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Patralekha Chatterjee | It’s time to ‘rehumanise’, to shun hate, cease ‘othering’

We urgently need rehumanising narratives to counter the dehumanising narratives swirling around inside the country and beyond.

26 Oct 2023 12:05 AM

Afghanistan team to have Sri Lankan batting coach

Former Australian Fast bowler Shaun Tait has been appointed Afghanistan National team’s bowling coach with immediate effect

10 Aug 2021 4:14 PM

Gulbadin Naib threatens to 'expose' Afghanistan cricket board

In April 2019, ACB removed Asghar Afghan as captain just over a month before the World Cup.

12 Dec 2019 11:52 AM

Asghar Afghan returns as Afghanistan captain eight months after sacking

The 31-year-old Afghan, was originally dumped in May, with senior players Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi publicly criticising the decision.

12 Dec 2019 11:28 AM

Asghar Afghan reappointed Afghanistan captain

The decision taken by the ACB's top management officials comes seven months after Asghar was stripped from captaincy across formats.

11 Dec 2019 5:33 PM


West Indies crush Afghanistan just over two days as Rahkeem Cornwall takes 10 wickets

It was a reality check for Afghanistan, who were awarded Test status in 2017 and won their first games in the five-day format this year.

29 Nov 2019 12:28 PM

Afghanistan lead by 19-run after Day 2, Windies all out at 277 as Shamarh Brooks hits century

At the end of play on day two, Afghanistan were at 109/7.

28 Nov 2019 8:40 PM

West Indies white-wash Afghanistan after securing 5-wicket victory in third ODI

West Indies defeated Afghanistan by five wickets in the third ODI. With this victory, they white-washed Afghans in the 3-match ODI series.

12 Nov 2019 10:20 AM

Afghan fan Sher Khan embarassed by Indian fans

Sher Khan was at the Ekana Cricket Stadium ground on Saturday where his country team lost the match against West Indies.

11 Nov 2019 1:48 PM

All-round West Indies seal series 2-0, beat Afghanistan by 47 runs

West Indies won the second ODI of the three-match series by 47 runs against Afghanistan. With this win, they won the 3-match series by 2-0.

10 Nov 2019 11:47 AM


Roston Chase's all-round performance helps West Indies defeat Afghanistan

Chase scored 94 runs with the bat while he picked up two wickets with the ball in his hand.

07 Nov 2019 8:59 AM

Ex-South Africa all-rounder Lance Klusener appointed as Afghanistan head coach

Klusener will succeed Phil Simmons, whose tenure with the team came to an end.

28 Sep 2019 9:32 AM

Bangladesh, Afghanistan become joint-winners after rain washes out play

Match officials declared the game abandoned at 9 pm local time (1500 GMT) as the rain showed no sign of stopping.

25 Sep 2019 11:50 AM

Shakib Al Hasan's 70* helps Bangladesh to win comfortably by 4 wickets vs Afghanistan

Shakib hit an unbeaten 70 off 45 balls to guide Bangladesh to 139/6 in 19 overs.

22 Sep 2019 3:29 PM

Mohammad Nabi says his Test career ended well after Afghanistan's win vs Bangladesh

Nabi took four wickets in his final longest-format match.

10 Sep 2019 9:11 AM


Afghanistan win their first Test match by thrashing Bangladesh by 224 runs in one-off Test

In only his country's third Test match, Rashid took three of the last four wickets to finish with a match haul of 11 wickets.

09 Sep 2019 5:46 PM

Rain pauses Afghanistan's Test victory in Bangladesh

Having dominated in only their 3rd ever Test, Afghanistan cut the home side to 136 for 6 before rain forced an early close to the 4th day.

09 Sep 2019 11:53 AM

BAN vs AFG: Bangladesh need 262 runs to defeat Afghanistan on day five

Bangladesh were at 136/6 after the stumps were called early due to rains.

08 Sep 2019 7:00 PM

Mohammad Nabi to retire from longest format after one-off Test against Bangladesh

The 34-year-old has only played two Test matches for Afghanistan, in which he scored 25 runs and picked four wickets.

08 Sep 2019 5:40 PM

Afghanistan leads by 374 runs over Bangladesh at end of day three

Afghanistan recovered from 4/2 and finished the day at the score of 237/8 as debutant Ibrahim Zadran made his maiden Test half-century.

07 Sep 2019 7:00 PM