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    Moles appointed as batting coach

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Thursday announced the appointment of Andy Moles as a batting coach for the national team in preparation for the 2015 World Cup.



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    Australia to help boost Afghan cricket: envoy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Australian ambassador to Afghanistan on Saturday said his country was ready to extend all possible cooperation to the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) in promoting the game.



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    Afghan golfers off to Lahore for global event

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A three-member Afghan team, accompanied by a mentor, on Monday left Kabul for eastern Pakistan’s city of Lahore to compete in an international golf tournament.



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    Takhar win taekwondo tournament

    TALOQAN (Pajhwok): Takhar has won a taekwondo tournament featuring several teams from northern and northeastern provinces, officials said on Friday.



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    Skipper all praise for upcoming cricketers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The skipper of the Afghan squad, which won the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Premier League in Malaysia, on Friday commended upcoming players’ performance.



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    Whatmore to help Afghans prepare for World Cup

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Renowned coach Dav Whatmore would help Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the UAE prepare for the 2015 World Cup, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Friday.



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    Afghans clinch ACC Premier League title

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan emerged as the champions of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Premier League by thrashing Nepal in the rain-curtailed final played in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday.



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    Afghanistan beat Taiwan, Canada

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Canada and Taiwan in Muay Thai international contests in Malaysia, the National Olympic Committee (NOC) said on Monday.  



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    Afghanistan trounce Oman by 5 wickets

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan on Monday defeated Oman in the ACC Premier League match in Malaysia, an official said.



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    Malaysia shock Afghanistan by 3 wickets

    KABUL (Pajhwok): After scoring two consecutive wins, Afghanistan tasted their first defeat in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Premier League match in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, a board official said.