afghanistan second ODI ends in no result: Key stats

Rain played a spoilsport as the second ODI between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan ended with no result.

SL vs AFG, Rahmanullah and Rahmat slam half-centuries: Key stats

Afghanistan's batters Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Rahmat Shah clocked fifties each in the second of the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka on Sunday.

Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka overcome Afghanistan in Super Four

Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan in a crucial Super Four match at the Asia Cup 2022 on Saturday.

Asia Cup, Super Four: Afghanistan hammer 175/6 against Sri Lanka

Afghanistan rode on the clinical knocks from Rahmanullah Gurbaz (84) and Ibrahim Zadran (40) to compile 175/6 against Sri Lanka in Super Four match in Asia Cup.

Ireland vs Afghanistan, 4th T20I: Preview, stats, and Fantasy XI

Hosts Ireland eye a series win when they face Afghanistan in the fourth of five-match series on Monday.