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    Sixes tournament from 26th: ACB

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Shpageeza (Sixes) Tournament -- Afghanistan’s largest annual cricket event -- would begin at the Kabul Cricket Stadium on Tuesday, the board announced on Thursday.



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    42-km marathon marks I-Day in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A marathon involving a number of athletes was held in Kabul to mark Afghanistan’s 95th Independence Day on Tuesday, organisers said.



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    Some Paktika schools to have playgrounds

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): Playground for 16 schools in southeastern Paktika province would be constructed at a cost of $350,000 in the current year, an official said on Saturday.



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    Call to build cricket stadium in Paktika

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): Local cricket officials and players on Friday urged the government to build a cricket stadium in southeastern Paktika province to promote the sport.



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    Afghans 129th in FIFA World Rankings

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan stand 19th in Asia and 129th in the globe in the FIFA World Rankings for the month of August.



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    India grants $1m for Kandahar cricket stadium

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Indian government has approved a grant of one million dollars for the construction of a new cricket stadium in southern Kandahar province, the cricket board said on Saturday.



    Sports,Interviews

    Philp all praise for Afghan cricket squad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Australian ambassador in Kabul Jon Philp said on Tuesday Afghanistan had witnessed significant progress in the field of cricket.



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    Afghanistan thrash Zimbabwe in 4-day match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan thrashed Zimbabwe by 35 runs in their first four-day match played in the nation’s capital Harare, an Afghan cricket board official said on Wednesday.



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    Afghanistan-A thrash Zimbabwe in 4-day match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan thrashed Zimbabwe by 35 runs in their first four-day match played in the nation’s capital Harare, an Afghan cricket board official said on Wednesday.



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    Masood all praise for cricket squad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Shahzada Masood, patron-in-chief of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), on Friday congratulated the national team on scoring its biggest-ever ODI victory and said it had rewritten history.