Asghar Afghan

Afghanistan all-rounder Sharafudin Ashraf approved as replacement for retired Asghar Afghan

He last featured for the Afghanistan T20I side in March, against Zimbabwe in Abu Dhabi.

published on : 2nd November 2021

ICC congratulates former Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan for a fine career

The 33-year-old finished his career having played 114 ODI matches, scoring 2,424 runs with a century and 12 half-centuries. He also scored 440 runs in six Test matches.

published on : 31st October 2021

'He had already decided': Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi on Asghar Afghan's retirement

Afghanistan gave a befitting farewell to the former captain as they notched up a convincing 62-run over Namibia to keep their semifinal hopes alive in the tournament.

published on : 31st October 2021

Afghanistan crush Namibia by 62 runs

Playing the last match of his international career, former skipper Asghar Afghan made a 23-ball 31, while Mohammad Nabi (32) was the other contributor for Afghanistan.

published on : 31st October 2021

Asghar Afghan's quickfire 31 in his last appearance takes Afghanistan to 160/5 against Namibia

In his last game for the country, Asghar Afghan provided good support to captain Mohammad Nabi (32 not out off 17 balls) and their quick-fire 35-run stand took the team's total past 150-run mark.

published on : 31st October 2021

Was hurt too much after defeat against Pakistan, decided to retire, says Asghar Afghan

On Friday, Asif Ali smoked four sixes in an over to help Pakistan make it a hat-trick of Super 12 victories as they handed Afghanistan their first defeat of the tournament in Group 2.

published on : 31st October 2021

T20 WC: Asghar Afghan receives Guard of Honour from Namibia

Asghar Afghan is playing his last match for Afghanistan as he has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Saturday.

published on : 31st October 2021

Afghanistan batter Asghar Afghan to retire from all formats after T20 World Cup match vs Namibia

The Afghanistan Cricket Board announced the 33-year-old former captain and right-handed batsman's retirement on its Twitter handle on Saturday.

published on : 30th October 2021

Former Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan slams Australia's Tim Paine for boycott comments

Former Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan has slammed Australia's Test skipper Tim Paine for his comments.

published on : 12th September 2021

Hamid Hassan and Asghar Afghan named in Afghanistan's World Cup squad

Gulbadin Naib will lead the side which also features Mohammad Shahzad and spinner Mujeeb ur Rahman.

published on : 22nd April 2019