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Glittering opening ceremony for new Khost Cricket Stadium, December 30, 2016
  • December 27, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Glittering opening ceremony for new Khost Cricket Stadium, December 30, 2016

Khost Cricket Stadium is all set for the inauguration ceremony which is going to be held on Friday 30 December 2016. With the inauguration ceremony, there is also an Opening Ceremony Match Playing between Chairman Xi and ACB Xi Team. Let’s Know what will be Plan for the Whole Day Check Out in this Page Given Below.ICC Associate/Affiliate Cricketer of the Year award winner Mohammad Shahzad, including Shapoor Zadran, Shaf [Read More]


Distribution of Helmand and Urozgan victims' fund
  • December 27, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Distribution of Helmand and Urozgan victims' fund

Afghanistan national team players raised 5.1 million AFN funds for the victimized families of Helmand, Urozgan, and Kunduz, an effort to deliver assistance as quickly as possible.Afghanistan Cricket Board leaders distribute about 1.2 million AFN charity funds to 300 family members and survivors. About 3,000 people gathered Monday morning in the Helmand City by a committee of 15 community leaders and ACB officials. The remaining charity funds will be di [Read More]


ACB Chairman and CEO condole the death of Hameed Hassan's mother
  • December 11, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Afghanistan Cricket Board

ACB Chairman and CEO condole the death of Hameed Hassan's mother

Condolence MessageOn behalf of the Chairman and CEO of Afghanistan Cricket Board, colleagues in ACB, we would like to convey heartfelt condolences on the sad demise of your beloved mother. We pray that her soul rests in peace and may Allah Almighty give you and your family strength to bear this huge loss. [Read More]


Helping Widows and Orphan to Make the Better World – Karim Sadiq
  • December 7, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Helping Widows and Orphan to Make the Better World – Karim Sadiq

Karim Sadiq wants to do Social Work After his Retirement“One who cares for widows and the poor is like those who fight in the way of Allah.”Playing cricket is my passion but helping widows, poor and the orphan is Jehad and my core responsibility as mentioned in Quran” Says Karim Sadiq.After earning his name and fame in Afghanistan cricket, Sadiq wants to set a record in social welfare works as he established Kar [Read More]


Afghanistan Under-16 Boys Provincial Trials
  • December 6, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Afghanistan Under-16 Boys Provincial Trials

The Afghanistan U16 boys Provincial Trials will take place over coming week in the Cricket Academies of Kabul, Kunduz, Baghlan, Mazar Sharif, Qalat, Kandahar, Lashkargah, Herat, Logar, Khost, Jalalabad, and Asad Abad Kunar.The Programs are as follows: -Band-E-Amir: December 9 – 19, 2016S.NoCricket Ground/LocationProvinceSelection TeamDate/TimeContact1Kabul Cricket Academy, KabulKabulKhaliq Dad and Obaid KunariDecember 9, 201609:00am+93788818279+9378606 [Read More]


Top Three Batsmen of Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day Tournament 2016 – 17 With Best Defensive Technique
  • December 5, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Top Three Batsmen of Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day Tournament 2016 – 17 With Best Defensive Technique

Cricket has created a huge influence on people of all ages, particularly in Asia. There are three batsmen in the domestic cricket of Afghanistan who are recognized in cricket history due to their great Performances. We are going to make the list of Top 3 Greatest Batsmen of Alokozay – ASA 4-Day Tournament.Here we are going to compile a list of greatest batsmen of Alokozay – A [Read More]


Condolence on sad Demise of Shahzad's Father
  • December 5, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News

Condolence on sad Demise of Shahzad's Father

Condolence MessageThe following condolence message from Chairman Afghanistan Cricket Board was sent to  Mohammad Shahzad on the sad demise of his father:Dear Shahzad,On behalf of the Afghanistan Cricket Board and on my own behalf, I write to express our deep sorrow on the passing away of your father. All of us fully share your grief and we pray that your father’s soul rests in peace. May Allah Almighty give you and your family strength to bear th [Read More]


Top Three Greatest bowlers of Alokozay - Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day Tournament 2016/17
  • December 4, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Top Three Greatest bowlers of Alokozay - Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day Tournament 2016/17

Cricket is said to be a batsman’s game. Bowling is not an easy task as the rules of the game favor the batsman more than the bowler and hence is always dominated by batsmen.There are some bowlers with extraordinary talent who gave a torrid time to the batsmen during Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali (Alokozay-ASA) 4-Day Tournament 2016-17.There are lots of very Famous, finest fast and slow bowlers in Afghanistan [Read More]


Khost Cricket Stadium Stand Extension in 21 Million AFN
  • November 17, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Khost Cricket Stadium Stand Extension in 21 Million AFN

