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    Senators too lash out at Maulana Fazl Rahman

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Praising Afghanistan-A cricket team for their Saturday’s victory, Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday joined lower house members in condemning Pakistani cleric Maulana Fazl Rahman.


    Victory against Pakistan celebrated nationwide

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan-A cricket team’s victory over Pakistan-A team in a friendly tie a day earlier sparked nationwide celebrations as thousands of cricket lovers emerged on roads in various provinces.


    10 girls attend cycle race in Bamyan

    BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Ten girls took part in an eight-kilometre cycle race to find their way to Afghanistan’s women national cycling team in central Bamyan province on Saturday.


    Afghanistan-A stun Pakistan-A in friendly

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan-A beat Pakistan-A by 54 runs in the one-off limited overs match in the Pakistani capital Islamabad as Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif watched the friendly.


    UAE suffer huge defeat to Afghanistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan on Monday defeated the UAE by a huge margin of 306 runs in their Under-19 Asian Premier Cup match in Kuwait. It was Afghanistan’s second victory in a row.


    Afghanistan humiliate Malaysia in opener

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’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.


    Afghan U-19 cricketers off to Kuwait

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s under-19 cricket team on Friday left for Kuwait to participate in the U-19 premier Asia Cup beginning on Sunday, an official said.


    Logar cricket training academy inaugurated

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A rehabilitated cricket training academy has been opened in central Logar province, with cricket officials hoping the facility would help hunt talent for the national side.


    Nabi, Shinwari in run for best player award

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan's Mohammad Nabi and Samiullah Shinwari have been shortlisted for the best player award from the International Cricket Council’s Associates and Affiliates teams.


    President praises upcoming cricketers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has praised the national under-19 and under-16 cricket squads for their latest achievements and wished them more success in future.