[caption id="attachment_767639" align="alignnone" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/asghar-afghan.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-767639" alt="asghar afghan" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/asghar-afghan.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan during a training session (File Photo)[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>The <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/afghanistan/">Afghanistan</a> senior and emerging cricketing teams are at the Sri Ramachandra Centre for Sports Sciences (CSS) in Chennai to train for a busy season which includes various tournaments. <p></p> <p></p>A total of 36 players have arrived in the city with big names like Rashid Khan, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman and Mohammed Shehzad, who are busy with the T10 League in the Middle East, would join the camp later, M Sanjay, director, cricket operations, Centre for Sports Sciences, told <em>PTI</em>. <p></p> <p></p>The camp is likely to go on for a month and the Afghan players would also play practice matches, he added. <p></p> <p></p>The Emerging Team would be leaving on December 4 for a tournament in Sri Lanka, he said. The visiting players have already started practice, he added. <p></p> <p></p>With the city facing inclement weather, the players would be training indoors. <p></p> <p></p>The players are happy with the facilities at the centre. <p></p> <p></p>The CSS has an MoU with the Afghanistan Cricket Board and the players come here on a regular basis to train and for injury rehabilitation. <p></p> <p></p>Former West Indies cricketer Phil Simmons is the coach of the senior squad while Andy Moles is in charge of the Emerging Team.