KABUL (SW): In a landmark development, Afghanistan has finally become Full Member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) as this world body acknowledged rapid growth and potential for this sport.
LONDON (SW): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the Team of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, which includes players from five of the eight participating sides, with Pakistan’s Sarfraz Ahmed as captain.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan is all set to take on Cambodia on June 13 as part of the 2019 Asian Football Championship qualifiers.
KABUL (SW): A young double amputee Afghan swimmer Abbas Karimi has qualified for the forthcoming Mexico City 2017 Para Sport Festival (30 September - 6 October).
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan National Football team’s recent win over the Maldives has been dedicated to the victims and survivors of the recent Kabul blast.
KABUL (SW): With the completion of training camp in Dubai, Afghanistan is all set to take on Maldives for a friendly football match on Tuesday.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has named national squad for the forthcoming international matches against Cambodia and Maldives.
KABUL (SW): The Ministry of Rural Reconstruction and Development (MoRRD) on Tuesday approved 52 development projects for better management of water for irrigation.
LAHORE (SW): Eyeing to end drought of international cricket at home, Pakistan has announced plans to host Afghanistan for bilateral series.
BAKU (SW): On the tenth day of the ongoing 4th 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games (BAKU 2017) in Azerbaijan, Afghanistan managed to win five bronze medals on Sunday.
KABUL (SW): Afghan cricket stars Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan returned to Kabul on Thursday after their maiden and successful season with the Indian Premier League (IPL).
KABUL (SW): Successful team auction for the Shpageeza Cricket League was held at the Afghanistan Cricket Board for the forthcoming season in Kabul.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has named final squad for the forthcoming tour of West Indies.
HERAT CITY (SW): A one-week inter-club football tournament commenced in Herat on Wednesday in which Iranian clubs are also participating.
KABUL (SW): Foundation stone has been laid for a new cricket stadium in Nangarhar province on Wednesday.
KABUL (SW): Hameed Hassan and Mirwais Ashraf, two star players of the national cricket team are set for return after a long break due to injuries.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s national football player Hameedullah Karimi has won the hearts of the Indian premier football club Delhi United managers.
KABUL (SW): Following three international matches this year, Afghanistan would take on Maldives in a friendly football encounter later this year.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) organized a ground breaking ceremony for the one-of-a-kind football ground for women in Kabul.
KABUL (SW): Captain of the national football squad Faisal Shaista has hinted that the former head coach Segrt Petar, the Croatian-born German, is lobbying for his lost post.
NEW DELHI (SW): Afghanistan continued its dominance over Ireland in cricket with a massive victory of an innings and 172 runs in the 4-day match on Thursday at the Greater Noida, in India.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan is set to take on Vietnam in a qualifying match for 2019 Asian Football Championship in Tajikistan on Tuesday.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan claimed victory over Ireland in a 3-2 series win to go along with the T20 clean sweep in Greater Noida, their adopted home ground.
NEW DELHI (SW): Afghanistan on Sunday failed to repeat the heroics of T20 series as it lost to Ireland by six wickets in the third One Day International at Greater Noida, in India.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan beat Ireland by 30 runs in a nail biting encounter in the first One Day International (ODI) at Greater Noida on Wednesday.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has announced the national team would take on Singapore in a friendly encounter later this month.
NEW DELHI (SW): Afghanistan whitewashed Ireland in the three-match T20 cricket series following the 28 runs victory in the final match on Sunday.
KABUL (SW): The Afghan national men’s football squad sank 5 ranks lower from 151 to 156 in the latest FIFA ranking.
KABUL (SW): The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) has rejected reports about any communication with the Peshawar Zalmi about cricket series between the two.
NEW DELHI (SW): Afghanistan beat Ireland by 6 wickets in the first T20 cricket match of the 3-match series in Greater Noida, India on Wednesday.
KABUL (SW): The MCC World Cricket Committee has confirmed that umpires will have the authority to send players off for serious breaches of behavior under updated laws of the game which will be used from October 1, 2017.
KUALA TERENGGANU (SW): Bahrain grabbed their third straight win in Group A of the 2017 AFC Beach Soccer Championship after a closely fought 6-4 win over Afghanistan in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia on Tuesday.
KUALA TERENGGANU (SW): Iran cruised to their second win in Group A of the 2017 AFC Beach Soccer Championship after beating Afghanistan 6-1 in Kuala Terengganu on Monday.
KUALA TERENGGANU (SW): Afghanistan has impressively beaten China 7-2 in the warm-up match of the Asian Football Confederation AFC Beach Soccer Championship 2017 in Malaysia.
BAMYAN CITY (SW): The seventh round of Bamyan International Ski tournament was held in the snow-capped mountains of this province on Friday.
KABUL (SW): Following landmark inclusion of Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Arman in the Indian Premiere League (IPL), stage is set for some more international exposure for the Afghan players in the forthcoming Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
BAMYAN CITY (SW): The 5th round of 200 meter women’s ski competition concluded in Bamyan province on Thursday.
KABUL (SW): Two Afghan cricketers have been awarded the ESPNcricinfo Awards 2016 that recognise the best individual batting and bowling performances in cricket over the calendar year.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s premier football club Shaheen Asmayee would take on Dhaka Mohammadan in the ongoing Shaikh Kamal Football Cup (SKFC) in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Friday.
HARARE (SW): The hosts Zimbabwe thrashed Afghanistan by 3 runs in the third One Day International (ODI) cricket match on Tuesday in the ongoing five match series.
MUMBAI (SW): The emerging Afghan spin-bowler Rashid Khan Arman and world’s second best all-round cricketer Mohammad Nabi of Afghanistan have been picked for this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL).
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan national cricket team is all set to take on seasoned Zimbabwean team for the first One Day International (ODI) of the bilateral series on Thursday.
KABUL (SW): Certified Afghan cricket umpire Bismillah Jan Shinwari is going through a rough patch in his life as he is unable to afford the healthcare he needs for the cardiac problems he is facing.
KABUL (SW): Former German footballer Otto Pfister from the city of Cologne has been appointed to coach the Afghan National team for one year on Sunday.
KABUL (SW): Leading Afghan cricketers Mohammad Nabi and Shahzad Mohammadi are set to feature in the forthcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 starting on Thursday.
KABUL (SW): England allrounders Ben Stokes and Chris Woakes and their limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan are among the seven players who have listed themselves at the highest base price of INR 2 crore (approx US $298,000) for the IPL player auction scheduled in Bangalore on February 20.
DUSHANBE (SW): The Afghan Premier League (APL) Champion Shaheen Asmayee is going to face debutant Hosilot of Tajikistan on Tuesday at 16:30 Kabul time in the second match between the two this month.
GABON (SW): The Cameroon Indomitable Lions beat the Egypt Pharaohs to become African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2017 Champions.
KABUL (SW): The players’ auction for this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) has been delayed, which has left Afghans guessing if any of their emerging cricket stars would make it to this event or not.
KABUL (SW): A seven-member Afghanistan Free Fighting squad left for Tajikistan to participate in international competitions starting on 04 February.