A 21 million AFN extension of Khost Cricket Stadium - featuring an extension stand. It is fourth cricket facility in the country and is being constructed on 12.3 acres of land.Afghanistan Cricket Board hopes the expansion will be ready in eight months to play domestic session in 2017. The 5,000 seat extension to the Khost Cricket Stadium which will increase the capacity of the stadium to 15,000.Cricket is the most popular game in Afghanistan and [Read More]


Peace and Life Charity match raises 2.5 million for Helmand and Uruzgan War Victims
  • November 6, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Peace and Life Charity match raises 2.5 million for Helmand and Uruzgan War Victims

Afghanistan Business Community, Players and Fans Unite to help victimized families lives through cricket. Cricket match was organized by Afghanistan Cricket Board in Kabul on Friday (November 4, 2016).The aim the cricket match was to raise funds to share a common goal to improve lives through cricket. The charity givers included Afghan government officials, parliamentarians, businessmen and civil society activists. The [Read More]


Peace and Life Charity Team Squads Announced
  • October 30, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Peace and Life Charity Team Squads Announced

Chairman XI vs ACB XI charity match organised by Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) will be played at Alokozay – Kabul International Cricket Stadium, Kabul on November 4, Friday.The match is scheduled to begin at 11:00am local time.Initial 16-man squad has been announced from both sides.Asghar Stanikzai will lead Chairman XI, whereas ACB XI will be under captaincy of Najib Zadran.Admission for the event is 100 AFN, with all incomes will go directly to th [Read More]


Peace and Life Charity match for Helmand and Uruzgan
  • October 26, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Peace and Life Charity match for Helmand and Uruzgan

Peace and Life Charity match is to be held on November 4, 2016 in Alokozay - Kabul International Cricket Stadium to raise funds for victimized families of Helmand and Uruzgan."We are providing a platform to connect directly victimized families and serve the affected families of the community in Afghanistan. We want to help foster a connected community where business community and individual work together and help Afghanistan.Azizullah Fazli, A [Read More]


Cricketers Raise fund for Kunduz Victims
  • October 21, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Cricketers Raise fund for Kunduz Victims

The Afghanistan star cricketers have united off the field to raise funds for the thousands of victimized families of Kunduz.More than 450,000 Afghanis have been raised for Kunduz victims during all Cricket Stars charity match organized by Afghanistan Cricket Board in Kabul on 21 October, 2016.Kunduz province Hostilities on October 3, 2016 with attacks by the militant’s in northern city of Kunduz. As a result of the ongoing conflict, approximately 20,000 f [Read More]


T20 Charity Match Squad
  • October 18, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

T20 Charity Match Squad

The squad for the T20 Charity game, for Kunduz affected families, to be played at the Alokozay – Kabul International Cricket Stadium, Friday 21st October, 2016.The income of the charity match will be donated to support the affected people of Kunduz Province.Asghar Stanikzai would lead Chairmen XI while other players included: Mohammad Shahzad, Ihsan Jannat, Karim Sadiq, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Nasir Jamal, Gulbadin Naib, Najib Zadran, Rashid Khan, Hamza Hotak, Karim Janat, [Read More]


AFGHANISTAN TO STAGE CHARITY T20 MATCH
  • October 16, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

AFGHANISTAN TO STAGE CHARITY T20 MATCH

Afghanistan Cricket Board’s senior management committee has said that Afghanistan Cricket Team All-Stars will be playing Twenty20 match on October 21, 2016 in Alokozay – Kabul Cricket Stadium to raise money for displaced and affected people of Kunduz.Hostilities began in the region on October 3, 2016 with attacks by the militant’s in northern city of Kunduz. As a result of the ongoing conflict, approximately 20,000 families are affected and disp [Read More]


SHAFIQULLAH SHAFAQ CLEARED TO RETURN TO CRICKET IN AFGHANISTAN
  • October 9, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

SHAFIQULLAH SHAFAQ CLEARED TO RETURN TO CRICKET IN AFGHANISTAN

Shafiqullah Shafaq 27, right-hand batsman has been allowed to return to domestic cricket in Afghanistan.Shafiqullah Shafaq was banned and suspended for six months from all cricket for violating rules and regulation of the Afghanistan Cricket Board in March, 2016.“Shafiqullah Shafiq will be joining Kabul Green Cricket Team and will be playing domestic, Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day tournament in Kabul.” said, Afghanis [Read More]


ACB Chairman Nasimullah Danish visits Under-19 Training Camp
  • October 6, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

ACB Chairman Nasimullah Danish visits Under-19 Training Camp

The Chairman of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) Nasimullah Danish Thursday afternoon visited the Under-19 training camp and inspected the progress training camp. He was accompanied by Under-19 cricket team manager Mr. Naveed Sayam and Raees Ahmadzai coach of Afghanistan Cricket Team.The ACB Chairman was given a briefing on the progress of players, skills enhancement and fitness. The ACB Chairman inspected training session [Read More]


Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali Regional 4-Day Tournament Started on Thursday
  • September 29, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali Regional 4-Day Tournament Started on Thursday

Another season packed with bright prospects and great opportunities for the region’s best players begins when the Alokozay – Ahmad Shah Abdali Regional 4-Day Tournament opens on Thursday, September 29, 2016.Six teams will be playing in this regional four-day tournament; Spinghar, Band-E-Amir, Mis-E-Ainak, Amo, Bost and Kabul Green, will be playing 31 4Day matches in Kabul, Jalalabad an Khost.“We’re exc [Read More]


THREE AFGHANISTAN CRICKET PLAYERS WILL PERFORM HAJJ
  • September 5, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

THREE AFGHANISTAN CRICKET PLAYERS WILL PERFORM HAJJ

MECCA: Three Afghan cricket players are performing Hajj in Mecca along with more than 2.5 million pilgrims from across the world.Hundreds of thousands of Muslims have descended on the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia as part of the annual Hajj pilgrimage.For Twelve days, pilgrims of every ethnic group, age and social status from all over the world will pray as one community and take stoke of their blessings as they complete the fifth and final [Read More]


S&C Course Ends Successfully
  • August 24, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

S&C Course Ends Successfully

Kabul: The Afghanistan Cricket Board’s (ACB) Afghanistan National Cricket Academy (ANCA) Strength and Conditioning Elementary Course has ended successfully today Wednesday, 24th August, 2016.The closure was witnessed by the ACB Chief Executive Shafiq Stanikzai, Vice Chairman Haji Aziz Ullah Fazli, S&C Coach Khawaja Rohail Ali, ACB Development Officer Musharaf Shirzad and Dawood Babar, Manager Development, Afghanistan Cricket Board.Nasimullah Danish, Chairman [Read More]


ACB High Profile S&C Trainer Course Underway
  • August 22, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

ACB High Profile S&C Trainer Course Underway

Afghanistan National Cricket Academy (ANCA) introduced S&C elementary training course for coaches/players at the ANC Academy Kabul, on 22 to 24 August, 2016. This training is not only for experienced coaches, but also for the coaches in initial stage.ANCA has developed high level coaches training program. Its aim is to provide each continent and as many as possible with competent coaches who are capable of progressing athletes through to the highest lev [Read More]


Mis Ainak march into SCL final after beating Amo
  • August 18, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • 1 TV

Mis Ainak march into SCL final after beating Amo

Mis Ainak Knights entered 4th Shpageeza Cricket League final after defeating  Amo Sharks by 32 runs in Qualifier 2 of the playoffs in Kabul on Thursday.Choosing to bat first after winning the toss, Mis Ainak posted 185/7 as they played all their mandated overs.MAK faced early blow when they lost their opener Kamran Akmal who was caught by bowler Sharafuddin Ashraf after he made only 7, however, the innings found back momentum with Skipper Nowroz Ma [Read More]


Mis Ainak Knights knock out BEAD in SCL, claiming 102-run victory
  • August 17, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Mis Ainak Knights knock out BEAD in SCL, claiming 102-run victory

Mis Ainak Knights won the eliminator stage match after beating Band-e-Amir Dragons by 102 runs on Wednesday.Put in to bat first Mis Ainak Knights posted a big total of 216 runs. Gulbaddin Naib was on 56 not out of 19 balls while the opener Kamran Akmal scored 82 of 47 and Captain Nawroz Mangal made 35 of 18 balls.It was a nightmare for Band-e-Amir Dragons bowlers, apart from Sikandar Raza’s 2/29 in four overs, the others went for [Read More]


Amo Sharks sink Bost Defenders, to face Kabul in Qualifier 1
  • August 16, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Ziaulhaq Ateed

Amo Sharks sink Bost Defenders, to face Kabul in Qualifier 1

Amo Sharks restricted Bost Defenders to 108/6 as they clinched their fourth victory in the 15th and last match of the first round of Shpageeza Cricket League on Tuesday.Choosing to bat first, the winless Bost were slow from the very beginning. They made around 20 runs in the fifth over while they had lost two wickets. Yamin Ahmadzai and Mirwais Ashraf took two wickets each to help restrict Bost to a total of 108 in the 20th over.For Bost, Ni [Read More]


Band-e-Amir Dragons clinch playoffs spot with easy win
  • August 15, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Band-e-Amir Dragons clinch playoffs spot with easy win

Imran Janat and Naveed Obaid sealed playoffs spot for Band-e-Amir Dragons after beating Kabul Eagles by eight wickets with 20 balls remaining in Kabul on Monday.Choosing to field first after winning the toss Band-e-Amir Dragons had to chase a challenging total of 175 runs.The opening pairs’ (Imran Janat and Naveed Obaid) blistering knocks kept Band-e-Amir Dragons as serious contender in the tournament as they climbed to third place in the ta [Read More]


