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    Mis Ainak beat Spin Ghar in test match

    KABUL (PAN): The Ainak Club defeated Spin Ghar by five wickets in a test match as part of the Ahmad Shah Abdali tournament underway at the Kabul International Stadium, an official said on Sunday.



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    Football squad reaches Katmandu

    KABUL (PAN): The national football team on Wednesday landed in Katmandu to participate in the South Asian Football Federation Championship beginning in the Nepalese capital on Saturday, an official



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    Cricketers return home from Singapore

    KABUL (PAN): The national cricket team was welcomed by a cheering crowd upon its arrival at the Kabul International Airport on Tuesday from Singapore, where they defeated India and Nepal in the Asian Cricket Council's Emerging Teams Cup, but failed to reach the semifinals.



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    Afghan women taste defeat in soccer friendly

    KABUL (PAN): Kazakhstan defeated the Afghan women’s football team 2-0 in a friendly encounter played in the neighbouring country ahead of next week’s South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Gold Cup, an official said on Monday.



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    Afghan women footballers beat Kyrgyzstan

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan’s female footballers triumphed 1-0 over Kyrgyzstan in a friendly encounter as part of preparations for the 2013 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Gold Cup, an official said on Sunday.



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    Afghanistan down India but fail to reach semis

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan upset India Under-23 in their match of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Emerging Teams Cup in Singapore on Thursday, an official said. However, the winners failed to find their way to semi-finals.



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    Karzai all praise for footballers’ performance

    KABUL (PAN): Afghan and Pakistani footballers called on President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday, a day after the national side humbled the visitors in a historic encounter.



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    Afghanistan lash Pakistan in historic soccer duel

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan on Tuesday trounced neighbouring Pakistan 3-0 in a friendly match, the first international soccer event to be hosted by Kabul in a decade, reviving memories of a 1977 clash between the two squads at the same venue.



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    Stage set for Afghan-Pakistan soccer duel

    KABUL (PAN): Kabul is all set to host the first international soccer event in a decade on Tuesday when Afghanistan will take on neighbouring Pakistan in a friendly, officials said on Monday.



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    Pakistanis struggle for win over Afghans

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan made Pakistan Under-23 to struggle for a sensational win in a low-scoring match of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Emerging Teams Cup in Singapore on Monday, an official said.