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World Cup 2019: Afghanistan aim revival

Stuck series of injury setbacks, England will look to get the combination right when they take on the low-ranked but spirited Afghanistan...Read More

World Cup 2019 Old Trafford latest weather update, pitch report: Rain unlikely, batting track on offer for England vs Afghanistan clash

World Cup 2019 Old Trafford latest weather update, pitch report: Rain unlikely, batting track on offer for England vs Afghanistan clash

The weather is not likely to hamper the match. To everyone’s delight, there are almost no chances of a downpour at the Old Trafford today.

Faf du Plessis’ side will be desperate to get first win on board against bottom-ranked Afghanistan

Faf du Plessis’ side will be desperate to get first win on board against bottom-ranked Afghanistan

Winless so far in the tournament, both South Africa and Afghanistan will be eagerly looking to tick the victory box when they take on eac...Read More

New Zealand win toss, opt to bowl against Afghanistan

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss and opted to bowl in their World Cup match against Afghanistan here Saturday.

Kiwis are ready to counter Afghanistan spin attack: Ross Taylor

Kiwis are ready to counter Afghanistan spin attack: Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor insists New Zealand are ready for a trial by spin against Afghanistan on Saturday as they look to keep their winning momentu...Read More

Sri Lanka beats Afghanistan at World Cup despite batting collapse

Sri Lanka beats Afghanistan at World Cup despite batting collapse

Sri Lanka recovered from a dramatic batting collapse to knock over Afghanistan for 152 and seal a 34-run win for its first victory at the...Read More

World Cup 2019: Sri Lanka suffers dramatic batting collapse, Afghanistan needs 187 to win from 41 overs

With the rain affecting the match, Afghanistan needs 187 to win from 41 overs according to DLS method.

2019 World Cup will be a superstar extravaganza

2019 World Cup will be a superstar extravaganza

The most defining fact about the 2019 World Cup is that even one of the lowest-ranked teams, Afghanistan, has got two players who are sup...Read More

Taliban, Afghan officials to meet in Moscow for peace talks

Taliban, Afghan officials to meet in Moscow for peace talks

Kabul: A delegation of Taliban officials is set to attend a two-day meeting with Afghan politicians in Moscow this week, officials confir...Read More

The Swashbuckling opener decimates Afghanistan attack as England register 9-wicket victory

London: England thrashed Afghanistan by nine wickets in their final warm-up match at the Oval on Monday ahead of the upcoming Cricket Wor...Read More

CWC’19 warm-up: England thrashes Afghanistan by nine wickets

CWC’19 warm-up: England thrashes Afghanistan by nine wickets

London: England thrashed Afghanistan by nine wickets in their final warm-up match at the Oval on Monday ahead of the upcoming Cricket Wor...Read More

Pakisthan face wrath of Pathans

Pakisthan face wrath of Pathans

Bristol: The positives in defeat Pakistan appeared so intent of drawing following the series defeat against England have all but fizzled ...Read More

CWC19 warm-up: Afghanistan upset Pakistan by 3 wickets

Bristol [UK]: Hashmatullah Shahidi guided Afghanistan to defeat Pakistan by three wickets in their respective first World Cup warm-up mat...Read More

Asghar Afghan is still my captain: Gulbadin Naib

Asghar Afghan is still my captain: Gulbadin Naib

Dubai [UAE]: Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib, who was given the leadership duty for one-day international (ODI) cricket in early April ...Read More

Don’t underestimate the power of Afghanistan

Don’t underestimate the power of Afghanistan

New Delhi: A side which has made massive strides in international cricket since its World Cup debut in 2015, it will not be a surprise if...Read More

Russia worries about Islamic extremists in Afghanistan

Moscow: Russia’s top security chief is raising alarm about Islamic extremists massing on Afghanistan’s northern border. Alexander Bortnik...Read More

An all-rounder’s World Cup : Clive Lloyd

An all-rounder’s World Cup : Clive Lloyd

Dubai: Former West Indies captain Clive Lloyd is of the view that all-rounders are going to lead the forthcoming International Cricket Co...Read More

Mujeeb Ur Rahman elated on inclusion in World Cup squad, eyes semi-final berth

Mujeeb Ur Rahman elated on inclusion in World Cup squad, eyes semi-final berth

New Delhi: Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman said he is very happy to be included in the squad for the upcoming World Cup and hopes th...Read More

Kabul on lockdown as assembly discusses peace with the Taliban

Kabul: Afghanistan’s usually bustling capital Kabul slowed to a crawl Tuesday amid massive security for a high-stakes peace summit previo...Read More

Afghanistan: 99 militants, 12 troopers killed in Badghis, says Defence Ministry

Afghanistan: 99 militants, 12 troopers killed in Badghis, says Defence Ministry

Kabul: At least 99 Taliban fighters and 12 troopers have been killed in a fierce battle in Afghanistans Badghis province, the Defence Min...Read More