close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds
After getting Test status, Afghanistan celebrates 'big dream' coming true

After getting Test status, Afghanistan celebrates 'big dream' coming true

Cricket has undergone a boom in recent years in Afghanistan with the rise of Twenty20 cricket, its big-hitting and constant action generating huge interest among fans.

ICC's Associate Members Afghanistan, Ireland hope to end wait for Test status

ICC's Associate Members Afghanistan, Ireland hope to end wait for Test status

Cricket Ireland understand there have been no hiccups since and they stand ready to take their place alongside the game's established powers.

IPL 2017: Afghan wonder boy Rashid Khan BAMBOOZLES Suresh Raina's Gujarat Lions — WATCH

IPL 2017: Afghan wonder boy Rashid Khan BAMBOOZLES Suresh Raina's Gujarat Lions — WATCH

His figures of 4-0-19-3 helped Sunrisers Hyderabad restrict to 135.

Bangladesh to host first ODI series against Afghanistan

Bangladesh to host first ODI series against Afghanistan

The matches will be the first ODIs hosted by Bangladesh since last year when they won series against Pakistan, India, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Lalchand Rajput appointed as the coach of Afghanistan cricket team

Lalchand Rajput appointed as the coach of Afghanistan cricket team

Recommended for the job by the BCCI, Rajput pipped Pakistan's Mohammed Yusuf, South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs and West Indies' Corey Collymore.

Inzamam-ul-Haq takes heavy paycut for Pakistan coaching job: Report

Inzamam-ul-Haq takes heavy paycut for Pakistan coaching job: Report

Earlier, Inzy resigned after almost eight months before the expiry of his contract with the Afghanistan Cricket Board.

Inzamam-ul-Haq to be appointed as Pakistan's new chief selector: Report

Inzamam-ul-Haq to be appointed as Pakistan's new chief selector: Report

Waqar Younis, who recently stepped down as the head coach, welcomed the possible move through one of his tweets.

 

What A Sport: When Chris Gayle celebrated with Afghani players after win against West Indies

What A Sport: When Chris Gayle celebrated with Afghani players after win against West Indies

Gayle, who was rested for the inconsequential match, was quick in joining the Afghani players, as they jumped and clicked selfies after what was a huge win for them.

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai hails bowlers, fielders after historic ICC WT20 win against West Indies

Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai hails bowlers, fielders after historic ICC WT20 win against West Indies

Stanikzai also said playing in World T20 enabled the Afghanistan team gain valuable experience.

World T20: Minnows Afghanistan shock high-flying West Indies

World T20: Minnows Afghanistan shock high-flying West Indies

West Indies failed to surpass a target of 124 as the Associate nation were able to restrict them to 117 for eight.

MUST WATCH VIDEO: Afghanistan's Samiullah Shinwari's incredible reverse switch slip shot

MUST WATCH VIDEO: Afghanistan's Samiullah Shinwari's incredible reverse switch slip shot

In Match 16 of ICC World Twenty20, Afgnanistani batsman Samiullah Shinwari played a sensational shot against Sri Lanka.

MUST WATCH VIDEO: 'Dilscoop' is history, watch sensational 'Shahzadscoop'

MUST WATCH VIDEO: 'Dilscoop' is history, watch sensational 'Shahzadscoop'

Shahzad unleashed his scoop shot in one of the qualifying matches of ICC World Twenty20 against Scotland.

T20 World Cup: Afghanistan cricket team Preview - Asghar Stanikzai's men need to prove mettle in mega tournament

T20 World Cup: Afghanistan cricket team Preview - Asghar Stanikzai's men need to prove mettle in mega tournament

In ICC World Cup 2015, they won hearts of several fans and experts and something similar would be expected from Asghar Stanikzai and his boys.

World Twenty20 2016: Mohammad Shahzad, Nabi shine as Afghanistan crush Hong Kong by 6 wickets

World Twenty20 2016: Mohammad Shahzad, Nabi shine as Afghanistan crush Hong Kong by 6 wickets

Chasing a paltry total of 116 runs, Shahzad, along with Noor Ali Zadran (35), thrashed the inexperienced Hong Kong bowlers.

Asia Cup 2016: United Arab Emirates squad – Inexperienced, but determined to make an impact

Asia Cup 2016: United Arab Emirates squad – Inexperienced, but determined to make an impact

Compared to the other four teams, UAE lack experience for the big stage and it remains to be seen whether they can cope up with the pressure.

1st ODI: Afghanistan stun Zimbabwe by 49 runs in low-scoring game

1st ODI: Afghanistan stun Zimbabwe by 49 runs in low-scoring game

Afghani pacer Amir Hamza picked a wicket off the second ball of the second innings and went on to claim three more wickets.

BCCI signs MOU, set to help Afghanistan cricket with home ground in India

BCCI signs MOU, set to help Afghanistan cricket with home ground in India

Greater Noida Cricket Stadium was named as the home ground of Afghanistan.

Inzamam-ul-Haq extends his coaching contract with Afghanistan

Inzamam-ul-Haq extends his coaching contract with Afghanistan

Inzamam-ul-Haq said he had extended his coaching contract with Afghanistan.

Inzamam-ul-Haq to be Afghanistan coach for two years

Inzamam-ul-Haq to be Afghanistan coach for two years

Inzamam was also offered a similar position with the Pakistan team two years back but it didn't work out.

After ODIs, Afghanistan seal landmark T20 series win over Zimbabwe

After ODIs, Afghanistan seal landmark T20 series win over Zimbabwe

The passionate team continued its dream run in international cricket against Zimbabwe.