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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 31 years 295 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 37 27 10 192 36* 11.29 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 49 15 11 69 16* 17.25 71 97.18 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 37 1418 1262 30 3/21 3/21 42.06 5.33 47.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 49 48 891 1066 41 3/3 3/3 26.00 7.17 21.7 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 Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Leicestershire at Leeds, May 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/19 Leics v Yorkshire Leeds 27 May 2016 T20
1/15 Leics v Northants Leicester 20 May 2016 T20
2/61, 0/19 Leics v Sri Lankans Leicester 13 May 2016 FC
0/5, 8*, 0/26 Leics v Sussex Hove 1 May 2016 FC
0/36, 26* Leics v Glamorgan Cardiff 17 Apr 2016 FC
1/24 Leics v Derbyshire Abu Dhabi 16 Mar 2016 Other T20
1/45, 8 Leics 2nd XI v Notts 2nd XI Nottingham 12 Aug 2015 Other
1/32 Leics 2nd XI v Lancs 2nd XI Leicester 28 Jul 2015 Other OD
0/34, 10, 0/44, 0 Leics v Gloucs Cheltenham 15 Jul 2015 FC
- Leics v Northants Northampton 12 Jul 2015 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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Country Fixtures Country Results
Northants v Essex at Northampton - May 28-31
Match drawn
Notts v Durham at Nottingham - May 28-31
Match drawn
Sussex v Derbyshire at Hove - May 28-31
Sussex won by 10 wickets
Kent v Leics at Canterbury - May 29-Jun 1
Leics 341 Kent 117/2 (44 ov)
Middlesex v Hampshire at Northwood - May 29-Jun 1
Middlesex 467/3d Hampshire 131 & 100/4 (37 ov) (f/o)
Worcs v Gloucs at Worcester - May 29-Jun 1
Worcs 439 & 151/5 (38.2 ov) Gloucs 364/6d
Yorkshire v Lancashire at Leeds - May 29-Jun 1
Yorkshire 308 & 236 Lancashire 196 & 41/1 (23.2 ov, target 349)
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