AFGHANISTAN will join the cricket big boys this week when they become the 12th Test-playing nation.
By PTI DHAKA: Bangladesh today recalled batsman Mosaddek Hossain in their 15-man squad for the three-match Twenty20 matches against Afghanistan in India next month.
Afghanistan coach Phil Simmons today said his "team has a mountain to climb" before it emerges as a strong Test playing nation.
New Delhi: Afghanistan will host Bangladesh for three Twenty20 internationals in India next month, the country’s cricket board chief said.
BENGALURU: Afghanistan 's dreams of scripting a fairy-tale 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 here.
Rahane to lead India against Afghanistan in Kohli’s absence MUMBAI: Ajinkya Rahane will lead India against Afghanistan, who play their maiden Test in Bangalore in June, in the absence of regular captain Virat Kohli, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) said on Tuesday.
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.
A blinding rain that lasted hardly five minutes on Wednesday afternoon was enough to wet the M Chinnaswamy Stadium ground and the KSCA B ground where the Afghanistan team was about to start their net session.