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    Anderson joins Afghans in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan's new cricket academy coach, Peter Anderson from Australia, has started work in Kabul, ahead of the emerging side’s debut at next year's World Cup, the cricket board said on Monday.



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    ACB welcomes ICC's new pathway to Test cricket

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Thursday welcomed the ICC Board’s decision granting associate members, including Afghanistan, an opportunity to play Test cricket in 2018.



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    Afghanistan clinch 7 medals in Judo C’ship

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan finished fourth and clinched seven medals, including three silver and four bronze, in the just-concluded 7th South Asian Judo Championships in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal.



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    Former Pak skipper to train Afghan squad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A former Pakistani captain, Amir Sohail, has been appointed as batting coach of the Afghan national cricket squad, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) announced on Wednesday.



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    Probables for ACC Premier League named

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has announced a 20-member list of probables for the ACC Premier League Cricket Tournament to be held in Malaysia between April 30 and May 7, an official said on Monday.



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    Afghanistan win Spirit of Sport Award

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The cricket team has won the Laureus Spirit of Sport Award at a star-studded event in Kuala Lumpur, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) said on Thursday.



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    Women volleyballers visit India tomorrow

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghan women’s volleyball team will be visiting India tomorrow for attending a training camp there, the Indian embassy here announced on Saturday.



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    Gutsy Nepal dash Afghanistan’s hopes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Nepal shocked Afghanistan by 10 runs in their final Group-A match of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 (T20) tournament in Bangladesh on Thursday.



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    Afghanistan crush Hong Kong in World T20 match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Mohammad Shahzad and Shafiqullah powered Afghanistan to a seven-wicket win over Hong Kong in their International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 (T20) match on Tuesday.



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    Afghan-Kyrgyz soccer friendly on April 3

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan football team on Sunday started practice for an upcoming friendly match against Kyrgyzstan, a federation official said on Sunday.