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    Afghans off to Doha for Under-16 Elite Cup

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s junior team on Monday left for Qatar to participate in the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 Elite Cup, an official said.



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    Regional cricket contest gets under way

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A regional cricket tournament, involving five squads, got under way at the Kabul International Stadium on Sunday, organisers said.



    Sports

    Afghanistan wrap up Kiwi tour with triumph

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Ending their New Zealand tour, Afghanistan on Thursday defeated a first class domestic cricket club in a one-day match by 16 runs, an official said.



    Sports

    Afghanistan beat Auckland in rain-hit encounter

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Auckland cricket team by nine wickets in a one-day friendly match in New Zeeland on Sunday, an official said.



    Sports

    Afghanistan clinch silver as crushed in final

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan secured silver medal at the men’s cricket event in the Asian Games on Friday after they were crushed by Sri Lanka in the final by 68 runs to win the gold medal.



    Sports

    Afghanistan storm into Asian Games final

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan have stormed into Asian Games cricket final after beating Hong Kong in South Korea on Thursday, a board official said.



    Sports

    Afghanistan cruise into Asian Games semis

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan marched into Asian Games cricket semifinals after beating Nepal by nine runs in South Korea on Wednesday, when the Afghan cricket chief appealed to top cricket nations to tour the war-torn country.



    Sports

    Afghanistan again thrash New South Wales

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan national side on Sunday defeated a domestic cricket club, New South Wales, in a one-day practice match in Australia, an official said.



    Sports

    Hewad Dost Club lift Million League trophy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Hewad Dost Club outplayed Pakistan’s Khyber Green FATA in the keenly-contested final to win the Million League Championship in Kabul on Friday, organisers said.



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    2 more matches decided in T20 Million League

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In the ongoing Million League Cricket Tournament, Al-Masafi and Khyber Green Clubs won their matches Wednesday -- the fifth day of the competition.