Sport 24 – Kabul – Former
West Indies all-rounder Phil Simmons has been appointed coach of
Afghanistan as the country prepares for its first Test match, it was
announced on Sunday.

Summary

  • Kabul – Former West Indies all-rounder Phil Simmons has been appointed coach of Afghanistan as the country prepares for its first Test match, it was announced on Sunday.
  • Afghanistan will play their first Test match against India, where they play the majority of their home games, although a date has yet to be announced.
  • “I play cricket to bring victories for my country and to make Afghanistan proud on the world stage,” he told AFP in an interview in October.


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