The head of the Herat Volleyball Federation said 12 teams are participating in the tournament, including a team of reporters.
Reports say Afghanistan national football team rose up three places in the International Football Federation (FIFA) world rankings to 155th rank comparing to 158th in the past.
Tariq Pakhtoon is a young National Champion of Taekwondo who played in several competitions at the national level. He lives in Nangarhar, and dreams of competing at international competitions, representing Afghanistan. Tariq is a great example not only through his athletic acheivements, but also because he is committed to learning though education. Sada-e-Azidi sat down with Tariq to hear more about his positive contributions to his country.