Afghans celebrate fairytale advance to World Cup semis

Updated June 26 2024 - 12:10am, first published 12:07am
Fans celebrated in multiple Afghan cities after the cricket team reached the World Cup semi-finals. (AP PHOTO)
Fans celebrated in multiple Afghan cities after the cricket team reached the World Cup semi-finals. (AP PHOTO)

Celebrations have erupted in Afghanistan following the national cricket team's dramatic victory over Bangladesh, earning them a place for the first time in the semi-finals of the Twenty20 World Cup.

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