Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 30 years 356 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 74 116 27 1854 109* 20.83 4727 39.22 1 5 203 8 40 0
List A 37 27 10 192 36* 11.29 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 47 15 11 69 16* 17.25 71 97.18 0 0 4 1 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 74 118 11685 6510 168 8/179 8/133 38.75 3.34 69.5 8 6 0
List A 37 1418 1262 30 3/21 3/21 42.06 5.33 47.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 47 46 867 1032 39 3/3 3/3 26.46 7.14 22.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Leicestershire at Cheltenham, Jul 15-18, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Jul 12, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/34, 10, 0/44, 0 Leics v Gloucs Cheltenham 15 Jul 2015 FC
- Leics v Northants Northampton 12 Jul 2015 T20
0/15, 4* Leics v Lancashire Leicester 10 Jul 2015 T20
1/26 Leics v Warwickshire Leicester 4 Jul 2015 T20
1/26, 4 Leics v Durham Chester-le-Street 3 Jul 2015 T20
0/14 Leics v Yorkshire Leicester 26 Jun 2015 T20
1/48, 2, 0/41, 6 Leics v Glamorgan Cardiff 22 Jun 2015 FC
0/34 Leics v Warwickshire Birmingham 19 Jun 2015 T20
1/31 Leics v Derbyshire Derby 18 Jun 2015 T20
9, 8/179, 3 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 14 Jun 2015 FC
Profile

When Jigar Naik made his debut in 2006 he became the first Leicester-born Asian to represent the county. 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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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group B: Hampshire v Middlesex at Southampton
Aug 1, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Eng Acad Wmn v Aus Women at Loughborough
Aug 1-2, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Group A: Durham v Yorkshire at Chester-le-Street
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Essex v Notts at Chelmsford
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Glamorgan v Hampshire at Cardiff
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Gloucs v Somerset at Bristol
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Kent v Sussex at Canterbury
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group B: Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Surrey v Derbyshire at Guildford
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Group A: Worcs v Northants at Worcester
Aug 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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