Mis Ainak beat Band-e-Amir by 5 wickets
  • August 14, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Ziaulhaq Ateed

Mis Ainak beat Band-e-Amir by 5 wickets

Mis Ainak Knights beat Band-e-Amir Dragons by five wickets in the fourth Shpageeza Cricket League (SCL) in Kabul on Sunday.Band-e- Amir Dragons scored 149 for the loss of seven wickets in 20 overs. Mohammad Nabi was 65 while Hashmatullah Shahidi scored 21 runs.Mis Ainak Knights reached the target of 150 with a loss of five wickets in 19.1 overs. Ihsanullah Janat scored 47 runs followed by skipper Nowroz Mangal who made 41. Mis Ainak’s Mujeeb proved the mos [Read More]


Bowlers clinch fourth win for Kabul Eagles, beating Boost Defenders with ease
  • August 14, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Bowlers clinch fourth win for Kabul Eagles, beating Boost Defenders with ease

Bowlers delivered fourth win in a row for Kabul Eagles after beating Boost Defenders by 36 runs on Sunday.Kabul Eagles scored 145 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs.Najeeb Tarakai was the top runs getter for Kabul Eagles, scoring 47 of 42 balls. However, it was Kabul Eagles bowlers particularly Amir Hamza and Karim Janat that proved difficult for Boost Defenders’ batsmen to face them as they picked up seven [Read More]


Ahmadi, Butt deliver third win for Amo Sharks, beating SGT by seven wickets
  • August 13, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Ahmadi, Butt deliver third win for Amo Sharks, beating SGT by seven wickets

Javed Ahmadi and Salman Butt delivered for Amo Sharks third win of the tournament after beating Speen Ghar Tigers by seven wickets with nine balls to spare on Saturday.Batting first, Speen Ghar Tigers posted a reasonable total of 175 in their 20 overs.The openers Shabir Noori and Awais Zia had a great start as the pair added 84 runs partnership inside first half of the match. Both scored 68 (52) and 46 (34) respectively. Howev [Read More]


Amo Sharks bundle out Mis Ainak for 115 after Sharafuddin's rampage
  • August 12, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Ziaulhaq Ateed

Amo Sharks bundle out Mis Ainak for 115 after Sharafuddin's rampage

Amo Sharks won over Mis Ainak Knights by 43 runs in the 6th match of Alokozay Shpageeza T20 tournament on Thursday.Batting first after winning the toss, Amo Sharks posted a competitive total of 158 against MAK with opener Javed Ahmadi top scoring with his 63 off 46 balls, including 10 boundaries.In the chase of 159, MAK who made 200 plus in their first match, struggled early as they lost four wickets in the first four overs. Sharafudd [Read More]


Band-e-Amir Dragons tumbles as Amo Sharks win by six wickets
  • August 12, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Band-e-Amir Dragons tumbles as Amo Sharks win by six wickets

Amo Sharks won their second match of the tournament, beating Band-e-Amir Dragons by six wickets and seven balls to spare.Band-e-Amir batting first after winning the toss, lost four quick wickets inside seven overs before Mohammad Nabi and Sikandar Raza who built up a partnership of 74 for the fifth wicket. The team posted a competitive total of 137 at the end.However, it was the bowlers who shined for Amo Sharks as they restricted Band-e-Ami [Read More]


Shahzad's blistering knock earns second win for Kabul Eagles in SCL
  • August 10, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shakib Mahmud

Shahzad's blistering knock earns second win for Kabul Eagles in SCL

Kabul Eagles won their second match of fourth edition of the Alokozai Shpageeza Cricket League 2016, beating the Speen Ghar Tigers by seven wickets on Wednesday.  Kabul Eagles after put in to chase down a total of 133 runs by Speen Ghar Tigers, the team had good start courtesy of Mohammad Shahzad’s quick fire 77 of 50 balls with six 6s and four 4s and a strike rate of 154 that made the chase of 133 look easy.Speen Ghar Tige [Read More]


Band-e-Amir beat Speen Ghar by 41 runs in SCL opener
  • August 9, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • 1 TV

Band-e-Amir beat Speen Ghar by 41 runs in SCL opener

Band-e-Amir Dragons defeated Speen Ghar Tigers by 41 runs in the inaugural match of Alokozay Shpageeza Cricket League 2016 in Kabul on Tuesday.Band-e-Amir who were sent to bat first seemed to be in troubling situation during the start of their innings as they lost their openers Imran Janat and Hazratullah on single digit.However, their innings gained momentum as former national team captain Mohammad Nabi blasted 83 off 49 balls. Hashmatullah Shahidi [Read More]


