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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 32 years 114 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 2nd XI, Leicestershire Cricket Board, Loughborough UCCE

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 77 118 29 1888 109* 21.21 4865 38.80 1 5 204 8 42 0
List A 38 28 11 193 36* 11.35 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 54 16 11 74 16* 14.80 76 97.36 0 0 4 1 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 77 123 12003 6657 170 8/179 8/133 39.15 3.32 70.6 8 6 0
List A 38 1460 1314 30 3/21 3/21 43.80 5.40 48.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 54 52 945 1133 42 3/3 3/3 26.97 7.19 22.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Sri Lankans at Leicester, May 13-15, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jun 5, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Leics 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Bowdon 11 Aug 2016 Other OD
28, 1/53, 14, 2/32 Leics 2nd XI v Durham 2nd Desborough 25 Jul 2016 Other
23, 1/48, 1/9 Leics 2nd XI v MCC Uni Desborough 19 Jul 2016 Other
10*, 4/51 Leics 2nd XI v Nthants 2nd Kibworth 4 Jul 2016 Other OD
0/21 Leics 2nd XI v Warwcks 2nd Desborough 28 Jun 2016 Other
0/17 Leics v Northants Northampton 26 Jun 2016 T20
0/9 Leics v Warwickshire Leicester 24 Jun 2016 T20
- Leics v Lancashire Manchester 10 Jun 2016 T20
0/52, 1* Leics v Durham Leicester 5 Jun 2016 LA
0/18 Leics v Durham Leicester 4 Jun 2016 T20
Profile

When Jigar Naik made his debut in 2006 he became the first Leicester-born Asian to represent the county, playing against West Indies A. His offspin soon gained respect, with an ability to get the ball to hurry through off the pitch as well as bounce and turn on favourable surfaces.

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May 22, 2015

Jigar Naik is congratulated by Clint McKay, Leicestershire v Derbyshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Grace Road, May 22, 2015

Jigar Naik is congratulated by Clint McKay

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Apr 28, 2014

Jigar Naik made an unbeaten 59, Leicestershire v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Grace Road, April 28, 2014

Jigar Naik made an unbeaten 59

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Apr 6, 2011

Jigar Naik took 7 for 96, Surrey v Leicestershire, County Championship Division Two, The Ova,, 2nd day, June 6, 2010

Jigar Naik took 7 for 96

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Tournament Results
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's - Sep 17, 2011
Surrey won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Somerset v Durham at Taunton - Sep 4, 2011
Somerset won by 39 runs (D/L method)
Surrey v Sussex at The Oval - Sep 4, 2011
Surrey won by 71 runs
Hampshire v Scotland at Southampton - Aug 29, 2011
Hampshire won by 115 runs
Kent v Derbyshire at Canterbury - Aug 29, 2011
Derbyshire won by 3 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
Middlesex v Sussex at Lord's - Aug 29, 2011
Middlesex won by 7 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Notts v Lancashire at Nottingham - Aug 29, 2011
Lancashire won by 2 runs
Somerset v Essex at Taunton - Aug 29, 2011
Somerset won by 40 runs
Surrey v Durham at The Oval - Aug 29, 2011
Durham won by 36 runs
Unicorns v Glamorgan at Wormsley - Aug 29, 2011
Unicorns won by 8 runs
Warwickshire v Northants at Birmingham - Aug 29, 2011
Northants won by 5 wickets (with 52 balls remaining)
Yorkshire v Worcs at Leeds - Aug 29, 2011
Yorkshire won by 6 wickets (with 11 balls remaining)
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