New Delhi, May 29 (IANS): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Tuesday announced a spin-heavy 16-member squad led by skipper Asghar Stanikzai for the historic one-off Test against India, starting on June 14 in Bengaluru.
Afghanistan will play India, the top-ranked Test nation, after becoming full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) last year.
[India] June 14 (ANI): India is "completely committed to strengthening and rebuilding Afghanistan including their sports," said Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore on the sidelines of the ongoing first-ever test match between the two countries in Bengaluru's M.
The latest stage in the uplifting story of Afghanistan cricket will begin at Chelmsford on Wednesday night when Rashid Khan continues his “dream” rise in the game when he makes his debut for Sussex on the opening night of this year’s Vitality Blast.
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.
Afghanistan lost 20 wickets in a single day as India posted their biggest innings victory.
By: Sports Desk | Updated: May 15, 2018 11:58:42 Virat Kohli will not play the Test against Afghanistan.
Kolkata: Rashid Khan, in his hour of glory, remembered those killed in a recent blast during a cricket match in his home town, even as Indian cricket fans and his country's first citizen indulged in some good-natured banter over his citizenship.
World's premier T20 bowler Rashid Khan will headline a four-pronged spin attack in the 15-strong Afghanistan squad announced today for the historic one-off Test against India in Bengaluru, starting June 14.