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Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 29 years 70 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club, Southern Rocks, Sylhet Royals, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Zimbabwe XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Elton Chigumbura
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 14 27 0 569 88 21.07 1133 50.22 0 4 67 6 6 0
ODIs 173 160 21 3468 90 24.94 4246 81.67 0 18 285 91 60 0
T20Is 28 27 5 518 54 23.54 331 156.49 0 2 46 26 13 0
First-class 92 160 9 5019 186 33.23 6 33 40 0
List A 270 243 41 5560 109* 27.52 2 30 90 0
Twenty20 105 102 28 1935 103* 26.14 1416 136.65 1 7 116 100 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 22 1806 966 21 5/54 6/133 46.00 3.20 86.0 1 1 0
ODIs 173 127 4195 4126 97 4/28 4/28 42.53 5.90 43.2 1 0 0
T20Is 28 20 270 411 16 4/31 4/31 25.68 9.13 16.8 1 0 0
First-class 92 10930 5948 206 5/33 28.87 3.26 53.0 11 4 0
List A 270 6400 6069 163 6/24 6/24 37.23 5.68 39.2 3 1 0
Twenty20 105 84 1335 1844 75 5/13 5/13 24.58 8.28 17.8 4 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, May 6-8, 2004 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 12-16, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Apr 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Brisbane, Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Lahore, May 22, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 12-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Brisbane, Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Lahore, May 22, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
54 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Lahore 22 May 2015 T20I # 417
0/7, 35 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Brisbane 1 Mar 2015 ODI # 3620
0/44, 21 Zimbabwe v West Indies Canberra 24 Feb 2015 ODI # 3612
0/12, 14* Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Nelson 19 Feb 2015 ODI # 3606
1/30, 8 Zimbabwe v South Africa Hamilton 15 Feb 2015 ODI # 3601
0/8 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka Lincoln 11 Feb 2015 Other OD
2/21 Zimbabwe v New Zealand Lincoln 9 Feb 2015 Other OD
14, 2/61 Zimbabweans v ND-XI Gisborne 6 Feb 2015 Other OD
- Zimbabweans v ND-XI Gisborne 4 Feb 2015 Other OD
16, 1/15 Zimbabweans v ND-XI Gisborne 2 Feb 2015 Other OD
Profile

Elton Chigumbura made his first-class debut for Mashonaland in the Logan Cup, aged only 15, in 2002 and has since established himself as Zimbabwe's premier allrounder and, for a time, captain of the national side. Chigumbura is a product of the ZC development programme and took to the game at Chipembere Primary School in the Highfield township of Harare. A protégé of coach Stephen Mangongo, he won a ZCU scholarship to Churchill High School and represented Zimbabwe in two Under-19 World Cups.

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May 22, 2015

Elton Chigumbura raises his bat after making fifty, Pakistan v Zimbabwe, 1st T20, Lahore, May 22, 2015

Elton Chigumbura raises his bat after making fifty

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May 21, 2015

Elton Chigumbura and Shahid Afridi greet each other during the unveiling of the trophy, Lahore, May 21, 2015

Elton Chigumbura and Shahid Afridi greet each other during the unveiling of the trophy

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May 19, 2015

Elton Chigumbura speaks to the media , Lahore, May 19, 2015

Elton Chigumbura speaks to the media

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Results
Cent Z (BD) v North Z (BD) at Dhaka - Feb 22-25, 2013
Cent Z (BD) won by 31 runs
Dhaka v Chittagong at Dhaka - Feb 19, 2013
Dhaka won by 43 runs
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 18, 2013
Chittagong won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Chittagong v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 17, 2013
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Chittagong v Rajshahi at Dhaka - Feb 16, 2013
Chittagong won by 4 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
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