Asghar Afghan was born on 22 February 1987 (age 32 Years) in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Asghar Afghan was born on 22 February 1987 (age 32 Years) in Kabul, Afghanistan. Asghar Stanikzai is his first name and he changed his last name to Afghan on August 2, 2018. On April 2, 2009, he made his List A debut for Afghanistan against Bermuda in the 2009 ICC World Cup Qualifier and his ODI debut came against Scotland on April 19, 2009. Afghan made his First Class debut for Afghanistan against a Zimbabwe XI in the Intercontinental Cup in August 2009. In the 2010 Quadrangular T20 Series in Sri Lanka, he made his T20I debut for Afghanistan against Ireland in February 2010. On March 1, 2014, Afghan played a vital role for Afghanistan against Bangladesh, to register their first win over a Test playing nation.