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    Afghan U-19 clinch series against Pakistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan U-19 side on Friday clinched their three-match series against Pakistan 2-1, an official said.

    Played in the neighbouring country, Pakistan won the toss in the 45-overs encounter and asked Afghanistan to bat.



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    $1 million stadium inaugurated in Paktia

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): A sports stadium was inaugurated in the Samkani district of southeastern Paktia province, lying close to the Pakistan border, on Thursday.



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    Afghans retain ACC U-16 Elite Cup title

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Defending champions Afghanistan retained the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Elite Cup title in Qatar on Tuesday, an official said.



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    Afghanistan thump Pakistan in rain-hit match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan under-19 squad on Tuesday thrashed Pakistan in their opener one-day cricket match by 10 wickets, an official said.



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    Afghans score 3rd triumph on the trot

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Defending champions Afghanistan thrashed the hosts to score their third triumph on the trot in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Elite Cup in Qatar on Saturday, an official said.



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    Cricket academy opens in Lashkargah

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A cricket academy has been inaugurated in the capital of southern Helmand province, paving the ground for professional learning of the game, an official said on Sunday.



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    Afghans score 2nd win in U-16 Elite Cup

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Defending champions Afghanistan scored their second consecutive victory in their Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Elite Cup match in Qatar on Friday, an official said.



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    Squads named for UAE, Kuwait tours

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan on Thursday named a 19-member cricket squad for the UAE tour ahead of the ICC World Cup, scheduled to begin in Australia and New Zealand in February next year.



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    Afghans thump Iran in U-16 Elite Cup duel

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Defending champions Afghanistan thumped Iran in their Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Elite Cup match in Qatar, an official said on Thursday.



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    Jawzjan children run for combating poverty

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): In an attempt to alleviate poverty, Save the Children sponsored a race involving children in Shiberghan, the capital of northern Jawzjan province.