Speenghar Squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • August 3, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Speenghar Squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Speenghar Squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016Hamid Hassan (Captain)Shabir Noori, Zahir Sherzad, Sami Shinwari, Qaseem, Karim Sadiq, Nasim Sorkhroday, Zamir Khan, Aftab Alam, Batin Shah, Parwis Malik, Nasir Omar, Tariq Stanikzai, Ikram Faizi, Hamim Talwar, Ijaz Kunari, Baseer Baheer [Read More]


Bost Defenders squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • August 2, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Bost Defenders squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Bost Defenders squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016Najib Zadran (Captain)Fazal Zazai, Muneer Ahmad, Muslim Musa, Rokhan Barakzai, Nasim Baris, Nasir Jamal, Nijat Masood, Sami Agha, Sayed Sherzad, Shahid Kamal, Zahir Khan, Younas Ahmadzai, Rahim Mangal, Baqiullah Kakar, Nisar Wahdat, Atiqullah [Read More]


Band-E-Amir Dragons Squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • August 1, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Band-E-Amir Dragons Squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Band-E-Amir Dragons Squad for Shpageeza Cricket Leagues, 2016Mohammad Nabi (Captain) Abdullah Adil, Imran Janat, Dawlat Khan, Hazratullah, Hashmat Shahidi, Inamullah, Jawed Safi, Nasrat Quraishi, Naveed Obaid, Nawaz Khan, Noor Ul Haq, Obaid Kunari, Qais Ahmad, Rahmat Sahak, Sardar, Ibrahim Zadran [Read More]


Kabul Eagles squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • August 1, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Kabul Eagles squad announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Kabul Eagles squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016Asghar Stanikzai (Captain) Mohammad Shahzad, Farid Malik, Darwish Rasoli, Ibrahim, Karim Janat, Mohammad Zahir, Abdul Rasheed, Najeeb Taraki, Naveen Ul Haq, Rashid Khan, Shams Ur Rahman, Shawkat Zaman, Abdullah Mazari, Hamza Hotak, Abdul Naif [Read More]


Mis-E-Ainak Knights Squad Announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • July 31, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Mis-E-Ainak Knights Squad Announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Mis-E-Ainak Knights Squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016Nawroz Mangal: CaptainNoorAli Zadran, Ihsanullah Janat, Gulbadin Naib, Rahmat Shah, Waheed Shafaq, ZiaAkbar, Dawlat Zadran, Yusuf Zazai, Fazal Naizi, Imran Mohammad, Ziaul HaqEisakhil, Sadam Mangal, Rahman Gurbaz, Javid Zadran, Mujeeb Zadran, FaridZargar [Read More]


Amo Shark Squad Announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016
  • July 31, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Amo Shark Squad Announced for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016

Amo Shark Squad for Shpageeza Cricket League, 2016Mirwais Ashraf (Captain) Javed Ahmadi, Usman Ghani, Juma Gul, Tahir Adil, Khaibar Omar, Afsar Zazai, Ghamai Zadran, Haji Murad, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Nasir Totakhil, Yamin Ahmadzai, Shapoor Zadran, Asad Matani, Abdul Wasey, Zia Ul Haq, Zahid Khan [Read More]


Training camp for Under-19 Afghan players at NCA, Kabul
  • July 27, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Training camp for Under-19 Afghan players at NCA, Kabul

The ACB, NCA coaching camp started from July 27 to August 1 for 70 U-17 boys from all over Afghanistan at Alokozay – Kabul International Cricket Stadium. The boys will receive coaching from National and International Cricketers and coaches.The camp will be a grooming exercise for those who excelled during last year's regional tournament and trial matches held in Band-e-Ameer, Spenghar, Bost Defender, Amo Shark and Mis-e-Ainak regions.N [Read More]


ACB Organized High Performance Training Camp for Afghanistan Cricket Men Players
  • May 11, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

ACB Organized High Performance Training Camp for Afghanistan Cricket Men Players

Kabul: Afghanistan Cricket Board men wing started a High Performance Training Camp for Afghanistan Men Cricket Players from May 2, 2016 at Kabul National Cricket Academy. This training camp will ensure focused and specialized performance enhancement especially in the areas of batting, bowling and fielding. All together 45 boys (National, ‘A’ and Under-19 Team) are taking part in the camp which will conclude on [Read More]


ACB Plans to Make Cricket Part of School Curriculum
  • February 21, 2016
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

ACB Plans to Make Cricket Part of School Curriculum

Kabul: The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) and Ministry of Education has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to launch ‘School Cricket’ project all over Afghanistan making cricket game a part of the school curriculum. The project will go Implemented at the start of 2017. First of its kind initiative, the idea has to generate spaces for quality cricket in Afghanistan. In 2011 Afghanistan Cricket Board initiated School Cricke [Read More]


Afghanistan Cricket Board Domestic Cricket Umpire dies
  • December 10, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Afghanistan Cricket Board Domestic Cricket Umpire dies

