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 performed with responsibility and spirit. Stanikzai also explained future plans for upcoming tours and praised Alokozay Group of Companies for supporting sports in Afghanistan.
Legal advisor to the president Mr. Abdul Ali Mohammadi praised the performance of national team in the ICC T20 qualification and congratulate the national team for entry to the ICC T20 world cup, 2016. Mohammadi said that a scary picture of Afghanistan is presented to the world however such achievements showcasing Afghanistan peaceful national to the world. He added that our cricket players earned place in the hearts of sports lovers and we are proud of them.
The administrative assistant of Administrative Office of the President Mr. Niamatullah Sair welcomed the national cricket team and named this achievements of the whole nation. Afghanistan Cricket Board member and the president of Dunya University Ahmad Shah Sangdil mentioned the qualification to T20 world cup as a great achievement. He praised the team performance and congratulated the whole nation. He showed his best wishes for team in the upcoming T20 world cup.