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    Anderson joins Afghans in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan's new cricket academy coach, Peter Anderson from Australia, has started work in Kabul, ahead of the emerging side’s debut at next year's World Cup, the cricket board said on Monday.



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    ACB welcomes ICC's new pathway to Test cricket

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Thursday welcomed the ICC Board’s decision granting associate members, including Afghanistan, an opportunity to play Test cricket in 2018.



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    Former Pak skipper to train Afghan squad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A former Pakistani captain, Amir Sohail, has been appointed as batting coach of the Afghan national cricket squad, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) announced on Wednesday.



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    Probables for ACC Premier League named

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has announced a 20-member list of probables for the ACC Premier League Cricket Tournament to be held in Malaysia between April 30 and May 7, an official said on Monday.



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    Afghanistan crush Hong Kong in World T20 match

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Mohammad Shahzad and Shafiqullah powered Afghanistan to a seven-wicket win over Hong Kong in their International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 (T20) match on Tuesday.



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    BD trounce Afghanistan in World T20 opener

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Hosts Bangladesh (BD) made short work of Afghanistan in the opener of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 (T20) tournament in Mirpur on Sunday.



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    Afghanistan beat Holland in rain-hit warm up

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan beat Holland by 35 runs in their warm-up game in the lead-up to the World Twenty20 tournament beginning in Bangladesh in four days, an official said on Wednesday.



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    ACB signs Anderson for new cricket academy in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Former Papua New Guinea National coach Peter Anderson has been appointed as the coach of the newly established National Cricket Academy in Kabul, the cricket board announced on Wednesday.



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    ACB hails entry into main ICC rankings table

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The cricket board on Monday hailed Afghanistan entry into the main Reliance ICC ODI Team Rankings table for the first time ever, calling it a big achievement.



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    Afghanistan thrash Sari Lanka, secure 7th slot

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan thrashed Sari Lanka by five wickets in their playoff game in the UAE, securing the 7th position of the ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup on Thursday.