Cricket: Ashcombe Park sign Afghan international as overseas professional

ASHCOMBE Park have become one of the first clubs in the UK to introduce an Afghanistan professional to local league cricket.
They will be introducing all-rounder Fazal Rahman to the North Staffordshire and South Cheshire League Premier Division for the 2020 season.
The 30-year-old made his debut for the Afghan national team against Zimbabwe as recently as last September.
He is a right-hand batsman and right-arm medium pace bowler.
Ascombe open the new season in the NSSCL Premier Division at home to Moddershall & Oulton on Saturday, April 18.