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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 30 years 293 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 69 107 25 1803 109* 21.98 4558 39.55 1 5 198 8 39 0
List A 37 27 10 192 36* 11.29 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 38 13 10 61 16* 20.33 61 100.00 0 0 3 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 69 109 10959 6067 156 7/96 8/133 38.89 3.32 70.2 8 5 0
List A 37 1418 1262 30 3/21 3/21 42.06 5.33 47.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 38 38 729 848 34 3/3 3/3 24.94 6.97 21.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Leicestershire at The Oval, May 10-13, 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 Worcestershire v Leicestershire at Worcester, May 29, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/29 Leics v Worcs Worcester 29 May 2015 T20
1/19 Leics v Durham Leicester 28 May 2015 T20
3/23 Leics v Derbyshire Leicester 22 May 2015 T20
1/24 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 15 May 2015 T20
1, 2/114, 30, 2/54 Leics v Surrey The Oval 10 May 2015 FC
1, 0/28, 28*, 0/22 Leics v Kent Canterbury 3 May 2015 FC
1, 7/29, 4/39 Leics 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Hinckley 28 Apr 2015 Other
1/36, 2 Leics 2nd XI v Yorks 2nd XI Kirby Muxloe 27 Apr 2015 Other OD
73, 2/29 Leics v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 7 Apr 2015 FC
22* Leics v Lbrough MCCU Loughborough 30 Mar 2015 Other OD
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
2nd Investec Test: England v New Zealand at Leeds - May 29-Jun 2
New Zealand 350 England 253/5
Derbyshire v Gloucs at Derby
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Essex v Leics at Chelmsford
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Northants at Cardiff
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Hampshire v Worcs at Southampton
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Middlesex v Warwickshire at Lord's
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval
May 31-Jun 3, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
North Group: Notts v Durham at Nottingham
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
South Group: Somerset v Kent at Taunton
May 31, 2015 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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