Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Afghanistan humiliate Malaysia in opener

Afghanistan humiliate Malaysia in opener

Nov 09, 2014 - 15:32

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Afghanistaninfo-icon’s under-19 cricket team defeated Malaysia by 10 wickets in their opening match in the Under-19 Premier Asia Cup that got underway in Kuwait on Sunday, an official said.

The six-nation cup featuresinfo-icon Afghanistan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal, Saudi Arabia and the UAE. The winner will qualify for the Under-19 Worldinfo-icon Cup scheduled to take place in Bangladesh in 2016.

Afghanistan Cricket Board spokesman Farid Hotak told Pajhwok Afghan News that Malaysia won the toss and chose to bat first in the 50-over game.

The Malaysians lost all wickets in the 32nd over, piling up 101 runs, thanks to Rashid Khan’s six wicket haul.

The Afghans easily chased the 202-run target without losing any wicket in the 10th over, Hotak said, adding openers Hazrat Zazi contributed quick fire 66 runs and Shahidullah 33 runs.



Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment


Twitter Update