Afghanistan Cricket

July 7, 2017
July 7, 2017

Afghanistan set for 'huge honour' of Lord's debut

Afghanistan is ready for the "huge honour" of making their landmark Lord's debut, officials say ahead of next week's match, after a fairytale rise catapulted them into the elite...

June 24, 2017
June 24, 2017

Afghanistan ecstatic over Test status

Cricket-mad Afghanistan was euphoric after being awarded Test match status, a rare glimmer of good news amid rising insecurity, but fans rue the lack of sports infrastructure in the conflict-torn...

June 19, 2017
June 19, 2017

Afghanistan and Ireland eye Test Status

Afghanistan and Ireland hope to become the 11th and 12th Test match teams when the International Cricket Council (ICC) meets in London.

June 1, 2017
June 1, 2017

Afghanistan cancels Pakistan games after Kabul attack

Afghanistan cancels proposed home and away cricket fixtures with Pakistan after a deadly bomb attack blamed by the country's intelligence agency on militants allegedly backed by Islamabad.

April 8, 2017
April 8, 2017

Afghanistan's Lord's debut against MCC

Afghanistan are set for another milestone after it was announced Friday they will play their first match at Lord's, taking on a side led by former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.

September 25, 2016
September 25, 2016

Tigers all out for 265

Tamim Iqbal top-scores with 80 as Bangladesh are bundled out for 265 in the first ODI against Afghanistan

August 28, 2016
August 28, 2016

Afghanistan coming in September for three ODIS

Afghanistan cricket team will be touring Bangladesh in the last week of September for three One Day Internationals against the hosts, it was confirmed today.

March 27, 2016
March 27, 2016

Afghans end WT20 campaign with historic win

Afghanistan make history on their way to end their ICC World Twenty20 2016 campaign beating West Indies by 6 runs in the Super Ten match at Nagpur, India.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

Afghans fall short by 37 runs

South Africa beat Afghanistan by 37 runs in the Super Ten match of ICC World Twenty20 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India.

February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016

Najibullah, Nabi keep Afghanistan alive

Afghanistan stays in the hunt for the main draw of the Asia Cup beating Hong Kong by 66 runs at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.