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2010 South Asian Games in Dhaka, Bangladesh

BREAKING NEWS:
Afghanistan National Basketball Team Wins Gold

ASF would like to congratulate the Afghanistan National Basketball Team for winning the Gold Medal at the 2010 South Asian Games in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This was the first time ever the Afghanistan National basketball team took part in and won a championship game at an Olympic sponsored competition. Afghanistan beat India 65-64 with a last second shot at the buzzer by team captain Nafi Mashriqi.

This is a great achievement for Afghan sports around the world and ASF is truly proud of our athletes and organizers who made this possible. Special thanks to The Marshall Legacy Institute (MLI) for their support of Afghanistan National Basketball Team and their dedication to helping Afghanistan. More photos to be posted soon.

After the buzzer-winning shot in the final championship game



2010 Afghanistan National Basketball Team



Afghanistan's National Basketball team in Dhaka at the
South Asian Games.

Afghanistan 86- Pakistan 68
Afghanistan 95- Sri Lanka 64
Afghanistan 77- India 74
1st in their group- Reached Semi Finals
Afghanistan 107 - Nepal 34

Championship Gold Medal Game
Afghanistan 65 - India 64




Afghanistan's U-21 National Soccer (Football) team at the South Asian Games.

Afghanistan 1 - India 0
Afghanistan 2 - Pakistan 1
Afghanistan 2 - Sri Lanka 0
1st in their group- Reached the Semi Finals
Afghanistan 2 - India 1
Championship Game
Afghanistan 0 - Bangladesh 4

 


2010 Medal Tally
Country
Gold
Silver
Bronze
Total
India
88
53
28
169
Pakistan
19
25
36
80
Bangladesh
18
23
55
96
Sri Lanka
16
34
52
102
Nepal
7
9
18
34
Afghanistan
7
9
16
32
Bhutan
0
2
3
5
Maldives
0
0
2
2
TOTAL
155
155
210
520

             See 11th South Asian Games Medal Details


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