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    Probables for ICC, ACC Cups named

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghanistan Cricket Board on Wednesday announced 18 probables for a four-day match against Namibia in the ICC Intercontinental Cup in August and the ACC Emerging Teams Cup later in the same month.



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    16th edition of Afghan Cup to begin on Jul 4

    KABUL (PAN): The 16th edition of the sporting and cultural event -- Afghan Cup 2013 -- is scheduled to get under way on July 4, the Afghan Sports Federation (ASF) announced on Sunday.



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    ICC gives Afghanistan associate membership

    KABUL (PAN): The International Cricket Council (ICC) gave Afghanistan its associate membership at the council annual conference held in London, officials said on Thursday.



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    Spin Ghar Tigers march into Etisalat Sixes final

    KABUL (PAN): Spin Ghar Tigers marched into the final of an inter-zone cricket tournament after recording a last ball victory over Best Guards in their semifinal showdown at the Kabul International Stadium, an official said on Thursday.



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    Spin Ghar Tigers, Band-i-Amir Eagles beat rivals

    KABUL (PAN): An inter-zone cricket tournament “Etisalat Sixes” got underway at the Kabul international cricket stadium on Saturday, with Spin Ghar Tigers and Band-i-Amir Eagles registering their victories on the day one of the cricket board-initiated mega event.



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    U-16 girls’ football event begins in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): An under-16 girls’ football tournament began in Kabul on Saturday in connection with international mother’s day, an official said.



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    Under-19 Elite Cup winners honoured

    KABUL (PAN): Senior government officials and politicians paid rich tributes to under-19 cricketers at an overnight reception held in their honour for clinching the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-19 Elite Cup title for a second time in a row.



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    Shahidi helps Afghans lift U-19 Elite Cup

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan clinched the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-19 Elite Cup title for a second time in a row, thrashing the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the final on Saturday.



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    Afghans find way to ACC U-19 World Cup

    KABUL (PAN): Maintaining their unbeaten run, Afghanistan trounced hosts Malaysia in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-19 Elite Cup semifinal on Friday, qualifying for next year’s extravaganza.



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    US-funded sports complex opens at KEU

    KABUL (PAN): A new basketball, football and volleyball court has been inaugurated on the campus of Kabul Education University (KEU), the US embassy said on Wednesday.