Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 28 years 255 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club, Southern Rocks, Sylhet Royals, Zimbabwe Under-19s, Zimbabwe XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Elton Chigumbura
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 14 27 0 569 88 21.07 1133 50.22 0 4 67 6 6 0
ODIs 166 153 18 3330 90 24.66 4105 81.12 0 17 274 87 55 0
T20Is 27 26 5 464 53* 22.09 296 156.75 0 1 38 25 13 0
First-class 92 160 9 5019 186 33.23 6 33 40 0
List A 256 231 37 5344 109* 27.54 2 29 84 0
Twenty20 104 101 28 1881 103* 25.76 1381 136.20 1 6 108 99 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 22 1806 966 21 5/54 6/133 46.00 3.20 86.0 1 1 0
ODIs 166 121 4081 3996 96 4/28 4/28 41.62 5.87 42.5 1 0 0
T20Is 27 20 270 411 16 4/31 4/31 25.68 9.13 16.8 1 0 0
First-class 92 10930 5948 206 5/33 28.87 3.26 53.0 11 4 0
List A 256 6220 5857 161 6/24 6/24 36.37 5.64 38.6 3 1 0
Twenty20 104 84 1335 1844 75 5/13 5/13 24.58 8.28 17.8 4 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, May 6-8, 2004 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 12-16, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Apr 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 23, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Zimbabwe at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 12-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Nov 23, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Barbados Tridents v Northern Districts at Bangalore, Sep 30, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
38 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 23 Nov 2014 ODI # 3552
0/37, 15 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 21 Nov 2014 ODI # 3550
0/40, 88, 0/19, 5 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 12 Nov 2014 Test # 2145
1/60, 1, 0/13, 12 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Khulna 3 Nov 2014 Test # 2143
29, 0/34, 0, 4/21 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 25 Oct 2014 Test # 2141
39, 1/40, 4* Zimbabweans v BCB XI Fatullah 20 Oct 2014 Other
1/39, 10, 42 Zim Pres XI v Zim Chairman Triangle 11 Oct 2014 Other
18* Tridents v Northern D Bangalore 30 Sep 2014 T20
3 Tridents v Kings XI Mohali 20 Sep 2014 T20
13 Zimbabwe v South Africa Harare 4 Sep 2014 ODI # 3524
Profile

Elton Chigumbura made his first-class debut for Mashonaland in the Logan Cup, aged only 15, in 2002 and has since established himself as Zimbabwe's premier allrounder and, for a time, captain of the national side. Chigumbura is a product of the ZC development programme and took to the game at Chipembere Primary School in the Highfield township of Harare. A protégé of coach Stephen Mangongo, he won a ZCU scholarship to Churchill High School and represented Zimbabwe in two Under-19 World Cups.

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Nov 23, 2014

Rubel Hossain is ecstatic after Sabbir Rahman's throw catches Elton Chigumbura short, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Chittagong, November 23, 2014

Rubel Hossain is ecstatic after Sabbir Rahman's throw catches Elton Chigumbura short

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Nov 20, 2014

Mashrafe Mortaza and Elton Chigumbura pose with the ODI series trophy, Chittagong, November 20, 2014

Mashrafe Mortaza and Elton Chigumbura pose with the ODI series trophy

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Nov 14, 2014

Regis Chakabva and Elton Chigumbura run between the wickets, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 3rd Test, Chittagong, 3rd day, November 14, 2014

Regis Chakabva and Elton Chigumbura run between the wickets

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Tournament Results
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Kolkata - May 26, 2013
Mum Indians won by 23 runs
Mum Indians v Royals at Kolkata - May 24, 2013
Mum Indians won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Royals v Sunrisers at Delhi - May 22, 2013
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Delhi - May 21, 2013
Super Kings won by 48 runs
Sunrisers v KKR at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 19, 2013
Sunrisers won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Warriors v Daredevils at Pune - May 19, 2013
Warriors won by 38 runs
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