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ICC Announces Men’s, Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 Schedule

T-20 2020

DUBAI, UAE – The International Cricket Council on Tuesday announced the schedule for Men’s and Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 which will be taking place in Australia. The countdown to cricket’s most exciting tournament – ICC T20 World Cup 2020 has officially begun as the fixtures for the showpiece event …

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West Windies Women Cricket Team to Tour Pakistan

Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – In a major step towards the revival of international cricket in the country, the Pakistan Cricket Board on Thursday confirmed that the Windies women’s cricket team would play three Twenty20 Internationals in Karachi in the build-up to the ICC Women’s Championship fourth round fixture, APP reported Thursday. The …

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The Value of Ndombele is Set At €70mln Among the Man City and Barcelona Links

Barcelona

Midfielder Tanguy Ndombele will cost more than 70 million euros in Manchester City and Barcelona, Sports360 said Wednesday. According to Lyonnais reporters, the two clubs would continue the highly rated midfielder, who already has four senior selections for France in his name. The 21-year-old has played 29 games for the …

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Real Madrid Reveal Five Striker Shortlisted to Finally Replace CR7

Real madrid

Real Madrid knew it would be tough after losing talisman Cristiano Ronaldo (CR7) – but they did not think it would be this tough, daily Mirror reported Wednesday. The Bernabeu side have already sacked a manager this term with Julen Lopetegui being replaced by Santi Solari. But they have not …

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Afghanistan Earn Direct Qualification in 2020 T20 World Cup

Afghanistan directly qualifies for 2020 T20 World Cup

KABUL – Afghanistan have earned direct entry into the group stage of the T20 World Cup in 2020 – but Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will have to qualify. Afghanistan’s rise to eighth in the ICC T20 rankings means they will go straight into the Super 12s alongside hosts Australia, defending …

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Afghanistan Announces Squad for Football Match Against Turkmenistan

Afghan football team announced

KABUL – Afghanistan Football Federation on Tuesday announced a 24-member squad for the country’s international friendly match against Turkmenistan due to be played in Turkey on December 25. Noor Hussain was dropped from the squad due to his engagement with a club, AFF said. Out of four matches played between …

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FIFA Suspends AFF Chairman for Three Months

Karimuddin Karim

KABUL – FIFA has provisionally suspended Afghanistan Football Federation President, Karimuddin Karim, pending an investigation into allegations of sexual and physical abuse against the women’s team. The 90 days suspension was announced by FIFA’s independent ethics committee in a statement, which indicated the ban could be extended pending proceedings on the merits of …

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Afghan Athletes Win Six Medals in Muaythai Championship

Muaythai

KABUL – Afghanistan team bagged six medals at the recent Asian Muaythai Championships held by the International Federation of Muaythai Amateur in China, Macau. The medals earned by the team include four silvers and two bronze. Murtaza Shamal earned silver after defeating his rivals from Philippines and Thailand in the …

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Afghanistan Stands Second in World Snooker Championship

Afghanistan Secures Second Position in World Snooker Masters Championship

BANGKOK – Afghanistan secured the second position in World Snooker Masters Championship which was organized by International Billiard and Snooker Federation (IFBS). Afghanistan’s Saleh Mohammad faced Darren Morgan of Wales after defeating his rival in the semi-final of the championship but lost the final game. Saleh Mohammad had faced Thailand’s …

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Champions League: Barcelona Through to Knockouts Despite Draw with Inter Milan

Champions League

Barcelona advanced to the knockout stage of the Champions League on Tuesday despite having to settle for a 1-1 draw against Inter Milan as Mauro Icardi scored late to snap Barcelona’s perfect record in the competition this season. In the other match of Group B, Harry Kane scored twice to …

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