Written by Nitin Sharma | Panchkula | Published: June 21, 2018 2:36:56 Afghanistan lost their debut Test against India.
Ireland will play their second Test cricket match against Afghanistan next year, while a Test game against England is also in the pipeline.
Legendary Indian all-rounder Kapil Dev wants Afghanistan's Test players to figure in the Duleep Trophy which will help them gain the experience to prepare for Test cricket.
Written by Shamik Chakrabarty | Published: June 17, 2018 3:48:54 Dawlat Ahmadzai was part of the first group of Afghan cricketers that formed the basis for a national side, back in 2001.
Bengaluru: Afghanistan have a long way to go before they can challenge the leading Test nations and the best way to bridge the gap is to play regularly against their ‘A’ teams, coach Phil Simmons said after the team’s deflating long-form debut against India.
It was always going to boil down what kind of skills Afghanistan would be able to display with the bat, where it takes one ball to be dismissed.
Afghanistan’s dreams of scripting a fairytale turned into a virtual nightmare as a ruthlessly professional India demolished them by an innings and 262 runs inside two days to win the historic one-off Test match at Bengaluru.
NEW DELHI: Afghanistan may have lost their inaugural test match to India today, however the host, in an amazing show of sportsmanship, invited the Afghan players to pose with them with the trophy after the conclusion of the match.
The Chief Executive of Afghanistan was here, so was the Indian Union Sports Minister.
[India], June 14 (ANI): Indian openers Murali Vijay and Shikhar Dhawan struck blistering centuries as India reached 347-6 at stumps on the rain-curtailed opening day of the one-off historic Test match against Afghanistan here at the M.