ICC World Cup 2015, Afghanistan vs Bangladesh: Preview
ICC World Cup 2015, Afghanistan vs Bangladesh: Preview

They are one of international cricket's most heartwarming stories but players from war-torn Afghanistan would be aiming for emphatic results rather than mere goodwill in their maiden World Cup appearance, which starts with a pool A match against Bangladesh here tomorrow.

Afghanistan cricket fairytale enters a new era
Afghanistan cricket fairytale enters a new era

From the ruins of war to rubbing shoulders with world beaters at the biggest stage for limited-overs cricket, the meteoric rise of the Afghanistan cricket team is nothing short of a fairy tale.

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.

We have done our homework to tackle Ashwin: Afghan captain

Afghanistan are the minnows of world cricket but their captain Nawroz Mangal tried to play a few mind games ahead of their World Twenty20 opener against India on Wednesday, saying that his batsmen were confident of playing off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin having done well against Saeed Ajmal and Sunil Narine.

Afghanistan want more top games after T20 qualification

Afghanistan captain Nawroz Mangal led his side to a place in the ICC Twenty20 world cup and then said he wanted the team to be given the chance to compete against the top cricketing nations on a regular basis.

Afghan captain urges international teams to visit Pakistan

Nawroz Mangal, the captain of the Afghanistan cricket team, has urged other international sides to support Pakistan by touring the country despite the security concerns.