Ziaulhaq Ashraf, young Afghanistan domestic cricket umpire has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 31. Mr. Ashraf was a renowned domestic umpire in Afghanistan, and officiated more then 100 domestic matches in Afghanistan between 2010 and 2015. His professionalism, service and memories will be remembered in Afghanistan cricket history. He was respected by all, with whom he came in contact especially players whom he encountered in so [Read More]


Shpageeza Cricket Tournament 2015 Schedule
  • October 20, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Naveed Yousafzai

Shpageeza Cricket Tournament 2015 Schedule

Shpageeza Cricket Tournament 2015 Schedule [Read More]


Mis-e-Ainak Defended their Title in the 4-Day Tournament
  • October 3, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Mis-e-Ainak Defended their Title in the 4-Day Tournament

Mis-e-Ainak region defended their championship in the Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-Day Cricket Tournament by beating Speenghar region in the final. The tournament matches were played at Khost and Nagarhar while the final match was player at Alokozay-Kabul Cricket stadium. Mis-e-Ainak won the toss and elected to bowl first. Speenghar scored 175 runs in their first innings. Humayoun Umar was the top scorer with 41 runs supported by Najib Tara [Read More]


Speenghar Registers its Second Victory at Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali Tournament
  • September 15, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Speenghar Registers its Second Victory at Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali Tournament

The match between Speenghar and Band-e-Ameer was played in the private Cricket ground of Khost province. Band-e-Ameer won the toss and elected to bat first. They managed to score 255 runs in their first innings. Imran Jannat was the top scorer with 84 runs support by Nisar Wahdat 70-runs knock. Karim Sadiq and Zahir Sherzad took 3 wickets each supported by 2 wickets each by Fareed Ahmad and Zahir Khan. Speenghar score [Read More]


Bost Beat Amoo in the Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali Inter-regional Tournament
  • September 14, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News

Bost Beat Amoo in the Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali Inter-regional Tournament

Bost beat Amoo in the on-going Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali inter-regional 4-day Cricket tournament. The match was played in Ghazi Amanullah Khan International cricket stadium. Bost won the toss and elected to bowl first. Amoo scored 106 score in their first innings. Javed Ahmadi was the top scorer with 59 runs. Nasim Barhesh took 6 wickets while Yamin Ahmadzai and Abdul Baqi took 2 wickets each. Bost scored 217 runs in thei [Read More]


Notice
  • September 10, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Notice

To Arman-e-Milli Daily Newspaper  As per your permanent cooperation with us kindly please publish the following context in Arman-e-Milli daily new paper.Date of Issue: 1 94 Project Name: Construction of Cricket Ground in Paktia province Project nbsp;Location Afghanistan Cricket Board Project Code Number: ACB/2015-NCB/08Given Price: Fifteen Million Nine Hundred Fourteen Thousand and Six Hundred Afghanis  Corrected and Accepted Price: Fifteen Million Nine Hundred Fourteen [Read More]


Match Drawn Match Drawn between Amoo and Band-e-Ameerbetween Amoo and Band-e-Ameer
  • September 5, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Match Drawn Match Drawn between Amoo and Band-e-Ameerbetween Amoo and Band-e-Ameer

The 4-day match has drawn between Band-e-Ameer and Amoo in the Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali inter-regional tournament. Amoo region scored 379 runs in the first innings. Osman Ghani was the top scorere with 150 runs. Noor-ul-Haq took 4 wickets while Hamza Hotak took 3 wickets. Band-e-Ameer scored 262 runs in their first innings. Hashmatullah Shahidi scored 126 runs. Sharafudin Ashraf delivered a brilliant bowling performan [Read More]


Speenghar Region Registers Its First Victory at Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Baba 4-day Cricket Tournament
  • August 31, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Speenghar Region Registers Its First Victory at Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Baba 4-day Cricket Tournament

Speenghar beat Bost at the Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Baba inter-regional 4-day Cricket tournament. The match was played at the Ghazi Amanullah Khan Cricket stadium in Nangarhar. Speenghar won the toss and elected to bowl first. Bost scored 229 runs in their first innings. Rahimullah Khan was top scorer with 55 runs while Mohammad Mujtaba scored 44 runs. Speenghar scored 279 runs in their first innings. Sam [Read More]


Mis-e-Ainak beat Band-e-Ameer in the First Match of Alokozai-Ahmad Shah Baba 4-Day Tournament
  • August 30, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Mis-e-Ainak beat Band-e-Ameer in the First Match of Alokozai-Ahmad Shah Baba 4-Day Tournament

The opening match of Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Baba 4-day tournament was played between Mis-e-Ainak and Band-e-Ameer in the private ground of Khost province. Mis-e-Ainak won the toss and elected to bowl first. Band-e-Ameer lost their all wickets after scoring 141 runs in the first innings. Obaid Kunari took 7 wickets of the Band-e-Ameer region. Mis-e-Ainak scored 497/6 in their first innings and got the l [Read More]


