Afghanistan Cricket Board will make 15 pitches in Kabul International Cricket Stadium’s outdoor academy. These pitches will be prepared using the country’s own soil instead of the imported soil used previously.
ACB CEO, Asadullah Khan said, “ In order to facilitate better preparation and training of its players, ACB plans to make 15 pitches in Kabul International Cricket Stadium’s outdoor academy that will be installed using the country’s own soil.“
He further added, “After extensive efforts and analysis, we were finally able to find soil in Afghanistan that is suitable to for cricket pitches. Henceforth, it will be used in all the academies and stadiums around the country. “
Previously, Afghanistan Cricket Board used imported soil from different countries to prepare cricket pitches in its stadiums and academies across the country.