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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 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: India aim to continue winning run against Afghanistan

  With three wins in four matches (including a no result), Team India will be looking to come out with yet another commanding performance and continue their winning run in the ongoing World Cup when they take on Afghanistan at the Rose Bowl here on Saturday.

Jun 21, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Imran Tahir: Man of the Match in South Africa vs Afghanistan ICC World Cup clash

Imran Tahir made his presence felt with the ball, picking 4 wickets for 29 runs in a spell of 7 overs.

Jun 16, 2019, 01:23 AM IST

Kane Williamson vs Rashid Khan showdown in New Zealand-Afghanistan ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

New Zealand’s nervy win against Bangladesh was indication that Afghanistan may after all, have a chance to pull off a surprise. 

Jun 08, 2019, 13:59 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Afghanistan's Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi shine in clash against Sri Lanka

Both have been central figures in Afghanistan’s ascension; from playing in World Cricket League Division Five in 2008 to contesting their second ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.

Jun 05, 2019, 13:29 PM IST

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Afghan players dancing to Salman-starrer song is breaking the internet

They may not be favoured to win ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 title but if the trophy was given to the side having the most fun, the Afghan national cricket team would be serious contenders.

Jun 05, 2019, 07:32 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, Afghanistan vs Australia: As it happened

Australia defeated Afghanistan by seven wickets in the fourth match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at the County Ground, Bristol on Saturday. The third clash of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 witnessed a victory for New Zealand by a margin of ten wickets against Sri Lanka.

Jun 01, 2019, 17:22 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

Glenn Maxwell talks up Rashid Khan threat ahead of opener against Afghanistan

Australia meet Afghanistan in their first match on June 1.

May 28, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

Plucky Afghanistan stun Pakistan in ICC World Cup warm-up

Chasing a modest 263 for victory, Afghanistan`s openers Mohammad Shahzad and Hazratullah Zazai got them off to a blistering start before Shahidi helped them cross the mark in the final over.

May 25, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 Warm-Up: Young Hashmatullah Shahidi shines as Afghanistan stun Pakistan

Young middle-order batsman Hashmatullah Shahidi played the role of sheet anchor to perfection with an unbeaten 74 as Afghanistan chased down a below-par target of 263 set by Pakistan with a couple of balls to spare.

May 24, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

IPL 2019, Bangalore vs Hyderabad Highlights: As it happened

Team Bangalore defeated Hyderabad by four wickets in the 54th match of the twelfth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru on Saturday. 

May 04, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

MS Dhoni did it in the heat of the moment just like me in Nidahas Trophy: Shakib Al Hasan

Dhoni was let off with a light penalty of 50 percent match fees. 

Apr 13, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Virat Kohli named Wisden's 'Leading Cricketer' for third straight year

Kohli, who scored only 134 runs during India`s previous tour of England in 2014, amassed 593 runs in his side`s five-Test series last year at an average of over 59 to book his place on the list.

Apr 10, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan slam Asghar Afghan's axing as Afghanistan captain

While all-rounder Gulbadin Naib was 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 06, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

I play according to the conditions: Mohammad Nabi

The 34-year-old off-spinner has played an important role in the last two wins of the Sunrisers Hyderabad -- taking four wickets against Royal Challengers Bangalore last week and two scalps against Delhi Capitals here last night.

Apr 05, 2019, 15:54 PM IST

Martin Guptill eyes 'Net Gains': Facing Rashid Khan at training to prepare for Afghanistan World Cup clash

With David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Rashid Khan and Shakib Al Hasan being the first choice foreigners and regular captain Kane Williamson waiting to get fit, Guptill will have to bide his time but he wants to make optimal use of it.

Mar 28, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

Jasprit Bumrah's slower balls are difficult to pick as his hands go everywhere: Jofra Archer

Archer, who has 105 wickets from 82 T20 games at an economy rate of less than eight runs per over, feels Bumrah's unusual action makes it difficult for batsmen to pick him.

Mar 27, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

All eyes on David Warner as Sunrisers Hyderabad eye winning start against Kolkata Knight Riders

Under Warner's captaincy, Sunrisers won their maiden IPL title in 2016 and in 2017 he was the leading run-getter for his team.

Mar 23, 2019, 14:15 PM IST