Afghanistan has a Bright Cricket Future
  • August 28, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Afghanistan has a Bright Cricket Future

Afghanistan which entered to Cricket world newly is now one of the important Cricket nations due to the players commitment, professional program and development activities in the country. This will lead the country towards a bright future.Shafiqullah Stanikzai the CEO of Afghanistan Cricket Board expressed these words in a press conference held at Khost province about the Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-day Cricket tournament. Stanikzai added, “ we have brought the ch [Read More]


Afghanistan Cricket Board Invests on Regional Cricket
  • August 23, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Afghanistan Cricket Board Invests on Regional Cricket

Afghanistan Cricket Board has provided financial support for training camps in all five regions ahead of Alokozay-Ahmad Shah Abdali 4-day Cricket tournament. The main reason behind arranging these camps is preparation for upcoming regional 4-day tournament. All national players along with best players from the regional level will participate in the tournament. The regional offices will select teams on the basis of players performance during th [Read More]


Atif Mashal Buys Mashal-Kabul Eagles Team Franchise
  • August 23, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Atif Mashal Buys Mashal-Kabul Eagles Team Franchise

Atif Mashal signed the contract of buying one of the franchises of Shpageeza Cricket League with Afghanistan Cricket Board. Atif Mashal bought the franchised Mashal-Kabul Eagles team. Chairman Afghansitan Cricket Board Nasimullah Danish CEO Shafiqullah Stanikzai and Atif Mashal were present at the signing ceremony. Mashal-Kabul Eagles team will be lead by Asghar Stanikzai under the coaching of Dawlat Khan Ahmadzai. The team is addition to other [Read More]


Band-e-Ameer New Champion People with Disabilities Cricket
  • August 4, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Band-e-Ameer New Champion People with Disabilities Cricket

“People with Disabilities Cricket Tournament” was held amongst five regional teams in the country. Band-e-Ameer and Mis-e-Ainak teams qualified to the final. Band-e-Ameer won the toss and elected to bat first. Band-e-Ameer scored 151/9 in 20 overs. Obaidullah was the top scorer with 53 runs for his team. Rafiullah got 3 wickets while Bashir and Abdullah took two wickets each. Mis-e-Ainak could not chase the target set by Band [Read More]


Celebrating T20 Journey
  • July 30, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News

Celebrating T20 Journey

Afghanistan national team secured 5th position in T20 qualification and ensured ticket to the world cup T20, 2016. Afghanistan Cricket Board organized celebrations gathering for national cricket players in Kabul."Afghanistan National team spread smile on nation's faces." said CEO Shafiqullah Stanikzai of the Afghanistan Cricket Board He also added due to the hard work of National team Afghanistan flag is flying in the international grounds. All national player pe [Read More]


Public Notice
  • July 22, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Public Notice

Afghanistan Cricket Board awarded a 48,217,769 Afghanis worth project for the construction of Kandahar Cricket Stadium having code# ACB/1941/NCB to Sapa Group Construction Company holding license# D-301063. The vendors who participated in the bidding process can submit their written request to Afghanistan Cricket Board for review in the two weeks after publication of the notice. [Read More]


Paktia won Alokozay-Baba-e-Millat Provincial Tournament
  • June 15, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Paktia won Alokozay-Baba-e-Millat Provincial Tournament

Alokozay-Baba-e-Millat provincial cricket tournament final match held today at Kabul Cricket Stadium, Kabul. Captain of the Paktia team Ghamay Zadran won the toss and chose to bowl first. Laghman scored 172 all out in 38 over. Khyber Omar scored 38 and the skipper Shafiqullah Shafaq scored 34 runs. Zahir and Rahmat from Paktia team recorded 2 wickets.Paktia  chased the target in Thirty-ninth (39) over after losing 5 wickets. Ghamai Zadran wa [Read More]


Level 1 Umpiring Course Ended in Kabul
  • April 21, 2015
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Dareez

Level 1 Umpiring Course Ended in Kabul

A four day level 1 umpiring course conducted with the support of Asian Cricket Council and Afghanistan Cricket Board ended today. Twenty five umpires participated in the course. Experienced international umpire Mahboob Shah was the trainer for the course where both theoretical and practical training was given to the participants. Chairman Afghanistan Cricket Board, Nasimullah Danish called such training courses valuable for the improvement of Cricket technically. [Read More]


Afghanistan bags U-16 Elite Cup Championship
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Shilpi Batra Adwani

