Posted by Rafiq A. Tschannen
A provincial spokesman, Sarhadii Zhouak, says the attack took place on Thursday in Alinghar district. He says the attacker fled the scene. There was no immediate claim of responsibility but Zhouak blamed the Taliban.
When the Taliban ruled the country, they severely restricted sports and public celebrations.Afghan President Hamid Karzai issued a statement condemning the attack. (AP)