Rashid Khan bowled Afghanistan into a match winning position on day two of the only Test between Bangladesh and Afghanistan, at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong today after their batsmen had pushed their overnight score on to 342 all out.
Afghanistan have improved significantly in their last two matches in the Cricket World Cup and it could be their day on Monday when they take on Bangladesh in a group game at Hampshire Bowl, captain Gulbadin Naib said.
Blast walls are erected to protect people and buildings from the after-effects of explosions. One such wall in Kabul is emblazoned with a caption: ‘Faces of new Afghanistan’. It is a mural of leading Afghans trying to shape a new image for the country - women’s and children’s rights advocates, award-...
Afghanistan's World Cup preparations were thrown off kilter when they controversially decided to replace successful captain Asghar Afghan with the little-known Gulbadin Naib two months before the tournament.