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Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 28 years 259 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 167 154 19 3383 90 25.05 4151 81.49 0 18 278 89 56 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 257 232 38 5397 109* 27.81 2 30 85 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 167 122 4099 4014 96 4/28 4/28 41.81 5.87 42.6 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 257 6238 5875 161 6/24 6/24 36.49 5.65 38.7 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 Dhaka, Nov 26, 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 Dhaka, Nov 26, 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
0/18, 53* Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 26 Nov 2014 ODI # 3553
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
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 26, 2014

Elton Chigumbura resisted with an unbeaten 53, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, November 26, 2014

Elton Chigumbura resisted with an unbeaten 53

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Nov 26, 2014

Elton Chigumbura took a catch to dismiss Shakib Al Hasan, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI, Mirpur, November 26, 2014

Elton Chigumbura took a catch to dismiss Shakib Al Hasan

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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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Series Results
India v South Africa at Mumbai - Nov 28, 2005
India won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Kolkata - Nov 25, 2005
South Africa won by 10 wickets (with 85 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Chennai - Nov 22, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
India v South Africa at Bangalore - Nov 19, 2005
India won by 6 wickets (with 86 balls remaining)
India v South Africa at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Nov 16, 2005
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
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