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    Afghanistan wrap up Kiwi tour with triumph

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Ending their New Zealand tour, Afghanistan on Thursday defeated a first class domestic cricket club in a one-day match by 16 runs, an official said.



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    Silver medal winning cricket team returns home

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Incheon Asian Games silver medal winning Afghanistan men’s cricket team on Monday returned home to a rousing welcome by government officials, fans and cricket board officials.



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    Afghanistan beat Auckland in rain-hit encounter

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Auckland cricket team by nine wickets in a one-day friendly match in New Zeeland on Sunday, an official said.



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    Afghanistan clinch silver as crushed in final

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan secured silver medal at the men’s cricket event in the Asian Games on Friday after they were crushed by Sri Lanka in the final by 68 runs to win the gold medal.



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    Afghanistan wins bronze medal in Asian Games

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  Afghan taekwondo player Roman Abbasi won bronze medal in Asian Games, beating his Kyrgyz, Indian and Yemen rivals in 63-kg competitions, the Olympic Committee said on Friday.



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    Afghanistan storm into Asian Games final

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan have stormed into Asian Games cricket final after beating Hong Kong in South Korea on Thursday, a board official said.



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    Afghanistan cruise into Asian Games semis

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan marched into Asian Games cricket semifinals after beating Nepal by nine runs in South Korea on Wednesday, when the Afghan cricket chief appealed to top cricket nations to tour the war-torn country.



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    Afghanistan again thrash New South Wales

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan national side on Sunday defeated a domestic cricket club, New South Wales, in a one-day practice match in Australia, an official said.



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    Hewad Dost Club lift Million League trophy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hewad Dost Club outplayed Pakistan’s Khyber Green FATA in the keenly-contested final to win the Million League Championship in Kabul on Friday, organisers said.



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    Afghanistan beat South Wales by 3 wickets

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Currently visiting Australia as part of preparations for the World Cup, the national cricket team defeated South Wales, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) said on Friday.