Royal Challengers Bangalore who are scheduled to open IPL 2017 against Sunrisers Hyderabad might have to start the tournament without their captain Virat Kohli as he has suffered shoulder injury.
Afghanistan A defeated Malaysia by 155 runs in first match of Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup in Bangladesh on Monday.
Defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad which includes two players from Afghanistan will face Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first match of Indian Premier League on April 5.
Afghanistan managed to wrap-up the five-match ODI series after a century of Rahmat Shah helped the hosts register seven wickets victory over Ireland at Greater Noida on Saturday.
Afghanistan National Football team on Thursday won a friendly match 2-1 against Singapore, played in Doha of Qatar.
Ireland defeated Afghanistan by three wickets in the fourth one-day international to level the five-match series 2-2 in India on Wednesday.
Ireland won the third One-Day International (ODI) on Sunday, beating Afghanistan by six wickets.
Afghanistan achieved their highest total – 338 – in one-day international cricket as the team crushed Ireland by 34 runs at Greater Noida stadium, India on Friday to take 2-0 lead in the five match series.
Rashid Khan and Asghar Stanikzai delivered one of their best performance to help Afghanistan pull off 34 runs win over Ireland in the second One-Day International on Friday.
Afghanistan won the first One-Day International (ODI) match against Ireland, beating the visitors by 30 runs on Wednesday.