Afghanistan bags U-16 Elite Cup Championship

Afghanistan national cricket U16 team brings home the ACC U16 Elite Cup by winning the last match played against Hong Kong U16 cricket team. On the last day of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Under-16 championship in Quwait, Afghanistan U16 team won the toss and elected to bat first. The team scored 217 runs from 45 overs with the loss of 7 wickets. Mohammad Sabir scored 55 runs.With Afghanistan U16 team’s aggressive fielding, Hong Kong went all-out [Read More]


Afghanistan U19 triumphs over Pakistan U19 in Lahore
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News

Afghanistan U19 triumphs over Pakistan U19 in Lahore

In the last match of the ongoing practice series between Afghanistan and Pakistan U19 cricket teams today, Afghanistan hammers Pakistan with a remarkable win, leading the score by 69 runs.Pakistan won the toss and elected to field. Afghanistan’s batsmen swooped the scores with consistent fours and sixes and scored 223 runs off 45 overs with the loss of 9 wickets. Player of the match Ihsanullah (Right hand batsman) led the team to victory by m [Read More]


Australian Coach begins work in Kabul
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Anthony Pearson

Australian Coach begins work in Kabul

Australian coach, Peter Anderson, Afghanistan’s new National Cricket Academy head, began work in Kabul this week.“I am excited to be here in Afghanistan,” Anderson said, surrounded by 200 young aspiring cricketers at the Kabul Cricket Stadium. “I hope I can make a contribution to the quality of cricket here. I will start slowly, watching, listening and learning.”“We are pleased to be welcoming a person of Peter Anderson’s [Read More]


We Still have Plenty to Make us Proud
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Anthony Pearson

We Still have Plenty to Make us Proud

Afghan fans should be very proud of their national cricket team regardless of the lack of success in the ICC World T20 Cup 2014.  The past year has been pivotal in the development of Afghanistan cricket and the impact of the game, both locally and internationally, is huge.  Fourteen years of commitment to cricket from Afghanistan Cricket Board players and officials are bearing fruit in a very visible way.The development of cricket in Afghanistsan is rem [Read More]


Afghanistan Wins Major Laureus Spirit of Cricket Award
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Anthony Pearson

Afghanistan Wins Major Laureus Spirit of Cricket Award

Last night the Afghanistan National Team won the Laureus “Spirit of Sport Award” at a star-studded event in Kuala Lumpur. Dr Noor Mohammad Murad, CEO of the Afghanistan Cricket Board, travelled to Malaysia to receive the award on behalf of the National Team.The Laureus Awards recognise the most remarkable men and women from the world of sport along with the greatest sporting achievements.In presenting the Spirit of Sport Award to the [Read More]


ICC is contributing to Peace, Unity and Development in Afghanistan
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News

ICC is contributing to Peace, Unity and Development in Afghanistan

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is contributing to peace, unity and development in Afghanistan, according to Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) CEO, Dr Noor Mohammad Murad.On Thursday, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson congratulated the ACB on winning the Laureus Sports Award in the ‘Spirit of Sport’ category.“We have been aware of the inspiring rise of cricket in Afghanistan for some time,” he said in [Read More]


Cricket Contributes to Peace, Unity & Development
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Anthony Pearson

Cricket Contributes to Peace, Unity & Development

the “International Day of Sport for Development and Peace” on 6 April was established by the UN General Assembly in 2013. The day recognises the positive influence that sport can have on the advancement of human rights, and social and economic development.On the same day, the Afghanistan Cricket Board’s Facebook page reached 200,000 fans. This is a striking achievement in a country with low computer literacy and internet access.In th [Read More]


Australian to Head New National Cricket Academy
  • November 30, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Anthony Pearson

Australian to Head New National Cricket Academy

The Afghanistan Cricket Board announced this week the appointment of former Papua New Guinea National Coach, Peter Anderson, as the new Afghanistan National Cricket Academy Coach.Anderson's has been Papua New Guinea National Coach for the past 2 years. His position at CPNG saw him oversee the development of the U17, U19 and both Women’s and Men’s National teams. Anderson has been accredited Cricket Australia High Performance coach since [Read More]


Shapgeeza Cricket Tournament Starts on 26th, August
  • November 29, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Shapgeeza Cricket Tournament Starts on 26th, August

The largest domestic Cricket Tournament which is named as "Shpageeza Cricket Tournament" is starting from 26th, August onwards. As far the format of the tournament at least 3 national team, 3 A team and 3 U-19 players will be in action during the tournament.The whole country is divided into five regions for the tournament. Amo Sharks teams will be representing the North region, Spenghar Tigers will be representing the eastern region, Ba [Read More]


Mohammad Nabi in Top 10 All-Rounders
  • October 4, 2014
  • Domestic Cricket News
  • Abdul Hadi Dareez

Mohammad Nabi in Top 10 All-Rounders

The skipper of Afghan Cricket team and start all-round Mohammad Nabi Eisakhel has gotten 8th position in the all-rounders ODI Ranking list. It is the first time in the history that an associate players gets place in the list. [Read More]

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