ICC congratulates Afghanistan on winning Laureus award

ICC has congratulated the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on winning the Laureus Sports Award in the `Spirit of Sport` category.

Afghanistan braces for historic Pakistan Twenty20

Afghanistan will get another boost as a fledgling cricketing nation when they play former world champions Pakistan for the first time in a Twenty20 international in Sharjah on Sunday.

Afghan fans celebrate reaching cricket World Cup

War-torn Afghanistan erupted in wild celebrations Friday as its cricket team beat Kenya to qualify for the 2015 World Cup, just 12 years after the game took hold in the wake of the Taliban`s fall.

Afghanistan`s big leap in int`l cricket, qualify for WC 2015

In a fantastic display of grit and determination, strife-torn Afghanistan on Friday qualified for its maiden ICC World Cup after defeating Kenya by seven wickets to finish second in the World Cricket League Championship here.

Afghanistan cricket coach backs team to directly qualify for 2015 World Cup

The coach of Afghanistan national cricket team is backing its players to seal direct qualification for a maiden berth at the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup.

Afghanistan stays on course for ICC World Cup

Afghanistan is on course for a place in the ICC World Cup 2015 after winning both its fifth round One-Day Internationals (ODI) in the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Championship against Scotland at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

India, Afghan cricketers raise awareness about polio

Indian cricket stars on Tuesday met with Afghanistan captain Nowroz Mangal and few of his team-mates and exchanged bats signed by both the sides.

Afghanistan win in Caribbean ahead of World T20

Afghanistan were adjudged winners of the Asia versus the Caribbean Twenty20 tournament after three teams won the same number of matches.

Afghanistan appoint Lawson as consultant ahead of U-19 World Cup

Afghanistan have chosen former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson as a consultant for their under-19 team ahead of the World Cup scheduled to take place in Australia this August.