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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 29 years 249 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 53 80 18 1332 109* 21.48 3515 37.89 1 3 140 6 28 0
List A 32 23 9 154 22* 11.00 0 0 6 1 4 0
Twenty20 21 8 6 22 7* 11.00 20 110.00 0 0 2 0 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 53 81 7916 4285 130 7/96 8/133 32.96 3.24 60.8 8 5 0
List A 32 1207 1083 26 3/21 3/21 41.65 5.38 46.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 21 21 333 409 13 3/3 3/3 31.46 7.36 25.6 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 Essex at Leicester, Jun 21-24, 2013 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Leicestershire v Glamorgan at Leicester, Jun 19, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Leicestershire v Nottinghamshire at Leicester, Jul 12, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/17 Leics v Notts Leicester 12 Jul 2013 T20
6*, 2/25 Leics v Yorkshire Leeds 9 Jul 2013 T20
0/19 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 7 Jul 2013 T20
2, 0/43 Leics 2nd XI v Derby 2nd XI Leicester 2 Jul 2013 Other OD
0, 0/37, 47*, 0/20 Leics v Essex Leicester 21 Jun 2013 FC
2/39, 11 Leics v Glamorgan Leicester 19 Jun 2013 LA
7, 0/23 Leics v Somerset Taunton 16 Jun 2013 LA
0/88, 2* Leics v Northants Leicester 11 Jun 2013 FC
2/34, 22* Leics v Yorkshire Scarborough 9 Jun 2013 LA
14, 0/46 Leics v Middlesex Leicester 2 Jun 2013 LA
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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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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Apr 22, 2008

Jigar Naik portrait, 2008

Jigar Naik portrait

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Essex v Derbyshire at Chelmsford - Apr 13-16
Essex won by 53 runs
Gloucs v Hampshire at Bristol - Apr 13-16
Gloucs 304 & 332 Hampshire 422 & 103/1
Middlesex v Notts at Lord's - Apr 13-16
Middlesex won by 10 wickets
Northants v Durham at Northampton - Apr 13-16
Durham 452 & 244 Northants 378 & 68/2
Somerset v Yorkshire at Taunton - Apr 13-16
Yorkshire 450 & 108/1 Somerset 553
Warwickshire v Sussex at Birmingham - Apr 13-16
Sussex won by 7 wickets
Worcs v Kent at Worcester - Apr 13-16
Worcs won by 125 runs
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