ICC World Cup 2015: Afghanistan look to repeat Ireland shock factor
ICC World Cup 2015: Afghanistan look to repeat Ireland shock factor

Afghanistan hope to follow the World Cup giant-killing blueprint drawn up by fellow outsiders Ireland when they make their debut at the game`s showpiece tournament.

3rd ODI: Afghanistan defeat Zimbabwe by two wickets

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by two wickets Tuesday in a thrilling one-day cricket international to keep alive hopes of squaring the series.

Many Afghans oppose release of Taliban officials

Many ordinary Afghans said on Monday the five senior Taliban figures who were freed in exchange for a US soldier had blood on their hands and their release would strengthen the insurgents.

World Twenty20: Afghanistan vs Nepal – As it happened...

Live updates from the ninth match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between Afghanistan vs Nepal being played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.

World Twenty20: Afghanistan vs Hong Kong - As it happened...

Live updates from the fifth match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between Afghanistan and Hong Kong being played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong.

World Twenty20: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan - As it happened...

Live updates from the opening match of 2014 ICC World Twenty20, between hosts Bangladesh and Afghanistan being played at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur.

Staying motivated for this game was a challenge, says Virat Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli said it was difficult to keep the motivation level high coming into an inconsequential contest against Afghanistan and lamented crucial mistakes in the matches against Sri Lanka and Pakistan that cost them heavily in the Asia Cup.

Mohammad Nabi warns Bangladesh camp for upcoming World T20

Afghanistan on Wednesday sounded a warning to Bangladesh, saying they will do everything to beat them again at the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup, having shocked them already during the Asia Cup.

Asia Cup 2014: India vs Afghanistan - As it happened...

Live updates of the 9th match of Asia Cup between India and Afghanistan.

Asia Cup: India vs Afghanistan - Preview

All but eliminated from the race to final, a demoralised India would look to sign off their disastrous Asia Cup campaign on a positive note when they take on spirited debutantes Afghanistan in their last round-robin league match here tomorrow.

Asia Cup: Sri Lanka thrash Afghanistan by 129 runs, cruise to final

In-form Sri Lanka sailed into the summit clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament with a resounding 129-run victory over minnows Afghanistan, here today.

Asia Cup 2014: Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka - As it happened...

Live updates of the 7th match of Asia Cup between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan.

Don`t take things for granted: Sangakkara`s wise words

He is the leading run-getter in the tournament so far with his tally reading an impressive 246 in three matches but seasoned Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara says just being in good form is no guarantee for continued success and one must keep working hard.

Asia Cup: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan - As it happened...

Live updates of the Asia Cup match between Bangladesh and Afghanistan from Fatullah.

Afghan captain credits team effort for landmark victory

Elated after his side scored an upset win over Bangladesh in their Asia Cup match here on Saturday, Afghanistan captain Mohammad Nabi credited the whole team for the landmark victory.

I only wanted to play till the end, says Umar Akmal

Calling it one of his best knocks, Pakistan`s centurion Umar Akmal today said the plan was to stay till the end in their crucial Asia Cup match against Afghanistan here today.

Asia Cup 2014: Afghanistan vs Pakistan – As it happened...

Live updates from 3rd match of the 2014 Asia Cup between Afghanistan and Pakistan being played at Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah, Bangladesh

Afghan set for tough Pakistan test in Asia Cup opener

It would be a trial by fire for Afghanistan when the gutsy team from the strife-torn country makes its Asia Cup debut by taking on defending champions Pakistan here on Thursday.

Afghanistan target third world T20 place

Afghanistan skipper Mohammad Nabi believes his team can comfortably reach a third successive World Twenty20 and complete a memorable year which also saw the war-hit nation break through to a maiden World Cup.