Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 30 years 270 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Quetta Gladiators, 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 205 190 24 4229 117 25.47 5231 80.84 2 19 335 104 69 0
T20Is 47 46 8 789 54* 20.76 543 145.30 0 3 56 46 18 0
First-class 93 162 9 5057 186 33.05 6 33 40 0
List A 305 276 44 6427 117 27.70 4 32 101 0
Twenty20 131 126 32 2222 103* 23.63 1655 134.25 1 8 127 120 51 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 205 132 4339 4274 101 4/28 4/28 42.31 5.91 42.9 1 0 0
T20Is 47 21 276 427 16 4/31 4/31 26.68 9.28 17.2 1 0 0
First-class 93 10954 5971 206 5/33 28.98 3.27 53.1 11 4 0
List A 305 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
Twenty20 131 87 1359 1907 77 5/13 5/13 24.76 8.41 17.6 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 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Nov 21, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 22, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Zimbabwe A v Pakistan A at Bulawayo, Oct 15-18, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Nov 21, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jun 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka Bulawayo 21 Nov 2016 ODI # 3807
8 Zimbabwe v West Indies Bulawayo 19 Nov 2016 ODI # 3806
1 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka Harare 14 Nov 2016 ODI # 3804
32, 0/23, 6 Zimbabwe A v Pakistan A Bulawayo 15 Oct 2016 FC
8 Zimbabwe A v Pakistan A Harare 5 Oct 2016 LA
67 Zimbabwe A v Pakistan A Harare 3 Oct 2016 LA
31 Zimbabwe A v Pakistan A Harare 30 Sep 2016 LA
16 Zimbabwe v India Harare 22 Jun 2016 T20I # 560
8 Zimbabwe v India Harare 20 Jun 2016 T20I # 559
54* Zimbabwe v India Harare 18 Jun 2016 T20I # 558
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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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54

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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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