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    Afghanistan win rain-curtailed match

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan clinched another victory in their group match of the World Twenty20 Qualifiers by defeating Papua New Guinea (PNG) in a rain-reduced encounter in the UAE, an official said on Sunday.



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    Afghanistan thrash Scotland in T20 encounter

    KABUL (PAN): A day after losing to Holland, Afghanistan on Saturday defeated Scotland by 17 runs in their World T20 Qualifiers match that began on Friday in the UAE, an official said.



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    Nabi eyes winning T20 qualifying tournament

    KABUL (PAN): Not content with mere qualification, Afghanistan have set their sights on winning the 16-nation World Twenty20 qualifying tournament that begins in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday (today).



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    Afghanistan beat Uganda in UAE friendly

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan warmed up by defeating Uganda by six wickets in a friendly match in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the lead-up to the 2015 Twenty-20 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in January, an official said on Wednesday.



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    Sports teams have improved in Logar: official

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Olympic Committee officials on Sunday said teams of various games had improved and coordination among them had strengthened in central Logar province.



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    FIFA president to visit Kabul: AFF

    KABUL (PAN): International Football Federation (FIFA) President Sepp Blatter has promised to visit Kabul in the near future, the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) said on Friday.



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    ACB gets control of Kabul Stadium land

    KABUL (PAN): With President Karzai in the chair, the Cabinet has decided to give the Kabul International Cricket Stadium’s land in control of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB).



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    Afghanistan face Iran in UAE rugby final

    KABUL (PAN):  Afghanistan would take on Iran in the final of the West Asian Sevens Rugby Tournament being played at The Sevens Stadium in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, on Saturday, an official said.



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    National Olympic Committee chief resigns

    KABUL (PAN): Lieutenant General Zahir Aghbar on Saturday announced tendering his resignation as National Olympic Committee head.