|Cricket leads the way as Afghan sport grows by the day|
“It was a well deserved decision but our aim is not associate membership but full ICC membership”
If any statement could capture why Afghanistan sport is flourishing, this might be it.
In September, the nation's football team won their first major tournament with a 2-0 victory over India in the South Asian Football Federation Championship. The result put Afghanistan on the football map and positive headlines emanated from the country for many days.