Afghanistan Cricket

‘Everyone knows Rashid and Mujeeb are world class spinners’

Najibullah Zadran's batting blitz and "world class" spinners powered Afghanistan into the Asia Cup Super-Four stage with a seven-wicket win over Bangladesh on Tuesday.

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

Afghanistan ready for the big guns: Nabi

Skipper Mohammad Nabi said Afghanistan is ready for the big guns after they became the first team to qualify for the Super Four stage of the Asia Cup following victories over Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

‘Everyone knows Rashid and Mujeeb are world class spinners’

Najibullah Zadran's batting blitz and "world class" spinners powered Afghanistan into the Asia Cup Super-Four stage with a seven-wicket win over Bangladesh on Tuesday.

May 13, 2018
May 13, 2018

Tigers all-clear ahead of camp

With an eye on the three-match T20I series against Afghanistan in June to be followed by a tour of the West Indies in September, the 31-member Bangladesh preliminary squad will begin training at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium from today.

May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018

'Afghanistan will be a big challenge'

Afghanistan are currently ranked eighth while Bangladesh sit in 10th position in the ICC T20I team rankings. Many may have

May 8, 2018
May 8, 2018

The sweat behind the glamour

Bangladesh's elite cricketers are enjoying a much-needed break in the off season, but they will be back to the grind by May 13 when

May 4, 2018
May 4, 2018

Wounded Tigers will be in preliminary camp

The preparation camp for the upcoming assignments against Afghanistan and West Indies will kick off from May 13 at the Sher-e-

March 11, 2018
March 11, 2018

Afghans revive slim chance

Afghanistan cruised to an easy and much-needed six-wicket win over Nepal in their final Group B fixture of the ICC World Cup qualifiers

October 10, 2017
October 10, 2017

Dean Jones named as interim Afghan coach

Former Australia batsman and cricket commentator Dean Jones will coach Afghanistan in their upcoming Hong Kong tour, officials say, in the latest sign of the team's rising fortunes.

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 club of Test nations last month.

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 country.