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Bangladesh recall Mosaddek for T20 series against Afghanistan

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 to host Bangladesh T20s in India

The Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in hill town will host the three day-night fixtures, scheduled for June 3, 5 and 7, before Afghanistan take on India in their inaugural Test match, starting in Bengaluru on June 14 Representational picture Afghanistan will host Bangladesh for three T20 Internationals in Dehradun prior to the strife-torn nation's historic one-off Test against India.

A foot injury sustained during the IPL prompts Mustafizur Rahman to miss T20I series...

A foot injury sustained during the IPL prompts Mustafizur Rahman to miss T20I series against Afghanistan Bangladesh's Mustafizur Rahma ©Action Images via Reuters / Peter Cziborra Livepic.

Afghanistan not nervous ahead of realising test dream – Stanikzai

BENGALURU, June 13 (Reuters) - Afghanistan will realise a long-cherished dream when they debut as a test nation on Thursday but captain Asghar Stanikzai ruled out being nervous ahead of the match against their top-ranked hosts India.

Rahane to lead India against Afghanistan in Kohli’s absence

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.

Shikhar Dhawan’s blistering century puts India in control of one-off Test against Afghanistan

Shikhar Dhawan gave Afghanistan a taste of the Test match cricket with a dominating century, hammering the spinners with a great array of shots to all parts of the ground.

Shreyas Iyer may replace Kohli in historic Test Match against Afghanistan – The Khaama...

Amid reports that the key Indian athletes will remain absent during the historic Test match against Afghanistan, the officials have said that the majority of the Indian players may play the match apart from skipper Virat Kohli who will be away for the county matches.

A privilege to play Afghanistan in their first Test, says stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane

By: Sports Desk | Updated: June 11, 2018 9:01:39 Ajinkya Rahane will lead India against Afghanistan.

At least 8 dead in explosions at Afghanistan stadium

At least eight people were killed and 45 were injured after several explosions in the stadium of Jalalabad, Afghanistan, RBC news agency of Russia reported citing Attahullah Khogyani, the spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province.

How to ease Afghanistan’s progress in cricket

After blanking Bangladesh in the T20 series in Dehradun, Afghanistan is set to play their first ever Test match at Bengaluru against India.