Afghanistan cricket team

T20 World Cup: Can in-form Scotland counter mighty Afghan bowlers?

Notwithstanding their controversial build-up, Afghanistan have shown what they are capable of in the two-warm ups that they played in the lead up to the tournament.

published on : 24th October 2021

It's a tough job, will try my best: Mohammad Nabi on leading Afghans in T20 WC

Mohammad Nabi was named captain of the final Afghan squad on October 10 after star all-rounder Rashid Khan declined the role alleging that he was not consulted while selecting the team.

published on : 15th October 2021

No threat to Afghanistan's participation in the T20 World Cup, ICC acting CEO confirms

There were reports that ICC might forbid Afghanistan from participating in the showpiece event if the team decides to play under the Taliban flag amid the ongoing turmoil in the country.

published on : 10th October 2021

Andy Flower appointed Afghanistan's consultant for T20 World Cup

Flower has worked with England and also had multiple coaching stints in various franchises and T20 leagues around the world, including IPL, CPL, PSL, and The Hundred.

published on : 9th October 2021

Afghan Cricket team has good chance of competing in T20 World Cup, believes ACB acting chairman

With the new regime, Taliban, banning women from playing sports, Cricket Australia has already said that the one-off Test against Afghanistan will be scrapped.

published on : 10th September 2021

Considering Afghanistan players' mental health, Pakistan series postponed indefinitely

Afghanistan was supposed to host Pakistan in Sri Lanka from September 3 but on Monday both the ACB and PCB mutually agreed to host the series in Pakistan.

published on : 24th August 2021

Taliban has no objection to Afghanistan's cricket series against Pakistan in Sri Lanka

A well-informed source in the PCB said that they had got positive signals from their counterparts in Afghanistan about the series.

published on : 19th August 2021

Gautam Gambhir labels Afghanistan dark horses of T20 World Cup

He said Afghanistan's IPL players make them a competitive outfit which can certainly cause a few upsets.

published on : 19th August 2021

Asghar Afghan ​removed, Hashmatullah Shahidi named Afghanistan's Test, ODI skipper

The board has also effectively removed Asghar Afghan as skipper of the men's national team.

published on : 31st May 2021