Afghanistan A team on Friday completed its fourth consecutive win over Zimbabwe A in an unofficial One-Day International (ODI) series, taking 4-0 series lead.
West Indies' former player Phil Simmons who also coached three teams has been named Afghanistan's coaching consultant, Afghanistan Cricket Board announced Wednesday.
Younas Ahmadzai scored 104 runs as Afghanistan A beat Zimbabwe A on Tuesday to claim ODI series victory over the hosts in Harare.
Afghanistan A took 2-0 lead over Zimbabwe A after winning the second ODI against the hosts by 55 runs in Harare Sports Club on Sunday.
The Afghan football captain Faysal Shayesteh has a one-year contract with Iran's Paykan football club at the Persian Gulf Pro League.
Afghanistan A made a good start to their tour to Zimbabwe as they defeated their hosting counterparts in their first of five ODI matches on Friday.
Afghanistan cricket team will tour Zimbabwe next month to play five-match ODI series.
Afghan footballers have discovered their path to the AFC Asian Cup in UAE in 2019.
Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad has set an incredible world record by scoring two fifties in two separate international matches on the same day.
Afghanistan became champions of the inaugural Desert T20 Challenge after massively beating Ireland in the final of the tournament played in Dubai on Friday.