Afghan Biographies

Mashal, Atif

Name Mashal, Atif
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade ACB Afghan Cricket Board President Chairman
History and Biodata

1. Former Presidents of Afghan Cricket Board Chairman:
Dr Omar Zakhilwal (20101222) resigned (20121008)
Ilham Yasini,
Shahzada Massoud (20121004)
Nasimullah Danish (20141214-20161216)
Shukrullah Atif Mashal (20161217, 20170413, 20180501)
Deputy Chairman:
Nasimullah Danish (20140529)

Chief executive:
Nasimullah Danish (2011) resigned (20121008)
Dr. Hamid Shinwari (20120420). He was replaced by Dr. Noor Mohammad Murad, who was working for the UN in youth affairs after graduating from the Kabul Medical University. (20121224)
Shafiq Stanikzai, former national team director (20141214)
Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) spokesman: 
Nusratullah Wafa (20120721) or

Other Officials:
Azizullah Fazli, in charge of Kabul cricket affairs was sacked for violating ACB rules (20101215).

2. Previous Functions Shukrullah Atif Mashal:
Senior Communication Advisor at American University of Afghanistan (AUAF),
Director of Programs Planning at Administrative Office of the President,
Head of Kabul Eagles Cricket Team and Director of International Relation (IR),
Provincial Coordination and Local Government Administrative Office of the President,
ACB Afghan Cricket Board President Chairman (20161217, 20180501)

3. Biodata:
Shukrullah Atif Mashal Atif Mishal graduated from the American University of Kabul in Political Science and Public Administration. He has nearly 12 years working experience in management and leadership. He started his career as Special Assistant to Attorney General in Kabul. He was appointed as new Chairman of the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) for next five years, replacing Nasimullah Danish, following a decree issued by  President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai.


Last Modified 2018-05-01
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