Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 32 years 123 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Quetta Gladiators, 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 Insights on test 14 27 0 569 88 21.07 1133 50.22 0 4 67 6 6 0
ODIs Insights on odi 205 190 24 4229 117 25.47 5231 80.84 2 19 335 104 69 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 51 50 9 817 54* 19.92 571 143.08 0 3 58 47 19 0
First-class 101 177 10 5395 186 32.30 6 35 48 0
List A 317 287 44 6709 117 27.60 4 35 105 0
T20s Insights on t20 140 135 34 2338 103* 23.14 1764 132.53 1 8 135 124 54 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 14 22 1806 966 21 5/54 6/133 46.00 3.20 86.0 1 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 205 132 4339 4274 101 4/28 4/28 42.31 5.91 42.9 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 51 21 276 427 16 4/31 4/31 26.68 9.28 17.2 1 0 0
First-class 101 10954 5971 206 5/33 28.98 3.27 53.1 11 4 0
List A 317 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 140 87 1359 1907 77 5/13 5/13 24.76 8.41 17.6 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 Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Nov 21, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Zimbabwe v Australia at Harare, Jul 6, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Rising Stars at Harare, Apr 19-22, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Rising Stars v Mashonaland Eagles at Harare, May 30, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Zimbabwe v Australia at Harare, Jul 6, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2 Zimbabwe v Australia Harare 6 Jul 2018 T20I # 687
5* Zimbabwe v Pakistan Harare 4 Jul 2018 T20I # 685
7 Zimbabwe v Australia Harare 3 Jul 2018 T20I # 683
14 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Harare 1 Jul 2018 T20I # 681
12 Zim Chairman v Kenya Harare 17 Jun 2018 Other T20
34 Zim Chairman v Zim Select Harare 15 Jun 2018 Other T20
20 Zim Chairman v Kenya Harare 13 Jun 2018 Other T20
21 Zim Chairman v Zim Select Harare 12 Jun 2018 Other T20
60* Zim Chairman v Kenya Harare 12 Jun 2018 Other T20
65 Eagles v Rising Stars Harare 30 May 2018 LA
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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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54

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