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Afghanistan Fixtures and Results

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Match Competition
Mar 4, 2015 6:30am Australia vs Afghanistan (417/6 - 142/10) ICC Cricket World Cup
Mar 7, 2015 10:00pm New Zealand vs Afghanistan (188/4 - 186/10) ICC Cricket World Cup
Mar 13, 2015 3:30am Afghanistan vs England (111/7 - 101/1) ICC Cricket World Cup

Afghan Cricket Team News

  • Cricket World Cup 2015: England beat Afghanistan in final game - BBC Sport
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">BBC SportCricket World Cup 2015: England beat Afghanistan in final gameBBC SportThat rendered their first one-day international meeting with Afghanistan a dead rubber, played out in front of a sparse crowd at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The rain, two short intervals and one that kept the players off the field for two and-a-half ...
  • Talent and Belief: Afghan Cricketers Win Fans - New York Times
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">New York TimesTalent and Belief: Afghan Cricketers Win FansNew York TimesADELAIDE, Australia — Syed Mirranay knew he had to be there for the match in the Adelaide Oval: Afghanistan against India, the world champion, as the two faced off in a warmup game before the Cricket World Cup. “The news from Afghanistan has always ...Afghans catch an unlikely case of cricket feverKUOW News and Informationall 264 news articles »
  • Afghans Make History, Winning Thriller Against Scotland In Cricket's World Cup - NPR (blog)
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">NPR (blog)Afghans Make History, Winning Thriller Against Scotland In Cricket's World CupNPR (blog)Afghans celebrated on the streets of Kabul as their national cricket team, playing half a world away, won its first World Cup game. Scotland, in its allotted 50 overs, scored 210 runs. In a nail-biting finish, the Afghans scraped past Scotland in ...
  • World Cup cricket: Faulkner looks good for Afghanistan game - The Australian
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">The AustralianWorld Cup cricket: Faulkner looks good for Afghanistan gameThe AustralianThe 21-year-old has struggled to play any cricket since making his Test debut in 2011 but had regained fitness and performed well for Australia in the tri-series this summer. Brought into the attack in place of Josh Hazlewood for the game against New ...
  • Cricket World Cup: England's Chris Woakes & Moeen Ali out - BBC Sport
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">BBC SportCricket World Cup: England's Chris Woakes & Moeen Ali outBBC SportThe Afghanistan game in Sydney has no bearing on the competition with both teams already eliminated. Seamer Woakes and opener Moeen, who have played in every game, will be reassessed when the team return home. Moeen scored a century against ...Woakes and Ali ruled out of England's last game with AfghanistanSkySportsChris Woakes, Moeen Ali ruled out of Afghanistan gameSports MoleChris Woakes and Moeen Ali injury doubts for England's World Cup clash with ...
  • Cricket World Cup: England loss v Afghanistan 'would be horrendous' - BBC Sport
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">Sydney Morning HeraldCricket World Cup: England loss v Afghanistan 'would be horrendous'BBC SportAs England prepare for their final game, Farbrace defended head coach Peter Moores. Former England captain Michael Vaughan and former batsman Geoffrey Boycott have both suggested Moores should go. But Farbrace said: "He's not on his own, we're all ...Losing to Afghanistan would be 'horrendous' end to England's World CupSydney Morning HeraldEngland Cricket World Cup loss to Afghanistan would be 'horrendous'Stuff.co.nz'We'll do whatever you want' - MolesESPNcricinfo.comZee News -The Guardianall 2,774 news articles »
  • Death on the pitch: Bomb attack kills 5 kids during a cricket game in Afghanistan - AllSports.com.gh
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">Death on the pitch: Bomb attack kills 5 kids during a cricket game in AfghanistanAllSports.com.ghHalf a dozen children were killed and 10 others wounded when a bomb exploded at a cricket playground in in Qala-i-Qazi,southern Ghazni province on Monday 23rd march, officials and residents said. The bomb explosive materials were placed in a bicycle, ...
  • Cricket World Cup: Associate nations determined to make the cut for next Cup ... - ABC Online
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">ABC OnlineCricket World Cup: Associate nations determined to make the cut for next Cup ...
  • Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan coach says team have exceeded expectations - Sydney Morning Herald
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">Sydney Morning HeraldCricket World Cup: Afghanistan coach says team have exceeded expectationsSydney Morning HeraldWellington Afghanistan have exceeded expectations at their first World Cup but need to keep playing against top sides to maintain momentum and become a real force in the game, coach Andy Moles said on Monday. Afghanistan proved competitive in their ...Weary Afghanistan find positivesWisden IndiaMoles proud of Afghanistan progressgulfnews.comAfghanistan must build on Cricket World Cup success, says MolesBangkok Postall 50 news articles »
  • Afghanistan's Little Cricket Team That Could - Foreign Policy (blog)
    acing="7" style="vertical-align:top;">Foreign Policy (blog)Afghanistan's Little Cricket Team That CouldForeign Policy (blog)Before long, Malik had set up a team in the refugee camp, ambitiously naming it the Afghan Cricket Club. Selecting the best players from among the refugees, the team would challenge other teams across Peshawar to games of tennis-ball cricket, betting ...Afghan cricket reflects progressOye! TimesFEATURE-Cricket-Cartwheeling Hassan an unlikely star of the World CupReutersSelfless BCCI could do greater good to world cricketIBNLive (blog)all 25 news articles »