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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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    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.



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    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.



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    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.



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    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.



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    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.



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    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.



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    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.