MOHAMMAD SHAHZAD

  • World T20, Qualifiers: Afghanistan stay alive with win over Hong Kong March 18, 2014

    Chittagong: Afghanistan earned their first win in the World Twenty20 and kept alive slim hopes of making the Super 10 with an emphatic seven-wicket victory over Hong Kong on Tuesday. Both teams dropped their opening Group A qualifiers on Sunday with Bangladesh beating Afghanistan and Hong Kong losing to Nepal. Hong...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, Asia Cup, Game 5 March 1, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The Afghan bowling unit combined well to complement half-centuries from Stanikzai and Shenwari to bowl out Bangladesh for 222 after posting 254/6. Both the teams were winless after losing their opening matches but not without showing some spark against their respective...
  • Afghanistan lose Pakistan tour opening match February 12, 2013

    Lahore: Afghanistan's warmup tour of Pakistan got off to a losing start on Monday as they fell to an eightwicket defeat at the hands of the hosts' secondstring team. Pakistan 'A' bowlers led by captain Shahid Afridi bundled the Afghans out for a paltry 122 in 38.5 overs with the main...
  • Yuvraj, Balaji help India edge out Afghanistan September 19, 2012

    Colombo: Spirited Afghanistan gave India run for their money but ended up being bowled out 23 runs short of India's target of 159 in Colombo on Wednesday in the ICC World Twenty20. Laxmipathy Balaji and Yuvraj Singh picked three wickets each as Afghanistan were bundled out for 136 in 19.3...
  • Dhoni is my inspiration: Shahzad September 19, 2012

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Afghanistan wicketkeeper Mohammad Shahzad that he is inspired by India's MS Dhoni. ...