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    Afghanistan wins 2 top cricket awards

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan has won two global awards for developing cricket at all levels, success in increasing participation rates and qualifying for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 and the Cricket World Cup 2015, the board said on Friday.



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    Afghanistan beat Namibia by 4 wickets

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Namibia by four wickets, storming into ICC Under-19 World Cup quarterfinals in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday, an official said.



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    Afghans stun Aussies in U19 World Cup match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan sprang a major surprise by beating Australia in their ICC Under-19 World Cup match in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday, an official said.



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    ACB wins cricket development awards

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Monday said it had clinched two of the Asian Cricket Council’s Pepsi ICC Development Programme annual awards. 



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    BD trounce Afghanistan in U19 WC match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Bangladesh (BD) trounced Afghanistan by 10 wickets in their ICC Under-19 World Cup match in the United Arab Emirates on Saturday, an official said.



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    15-member squad for Asia Cup announced

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Friday announced a 15-member squad for the five-nation Asia Cup, which commences from February 25 in Bangladesh.



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    Afghans defeat Scots to boost U-19 WC hopes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Scotland by three wickets in a warm-up game in the UAE, the stage for the ICC Under-19 World Cup beginning on Friday, as excitement for the mega event has reached its peak.



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    Malik hopes to prove his mettle in U-19 Cup

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s upcoming bowler Farid Ahmad Malik is confident of proving his mettle in the U-19 Cricket World Cup and bringing home laurels.



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    ACB, municipality at odds over stadium

    JALALABAD (PAN): The cricket board on Wednesday accused the municipality of eastern Nangarhar province of creating hurdles to the construction of an international-standard stadium in Jalalabad.



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    Afghan U-19 trounce Punjab University

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan under-19 cricketers have trounced the Punjab University in a friendly match in Lahore as part of preparations for the ICC U-19 World Cup, an official said on Wednesday.