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Afghan, poster, boy, Rashid, buckling, weight, expectations

Afghan poster boy Rashid buckling under weight of expectations

06 June, 2019 6:35 pm 6:35 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – No other spinner headed into the World Cup with a burden of expectation heavier than the one on Rashid Khan’s shoulders but seven matches into the tournament and the poster boy of Afghan cricket is buckling under the weight. His reputation, earned largely in franchise cricket, preceded him in England but … Read More