India vs Afghanistan

  • As it happened: India vs Afghanistan, Asia Cup, Match 9 March 5, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Out of the race to the final, India wrapped up their campaign ending third among the five teams after a thumping eight-wicket over lowly Afghanistan. After opening the tournament with a win over Bangladesh, India lost consecutive games against Sri Lanka...
  • Asia Cup: Battered India face hungry Afghanistan in dead rubber March 4, 2014

    India now play for pride when they take on Afghanistan in their last league match of the Asia Cup on Wednesday. After two successive defeats against Sri Lanka and Pakistan, the Virat Kohli-led team were virtually out until Pakistan chased down Bangladesh's target of 327 to reach the final. Without MS...
  • India aim to plug holes against England September 20, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts review India's preparation ahead of World T20 match against England. ...
  • 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...
  • World T20, India v Afghanistan: as it happened September 19, 2012

    Afghanistan Innings: 20th over: 136 all out. India win by 23 runs. But not impressive at all. A lastminute push took them to 159 and then they needed three wickets from Yuvraj to bail them out against the aggressive Afghanistan batsmen. Balaji redeemed himself with a threewicket haul after his dismal...
  • 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. ...
  • India will bounce back, says Rohit Sharma September 17, 2012

    Colombo: Middleorder batsman Rohit Sharma on Monday expressed confidence that India would bounce back from the fivewicket loss to Pakistan in their last warmup game ahead of the World Twenty20, and said the team will get better as the tournament progresses. "We should bounce back. I am sure we will come...
  • U19 WC: India beat Afghanistan in warmup August 8, 2012

    Brisbane: Leftarm spinner Harmeet Singh's spell of five for 32 after some fine performances by the toporder batsman helped India register a 52run win over Afghanistan in a warmup match of the Under19 Cricket World Cup here on Wednesday. Batting first, India posted a competitive 271 for seven in 50 overs,...