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    Under-resourced Afghan sportspeople show promise

    KABUL (PAN): Some sportspeople, who grabbed top positions and medals in Asian and other world championships, say they have accomplished a lot for Afghanistan with fewer resources.



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    National taekwondo squad off to Thailand

    KABUL (PAN): The national taekwondo team on Tuesday left for Thailand to take part in a two-day competition ahead of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. 



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    Parwan race team selected

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Members of the race team were picked on Monday when a 10-kilometre sprint got under way in central Parwan province.



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    Karate squad off to Delhi for South Asian C'ship

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghan national team left on Sunday for India to participate in the first-ever South Asian Karate Championship, scheduled to be held in New Delhi there from Nov. 21 to 23.



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    Afghan girls take part in Subroto Cup

    KABUL (PAN): For the first time in the history of Subroto Cup, Afghan girls were seen in action along with other teams in the 52nd edition of the football tournament in New Delhi, organisers said on Saturday.



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    Afghan-Pakistan ODI set for Feb. 10

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan would play their first-ever one-day match against a full International Cricket Council (ICC) member, Pakistan, in February, officials said on Thursday.



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    Afghans maintain winning spree in SAARC cup

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan maintained their winning spree in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) cricket cup when they defeated Bhutan in their second match in the Maldives.<



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    1st Afghan footballer signs up for Indian club

    KABUL (PAN): The first-ever Afghan footballer has signed a contract with a foreign sport indicates, a move that indicates soccer talent and development in the country.



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    50 Kapisa youth taught cricket skills

    MAHMUD RAQI (PAN): The Loba Sports Training Organisation (LSTO) sponsored a cricket training course for dozens of youth in the central province of Kapisa, an official said on Thursday.



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    Afghan squad off to Maldives for SAARC Twenty20 Cup

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan's under-25 cricket team on Saturday left for the Maldives to take part a South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation cricket tournament, scheduled to be held from October 30 to November 8.