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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 29 years 348 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 62 95 23 1589 109* 22.06 4111 38.65 1 4 169 7 37 0
List A 32 23 9 154 22* 11.00 0 0 6 1 4 0
Twenty20 33 12 9 50 16* 16.66 43 116.27 0 0 3 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 62 98 9826 5296 142 7/96 8/133 37.29 3.23 69.1 8 5 0
List A 32 1207 1083 26 3/21 3/21 41.65 5.38 46.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 33 33 615 730 26 3/3 3/3 28.07 7.12 23.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Worcestershire v Leicestershire at Worcester, Jul 13-16, 2014 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 Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jul 20, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/27, 0 Leics v Notts Nottingham 20 Jul 2014 T20
1/17, 16* Leics v Durham Leicester 18 Jul 2014 T20
0/80, 12, 0/66, 2 Leics v Worcs Worcester 13 Jul 2014 FC
3/30, 2* Leics v Lancashire Leicester 11 Jul 2014 T20
25, 0/25, 16*, 0/64 Leics v Kent Leicester 7 Jul 2014 FC
1/20 Leics v Derbyshire Chesterfield 6 Jul 2014 T20
0/23 Leics v Northants Leicester 4 Jul 2014 T20
1/33, 10* Leics v Yorkshire Leeds 1 Jul 2014 T20
0/36 Leics v Indians Leicester 26 Jun 2014 Other
1/106, 13, 37*, 0/25 Leics v Surrey The Oval 22 Jun 2014 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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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
Hampshire v Warwickshire at Lord's - Sep 15, 2012
Hampshire won (lost fewer wickets)
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby - Sep 11-14, 2012
Derbyshire won by 6 wickets
Essex v Yorkshire at Chelmsford - Sep 11-14, 2012
Yorkshire won by 239 runs
Lancashire v Surrey at Liverpool - Sep 11-14, 2012
Match drawn
Leics v Gloucs at Leicester - Sep 11-14, 2012
Leics won by 2 wickets
Notts v Warwickshire at Nottingham - Sep 11-14, 2012
Match drawn
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