Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 28 years 161 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, 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 11 21 0 434 86 20.66 909 47.74 0 3 55 4 3 0
ODIs 160 147 17 3190 90 24.53 3906 81.66 0 16 262 87 51 0
T20Is 27 26 5 464 53* 22.09 296 156.75 0 1 38 25 13 0
First-class 89 154 9 4884 186 33.68 6 32 37 0
List A 250 225 36 5204 109* 27.53 2 28 80 0
Twenty20 102 99 27 1860 103* 25.83 1361 136.66 1 6 106 99 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 16 1353 779 16 5/54 6/133 48.68 3.45 84.5 0 1 0
ODIs 160 118 3985 3907 95 4/28 4/28 41.12 5.88 41.9 1 0 0
T20Is 27 20 270 411 16 4/31 4/31 25.68 9.13 16.8 1 0 0
First-class 89 10477 5761 201 5/33 28.66 3.29 52.1 10 4 0
List A 250 6124 5768 160 6/24 6/24 36.05 5.65 38.2 3 1 0
Twenty20 102 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 Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, Sep 10-14, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Apr 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v South Africa at Bulawayo, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Zimbabwe at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Matabeleland Tuskers at Harare, Apr 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Zimbabwe v South Africa at Bulawayo, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 United Arab Emirates v Zimbabwe at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
90 Zimbabwe v South Africa Bulawayo 21 Aug 2014 ODI # 3510
0/11, 7 Zimbabwe v South Africa Bulawayo 19 Aug 2014 ODI # 3508
36 Zimbabwe v South Africa Bulawayo 17 Aug 2014 ODI # 3507
0/17, 0 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Bulawayo 24 Jul 2014 ODI # 3506
20 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Bulawayo 22 Jul 2014 ODI # 3505
- Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Bulawayo 20 Jul 2014 ODI # 3504
39* Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Bulawayo 18 Jul 2014 ODI # 3503
120 Eagles v Tuskers Harare 23 Apr 2014 FC
2/33, 30, 1/15 Eagles v Rocks Harare 6 Apr 2014 FC
25, 4/72, 5 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 29 Mar 2014 FC
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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Aug 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura scored 90 of his team's 165 runs, Zimbabwe v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Bulawayo, August 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura scored 90 of his team's 165 runs

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Aug 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura attacks, Zimbabwe v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Bulawayo, August 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura attacks

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Aug 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura avoids a short ball, Zimbabwe v South Africa, 3rd ODI, Bulawayo, August 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura avoids a short ball

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Tournament Results
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)
Dhaka v Royals at Dhaka - Feb 15, 2013
Dhaka won by 4 runs
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