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Afghanistan’s passion for cricket reaches fever pitch

WHEN they win, the skies ring with joyful gunfire.

Migrants from Afghanistan and Pakistan bring mainstream cricket to Sweden

Wooden bats and red balls are taking over Sweden's fields: cricket is booming in the Scandinavian country thanks to Afghan and Pakistani migrants who've found a way to reconnect with their roots.

Big occasion of Test cricket got better of Afghanistan: Afghanistan batting coach

Umesh Patwal may not have played first-class cricket.

Spin-heavy Afghanistan face India in historic Test

As Afghanistan gear up to face India in their inaugural Test match, all cameras are zoomed in on them.

The great metamorphosis of Afghanistan cricket

On 19 May, terror, once again, shook Afghanistan.

India vs Afghanistan: ‘Naive’ Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says coach Phil Simmons

By: Reuters | Bengaluru | Published: June 16, 2018 1:40:53 Afganisthan cricket team captain Asghar Stanikzai (R) and Coach Phil Simmons during a press conference.

Afghanistan Chief Selector: It’s a new, brilliant dawn

Afghanistan’s Chief Selector Nawroz Mangal has described the country’s first Test match against India as a new and brilliant dawn both for cricket and the whole nation.

Afghanistan have mountain to climb, says Simmons

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.

Granting Test status to Afghanistan a hasty decision: Azhar

[India], June 16 (ANI): Former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin has said that though Afghanistan are a good side, the International Cricket Council 's (ICC) decision to give them Test status at such initial stage was a `hasty` one.


Inzamam predicts tough contest for Afghanistan in test debut against India...

The former Afghan cricket coach and Pakistan’s chief selector Inzamam ul Haq predicts a tough contest for the Afghan team during their test debut against India.