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Afghanistan-Pakistan ODI series postponed indefinitely

Afghanistan's 3-match ODI series against their neighbors Pakistan has been postponed indefinitely, quite possibly to 2022. After the talks between the PCB and ACB, it was concluded that it won't be possible for the Afghanistan team to travel to Sri Lanka. The Afghan team has to travel to Pakistan on-road...

Shaun Tait appointed as the new bowling coach of Afghanistan

Former Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait on Monday was appointed Afghanistan national team's bowling coach with immediate effect. The 38-year-old is a level-two certified coach from Cricket Australia and has coached various domestic and some international franchise teams including Aaron Finch-led Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League. Shaun Tait played...

Afghanistan to host Pakistan in Sri Lanka not in UAE

Afghanistan and Pakistan are set to partake in a three-match ODI series at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Hambantota, Sri Lanka after being shifted from UAE. The three-match ODI series was originally scheduled to be held in UAE but the venue has been changed. Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) will host...

Afghanistan named a 17-member squad for the Pakistan ODIs

Afghanistan have announced their 17-member squad for the historic ODI series against Pakistan which will be played in the UAE in September. Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Friday released the squad with former captains Asghar Afghan and Gulbadin Naib being the notable omissions from the 17-member squad as five uncapped...

ACB appoints Rashid Khan as the new T20I skipper of the Afghanistan team

Afghanistan Cricket Board(ACB) has named Rashid Khan as the new captain of the T20I team going into the T20 World Cup 2021. He will replace Asghar Afghan who was sacked as the skipper earlier in May. Najibullah Zadran, the middle-order batsman was named as his deputy in this format. Rashid...

Asghar Afghan has been stripped of the national team captaincy

Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has decided to sack Asghar Afghan from the captaincy duties following an investigation against him, Hashmatullah Shahidi named as the team's new Test and ODI skipper. Afghanistan's first ever double centurion in international cricket Hashmatullah Shahidi will take the reigns from the former skipper in Test...

Afghanistan to host Pakistan for a limited over series in UAE, says Reports

Afghanistan are most likely to host Pakistan for a bilateral series in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), says various media reports. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) are in talks for conducting a bilateral series in the mid-year. Some reports suggest that the series is...

Afghanistan-Ireland ODIs rescheduled due to Visa Issues

The three-match ODI series between Afghanistan and Ireland which was slated to begin on January 18 now has been rescheduled due to the delayed arrival of the Afghanistan team in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The series was supposed to start on January 18 with the first ODI, while the...