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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 30 years 329 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 73 114 27 1844 109* 21.19 4666 39.51 1 5 201 8 40 0
List A 37 27 10 192 36* 11.29 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 45 14 10 65 16* 16.25 70 92.85 0 0 3 1 13 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 73 116 11571 6432 168 8/179 8/133 38.28 3.33 68.8 8 6 0
List A 37 1418 1262 30 3/21 3/21 42.06 5.33 47.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 45 45 855 1017 39 3/3 3/3 26.07 7.13 21.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Glamorgan v Leicestershire at Cardiff, Jun 22-25, 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 Leicestershire v Warwickshire at Leicester, Jul 4, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
1/15 Leics v Northants Leicester 12 Jun 2015 T20
1/47, 2, 0/4, 14* Leics v Surrey Leicester 7 Jun 2015 FC
1/23 Leics v Notts Nottingham 5 Jun 2015 T20
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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County Results
Somerset v Surrey at Lord's - Sep 17, 2011
Surrey won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Kent v Glamorgan at Canterbury - Sep 12-15, 2011
Glamorgan won by 8 wickets
Durham v Worcs at Chester-le-Street - Sep 12-15, 2011
Durham won by 151 runs
Hampshire v Warwickshire at Southampton - Sep 12-15, 2011
Match drawn
Leics v Middlesex at Leicester - Sep 12-15, 2011
Middlesex won by 5 wickets
Notts v Sussex at Nottingham - Sep 12-15, 2011
Sussex won by an innings and 5 runs
Somerset v Lancashire at Taunton - Sep 12-15, 2011
Lancashire won by 8 wickets
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