November 12th, 2009
10:44 PM ET

Afghan golf club hoping to drive war away

Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) - Why would anyone open a golf course in Afghanistan in the midst of war? One man in Afghanistan can answer that question with the kind of conviction that is hard to challenge. "Why not?" Mohammed Afzal Abdul said. "I like very much golf."

Actually he loves it - which could explain why Abdul has taken it upon himself to run the only golf course in the country. He is so passionate about it he has risked his life for the love of the game and the crumbling course.

Read the full story from CNN's Sara Sidner in Afghanistan

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