Latest News

    Cricket

    Governance,Sports

    President appoints new ACB leadership

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has issued a decree appointing new director general and chief executive officer (CEO) of Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), an official said on Sunday.



    Governance,Sports

    Massoud hails ACB, blasts Agriculture Ministry

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The president's special representative on reforms and good governance Ahmad Zia Massoud on Saturday hailed the national cricket team’s achievements during a visit to the Cricket Board (ACB) in Kabul.



    Sports

    Twenty20 contest concludes in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A week-long Twenty20 Cricket Tournament has concluded in eastern Kunar province, with “Zwan Fikr Yun” club winning the title, an official said on Saturday.



    Sports

    ACB names 30 probables for World Cup squad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan named their preliminary squad for the ICC World Cup to be played next year in Australia and New Zealand, the game’s regularity authority announced on Monday.



    Sports

    Isakhel 7th among top 10 ODI all-rounders

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afgha skipper Mohammad Nabi Isakhel had been placed among the top 10 One-Day International (ODI) all-rounders in the latest International Cricket Council ramkings.



    Sports

    Afghanistan outplay UAE in 3rd ODI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by two wickets in a closely-contested one-dayer at the ICC Academy ground on Thursday.



    Accidents & Disasters,Sports

    ACB, Afghan fans mourn Phillip Hughes death

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) and Afghan fans on Thursday joined the cricket fraternity in mourning the tragic demise of Australian Test batsman, Phillip Hughes.



    Governance,Sports

    Upper house honours U-19 cricket players

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga or upper house of parliament on Tuesday honoured Under-19 (U-19) cricketers and officials of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) with medals and letter of appreciations.



    Sports,Interviews

    Afghans to pose challenge to world’s best teams: Murad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Dr. Noor Mohammad Murad, Chief Executive Officer Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), has said the national side’s preparations for the World Cup are not confined to participation only, but to pose a challenge to the world’s best teams.



    Sports

    Cricket training academy opens in Sarobi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) officials opened a cricket training academy in the Sarobi district of central Kabul province and laid the foundation stone of another academy in eastern Laghman province, an official said on Monday.