Craig Evans      

Full name Craig Neil Evans

Born November 29, 1969, Salisbury (now Harare)

Current age 44 years 142 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Mashonaland, Mashonaland Country Districts, Mashonaland Under-24s, Matabeleland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Education Falcon College

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 6 0 52 22 8.66 161 32.29 0 0 8 0 1 0
ODIs 53 47 5 764 96* 18.19 1006 75.94 0 2 65 16 12 0
First-class 55 93 6 3025 228* 34.77 8 12 40 0
List A 104 93 12 1655 96* 20.43 0 7 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 2 54 35 0 - - - 3.88 - 0 0 0
ODIs 53 34 964 848 21 3/11 3/11 40.38 5.27 45.9 0 0 0
First-class 55 2626 1228 38 6/37 32.31 2.80 69.1 1 0
List A 104 1782 1530 40 4/50 4/50 38.25 5.15 44.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Colombo (RPS), Sep 11-14, 1996 scorecard
Last Test Australia v Zimbabwe at Perth, Oct 9-13, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Oct 25, 1992 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, Dec 1, 2002 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1990/91
Last First-class Mashonaland v Midlands at Harare, Mar 19-20, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1990/91
Last List A Mashonaland v Midlands at Harare, Feb 12, 2004 scorecard
Profile

A talented all-round sportsman, Craig Evans' career tells a story of a frustrating inability to turn potential into results at the top as a young man, a gradual drift into the fringes of selection, and a brief renaissance that, disappointingly, could not quite be turned into a World Cup farewell. A tall, strong, athletic figure, Evans was a scratch golfer and a rugby international for Zimbabwe, at fullback. Earmarked as a limited-overs specialist early in his career, he made his international debut at 22 in the solitary one-day game during India's inaugural visit in 1992, but it was not until 1996 that he made himself a regular in the one-day side, and he was part of Zimbabwe's squad for the World Cup that year.

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May 1, 1999

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