Afghanistan’s men’s wheelchair basketball team defeated India in the qualifying tournament for Asian Para Games hosted by Thailand.
KABUL (SW): FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi netted his 600th career goal in his team’s 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid on Sunday night.
KABUL (SW): Following Iraq, Kyrgyzstan has become the second country to acquire Afghan national futsal players for its first tier domestic league.
The 8th round of Afghan-Skiing Challenge competitions was held by the Ski Federation and the Information and Culture Directorate in Bamiyan province with the participation of more than 50 skiers from across the country including some foreigners.
Seven days until PSG and Real Madrid goes to match, however, Neymar is expected to miss Real Madrid clash after undergoing surgery on fractured toe.
KABUL (SW): Emerging talent in the cricket world, Rashid Khan from Afghanistan has risen to the top of the ICC's rankings for T20I bowlers, to go with his joint No. 1 status in the ODI charts.
Baz Mohammad Mubariz and Ahmad Wali Hotak, two of the Afghan Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters, who have challenged each other a while ago, now in United Arab Emirates team up to go against their opponents tonight (Friday).
KABUL (SW): Following an impressive victory over Zimbabwe, the Afghan cricket team has left from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Harare to take part in the qualifying rounds for the forthcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has apologized over the ‘inappropriate’ uniform worn by the national women’s team in recent matches against Jordan.
KABUL (SW): A clean sweep against Zimbabwe in a T20 cricket series in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has earned Afghanistan landmark 8th slot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ranking ahead of the likes of former world champion Sri Lanka.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s women football team has lost both of its friendly international matches against a much superior opponent Jordan.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan and Zimbabwe would commence the seven-match international cricket series in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates on Monday.
KABUL (SW): The national women football team of Afghanistan has reached Jordan to play two friendly matches against the host nation.
KABUL (SW): The number of Afghan cricketers entering the Indian Premier League (IPL) extravaganza doubled from 2 last year to 4 this year with emerging Mujeeb Zadran and Zahin Khan joining the seasoned Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi at the this popular and lucrative event.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan created history after stunning hosts New Zealand by 202 runs to reach their first semi-final of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup in Christchurch on Thursday.
RIYADH (SW): As many as nine national football players from Saudi Arabia will head to seven different teams in the Spanish LaLiga in a bid to prepare for the forthcoming 2018 World Cup in Russia later this year.
The International Cricket Council has published the list of the best cricketers of the year for 2017 and Afghanistan is on the list once again.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan has made it to the quarter-finals of the U19 Cricket World Cup by defeating Sri Lanka by 32 runs on DLS Method in Whangerei, New Zealand.
KABUL (SW): Manchester City's unbeaten run is over after their thrilling 4-3 defeat by Liverpool on Sunday
KABUL (SW): A record number of 13 players from Afghanistan are likely to be placed for auction at the lucrative and popular Indian Premier League (IPL) later this month in Bangalore, India.
KABUL (SW): Darwish Rasooli struck an unbeaten 78-ball 76 to lead Afghanistan to victory in their opening match of the Under-19 World Cup, beating Pakistan by five wickets in New Zealand.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan is set to join the group of leading cricket playing nations orchestrating successful commercial cricket leagues such as the Indian Premier League, Caribbean Premier League, Big Bash League etc.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s rising global cricket sensation Rashid Khan is likely to spark bidding war at the forthcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) auction thanks to his impeccable performance.
KABUL (SW): The U-14 Kabul Football Premier League organized by the Afghanistan Football Federation concluded with the victory of Hindukush North (B) today (Friday) in Kabul.
KABUL (SW): In a short but impressive history, the national cricket team of Afghanistan continued to impress the world in the year 2017.
KABUL (SW): Barcelona took a huge step towards regaining the La Liga title as goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal beat bitter rivals Real Madrid 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday to open up a 14-point lead over the European champions.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s Under – 19 National Cricket team has left for New Zealand to take part in the ICC U-19 World Cup in January next year.
KABUL (SW): The national cricket team on Monday returned home after winning the Inter-Continental Cup, but losing a One Day International (ODI) series to Ireland in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
KABUL (SW): An Afghan-Danish football player Nadia Nadim who plays as a striker for Portland Thorns FC and the Danish national team, has been crowned as the woman player of the year in Denmark for the year 2017.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan is set to record its maiden entry in the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2018 in Sochi, Russia next year.
MEXICO CITY (SW): Abbas Karimi from Afghanistan has managed to won silver medal in swimming for his country at the Para Sports Festival in Mexico City, Mexico.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan thrashed the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with ten wickets in the seventh league cricket match to lift the Inter-Continental Cup trophy for the second time.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan is set to take on the United Arab Emirates in the final stage of Inter-Continental Cup cricket tournament among eight teams.
KABUL (SW): The 30-year-old Argentina international Lionel Messi has ended speculation about his future by signing a new contract with Barcelona until 2021.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan has made history by thrashing Pakistan to a thumping 185 runs defeat in the final to lift the under-19 cricket Asia Youth Cup trophy in Malaysia.
The Italian Football Federation has sacked the Italy national team coach Ventura. Gian Piero Ventura has been sacked as a coach of Italy after failing to guide the Italian national team to grab a place for the next summer’s World Cup in Russia 2018.
KABUL (SW): The Afghan United Football Club on Wednesday won the first division of the Kabul League organized by the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF).
Afghanistan’s U19 cricket team defeated Pakistan in their first match in the U19 Youth Asia Cup on Friday.
According to reports, the leading Spanish club, Real Madrid wanted to sign Brazilian Neymar to play for them instead of Cristiano Renaldo.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s national Under-19 team has left for Malaysia to play the U-19 Youth Asia Cup scheduled to be held among eight teams from 9th-20th November.
KABUL (SW): Afghanistan’s national beach soccer team has left for China to compete in a four-nation international competition.
KABUL (SW): Afghan athletes have bring home a total of six medals including three gold after a successful tour of Malaysia for the International Muaythai competitions.
Arsenal’s team in the home match of Europa League against the Red Star Belgrade with a draw score 0-0, needs only one score to move up to the next stage.
KABUL (SW): Barcelona were held to a 0-0 draw by Olympiakos as they failed to score in a Champions League group stage game for the first time in five years.
KABUL (SW): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has expressed optimism about early return to international arena by the flamboyant opening batsman Shahzad Mohammadi facing ban for doping imposed by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
In the final round of the sixth Season of the Afghan Premier League Shahin Asmayee defeated Maiwand Atalan with 4-3 and become the champion of the sixth round of the Afghan Premier League.
In the third round of the Marathon run in Bayiyan, 350 runners from around the world participated in the international Marathon.
Recently President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has issued a decree to abolish the parallel national Olympic departments.
By the support of an investor in Khost, Mr. Ulfat, the Afghanistan national cricket team has launched a three days cricket match to remember former Afghanistan national cricket team player Martyre Rehmat Wali Masroor.
KABUL (SW): Portuguese star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world's best male player at the 2017 Best Fifa Football Awards in London.