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Captaincy change led to our dismal performance in World Cup: Mohammad Nabi

Just before the World Cup, the Afghanistan Cricket Board had removed Asghar Afghan from captaincy and made Gulbadin Naib the skipper of the national team for the quadrennial event.

Sep 10, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Rashid Khan named Afghanistan captain across all formats

Rashid, 20, who already captains the team in Twenty20 Internationals, will take over from Gulbadin Naib in one-dayers and Rahmat Shah in tests.

Jul 12, 2019, 19:15 PM IST

World Cup 2019: Gulbadin Naib sees bright future for Ikram Alikhil in Afghanistan team

Ikram, who made his ODI debut against Ireland in March, wasn’t included in Afghanistan’s initial 15-man squad but was drafted in on the eve of the tournament after an injury to Mohammad Shahzad.

Jul 05, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Gulbadin Naib blames Afghanistan’s fielding for defeat by Bangladesh

Afghanistan skipper Gulbadin Naib insisted his side’s fielding – and not the stunning individual effort of Shakib Al Hasan – made the difference in Bangladesh’s 62-run win on Monday.

Jun 25, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan--Statistical Highlights

Bangladesh will next lock horns with India on July 2 while Afghanistan will meet West Indies on July 4 in their next ICC World Cup 2019 clash. 


Jun 25, 2019, 00:01 AM IST

Shakib Al Hasan: Man of the Match in Bangladesh vs Afghanistan World Cup 2019 clash

Defending a respectable target of 263, Shakib Al Hasan proved to be the tormentor-in-chief for Bangladesh as he finished with spectacular figures of five for 29 to help the Mashrafe Mortaza-led side bundle Afghanistan out for 200 runs with three overs to spare.  

Jun 24, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Gulbadin optimistic as Afghanistan spinners prepare for Bangladesh challenge

Afghanistan have improved steadily over the past couple of matches and Gulbadin Naib believes his cohort of highly-rated spinners have what it takes to topple the world’s best. 

Jun 24, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

World Cup 2019: Gulbadin Naib backs Rashid Khan to bounce back against India

Leg-spinner Rashid was part of an Afghanistan bowling attack that conceded 397 - the highest score of the ICC World Cup 2019 so far - to the hosts in a 150-run defeat in Manchester. 

Jun 21, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, Afghanistan vs New Zealand: As it happened

New Zealand defeated Afghanistan by seven wickets in the 13th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton on Saturday. The eleventh clash of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was called off due to rain.

Jun 08, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: On-song New Zealand favourites against Afghanistan

Kane Williamson's side is at the top of the standings as they have a better net run-rate than Australia after achieving two contrasting victories.

Jun 07, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Captain Naib taking the positives from Afghanistan’s first-match defeat

Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib was keen to stress the positives from his side’s performance after suffering a seven-wicket defeat to Australia at the Bristol County Ground.

Jun 02, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Afghanistan vs Australia- Statistical Highlights

Openers David Warner and Aaron Finch struck vital half-centuries to help Australia emerge victorious by a margin of seven wickets against Afghanistan in the fourth match of the ICC World Cup 2019 at the County Ground, Bristol on Saturday. 

Jun 02, 2019, 02:17 AM IST

David Warner: Man of the Match in Afghanistan vs Australia ICC World Cup clash

Warner was named as the Man of the Match for his excellent performance which helped his side emerge victorious by a margin of 7 wickets. 

Jun 02, 2019, 00:52 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Gulbadin Naib believes Afghanistan can pull off a shock against Australia

Gulbadin Naib believes Afghanistan are more than capable of upsetting the defending champions Australia in their opening game of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup in Bristol.

Jun 01, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Australia look to start well against Afghanistan

Despite peaking at the right time, the Australians will be aware that Afghanistan have the ability to rise to the challenge on the world stage.

May 31, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Full schedule, squad and TV timings of Afghanistan

Afghanistan, who are considered as minnows, will make their second appearance at the quadrennial event after featuring for the first time during the 2015 edition of the World Cup. 

May 25, 2019, 14:25 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Asghar Afghan included, Hamid Hassan recalled in Afghanistan's squad

Afghanistan will kickstart their campaign at the 2019 ICC World Cup against defending champion Australia on June 1. 

Apr 22, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Asghar Afghan sacked as Afghanistan captain ahead of 2019 ICC World Cup

While all-rounder Gulbadin Naib has been named as the new ODI skipper of Afghanistan, Rahmat Shah and Rashid Khan will take over the reins of Test and T20I sides, respectively. 

Apr 05, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

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