The ICC’s five-year fixture schedule has offered Test newcomers Ireland and Afghanistan 12 Tests each in the next five years.
Indian spinners Ravi Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, who took 11 wickets between them, gave Afghanistan a harsh lesson in top-level cricket when they were bowled out twice in 67 overs in their inaugural Test match.
Afghanistan struggled through the opening two sessions of their maiden Test match before reining in the Indian batsmen.
Episode one of ‘The Weekly Show’. We discuss the CSA Awards, Afghanistan beating Bangladesh and Schools Transformation.
Highlights of the second T20I between Bangladesh and Afghanistan which saw Rashid Khan take four wickets to help set up a six-wicket win.
Rashid Khan continued his incredible IPL form to bag four wickets in a six-wicket victory over Bangladesh on Tuesday to seal a historic T20I series win.
Afghanistan began their historic tour of the sub-continent with a crushing 45-run win over Bangladesh in the first of three T20s.
Afghanistan has included four spinners in their 16-man squad for their debut Test match against India in Bengaluru.
Bangladesh have put a strong squad together to take on Afghanistan in a T20 International series in June.
Former Proteas and India coach Gary Kirsten praised Virat Kohli for opting to play county cricket instead of leading India in Afghanistan’s historic inaugural Test.
Afghanistan rounded off a wonderful World Cup qualifying tournament by beating the West Indies in the ceremonial final in Harare.
Afghanistan continued their fairytale rise in world cricket by securing a place in the 2019 World Cup by beating Ireland.
Zimbabwe were unable to seal their place in next year’s World Cup on Monday, but with one game left to play, their fate remains firmly in their own hands.
Rahman Shah scored 68 runs to help Afghanistan to a three-wicket victory over the West Indies at the Harare Sports Club in their first Super Sixes clash in World Cup qualifiers on Thursday.
The West Indies continued their cruise to the ICC World Cup in 2019 when they beat Ireland by 52 runs.