Tuesday 19 November, 2019
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The Afghanistan national cricket team defeated West Indies by 29 runs to clinch the T20 International series 2-1. Played in Lucknow of India, Afghanistan set a target of 156 runs by losing 8 wickets in 20 overs after winning the toss and electing...

By Khaama Press on Nov 17th, 2019

Photo – International Cricket Council The West Indies cricket team clinched the One Day International (ODI) series by defeating Afghanistan by 47 runs in second ODI match on Saturday in Lucknow of India. West Indies set a target...

By Khaama Press on Nov 10th, 2019

Afghan spin sensation Rashid Khan was the first player to be picked among overseas players in Sunday’s inaugural ‘The Hundred’ draft. The Trent Rockets picked Rashid Khan for £125,000. He will play alongside Joe Root...

By Khaama Press on Oct 21st, 2019

The International Cricket Council (ICC) named Afghan spin sensation Rashid Khan as No. 1 bowler in Twenty20 International (T20I) formation. According to the latest Player Rankings of ICC, Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan has secured...

By Khaama Press on Sep 25th, 2019

Courtesy Photo – ICC The Afghanistan national cricket team broke its own record for most consecutive Twenty20I wins by securing victory against Bangladesh in a Tri-Series on Sunday. The Afghan team defeated Bangladesh by 25 runs...

By Khaama Press on Sep 16th, 2019

Courtesy – International Cricket Council Afghanistan defeated Bangladesh by 25 runs during the 3rd match of the Twenty20 Tri-Series in Dhaka earlier tonight. The Afghan team set a target of 165 runs for Bangladesh after winning...

By Khaama Press on Sep 15th, 2019

Courtesy International Cricket Council The Afghanistan national cricket team defeated the national cricket team of Bangladesh by 224 runs in a one-off test match in Chattogram of Bangladesh. The Afghan team won the toss and chose to...

The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) announced Sunday that it has terminated the contracts of its 43 employees. According to a statement released by ACB, the leadership of decided to terminate the contracts of 43 employees of the board...

By Khaama Press on Aug 25th, 2019

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has appointed Farhan Yousuzai as the new chairman of the Cricket Board of Afghanistan. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said President Ghani has issued a decree regarding the appointment...

By Khaama Press on Jul 24th, 2019

The Afghan bodybuilding athlete Imam Ali Nabizada bagged a Bronze medal in the South Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports Championship. Nabizada managed to secure the third spot to win the bronze medal in the category of Senior Men’s...

By Khaama Press on Jul 20th, 2019

The Afghan athlete Hussain Bakhsh Safari won a gold medal in the Asian Jujitsu Championship in Mongolia. Safari said he participated on behalf of Afghanistan in the Asian Jujitsu Championship which in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of...

By Khaama Press on Jul 19th, 2019

The Afghanistan cricket board appointed spin sensation Rashid Khan as the new captain of the national cricket team of Afghanistan. The Chairman of Afghanistan Cricket Board Azizullah Fazli on Friday announced that all-rounder Rashid...

By Khaama Press on Jul 12th, 2019

The Afghanistan Cricket Board suspended Aftab Alam from domestic and international cricket for a period of one year. According to a statement released by Afghanistan Cricket Board, the Discipline Committee suspended fast bowler Aftab...

By Khaama Press on Jul 11th, 2019

The board members of the Cricket Board of Afghanistan appointed Lutfullah Stanikzai as the new Chief Executive Officer of the board. The Cricket Board in a statement said Wednesday that its members appointed the new CEO considering...

By Khaama Press on Jul 10th, 2019

The Afghan batsman Ikram Ali Khil broke the cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar’s long-standing World Cup record during a match against West Indies on Thursday. He became the youngest player to register an 80 plus score after making...