A cricket match in progress outside the national stadium in Kabul, August 23, 2006 © AFP

  • Jun 15, 2006

    The Afghanistan flag is raised at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst © Andrew Miller

  • Jun 15, 2006

    The Afghanistan team lines up for the cameras at Sandhurst © Andrew Miller

  • Jun 4, 2006

    An Afghan batsman prepares to connect with a bouncer © Getty Images

  • Mar 17, 2006

    Tight defence: Afghanis play a game in Kabul © AFP

  • Mar 17, 2006

    Tight defence: Afghanis play a game in Kabul © AFP

  • Mar 17, 2006

    A group of Afghans play cricket in front of a destroyed helicopter in Kabul © AFP