India defeated defending champions Afghanistan 2-1 in a tight final to claim South Asian Football Federation Cup on Sunday.
Afghanistan defeated Zimbabwe by five runs in their first T20 clash in Sharjah on Friday.
Mohammad Shahzad smashed 118 runs as he guided Afghanistan to 81-run victory over Zimbabwe to clinch T20 series 2-0 on Sunday at Sharjah.
Two Afghans have official been recognized to be among top 10 T20 players in the latest chart issued by International Cricket Council, a landmark achievement for the Associate member nation.
Afghan under-19 cricketers on Tuesday left their home country for Bangladesh to play World Cup that kicks off on January 27.
An Afghan handball player, his wife and minor son have drowned after the boat carrying them sank off Turkish coast on Sunday.
A little boy whose photo went viral on internet showing him plastic bag with Lionel Messi name on it has been finally found in Afghanistan.
Afghanistan were defeated by Pakistan by six wickets in their first match of Under-19 Cricket World Cup at Sylhet of Bangladesh on Thursday.
Afghanistan under-19s were defeated by 33 runs in their second match of World Cup at Sylhet of Bangladesh on Saturday.