We profile the sides in T20 World Cup Group 2 - India, New Zealand, Pakistan, Afghanistan Scotland and Namibia.
With the big guns set to join the T20 World Cup at the Super 12 stage, Nasser Hussain and Rob Key make their tournament predictions.
How does the format work? Who is in which group? When and where are the games being played? Check out our handy guide...
Former England coach Andy Flower has been named the Afghanistan team's consultant for the Twenty20 World Cup, the Afghanistan Cricket Board said.
Australia will postpone its Test match against Afghanistan indefinitely this week to prompt the Asian nation to "rethink" their approach to women's sport.
The Afghanistan Cricket Board is committed to promoting the women's game and is optimistic their one-off men's Test against Australia will go ahead.
Tim Paine says it is "hard to see" how Afghanistan can compete at the T20 World Cup following the Taliban's takeover.
Check out how the squads shape up for ICC Men's T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman in October and November.
Australia's cricket board says it will scrap a planned Test match against Afghanistan if the country's Taliban rulers do not allow women to play the sport.
Afghanistan's women will not be allowed to play cricket or sport under the new Taliban regime - which could put the future of the men's international team in jeopardy.
The Taliban say they will not interfere with the Afghan men's national cricket team or stop the expansion of the flagship T20 league, an Afghan cricket official has said.
Afghanistan have removed Asghar Afghan as captain from all three formats and put Hashmat Shahidi in charge of their Test and ODI teams, the country's cricket board said.
Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by six wickets to earn a 1-1 series draw after the African side had threatened to win after following-on.
Sean Williams' century led a superb comeback from Zimbabwe to leave the second Test against Afghanistan in the balance
Hashmatullah Shahidi has become the first Afghanistan player to score a Test double hundred on an historic second day in the second Test against Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe captain Sean Williams hit his third Test century to set up a 10-wicket victory inside two days as Afghanistan’s batting crumbled for a second time in Abu Dhabi.
Ireland's Paul Stirling scored a century in a losing cause for the second game running as Afghanistan sealed a 3-0 ODI sweep.
Ireland opener Paul Stirling's 11th ODI hundred came in vain as Rahmat Shah's 103 not out steered Afghanistan to a series win,
Ireland suffered defeat to Afghanistan in the first ODI of the three-match series as Rahmanullah Gurbaz scored a debut ton.
Sussex have confirmed Rashid Khan will rejoin the club for the 2021 Vitality Blast.
©2021 Sky UK