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Cephas Zhuwao      

Full name Cephas Zhuwao

Born December 15, 1984, Harare

Current age 29 years 129 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Mashonaland, Mashonaland Eagles, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Zimbabwe A

Nickname Mayor

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Cephas Zhuwao
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 1 1 0 16 16 16.00 20 80.00 0 0 3 0 0 0
T20Is 5 5 0 24 12 4.80 39 61.53 0 0 4 0 1 0
First-class 22 38 1 619 51 16.72 1078 57.42 0 2 63 17 6 0
List A 41 37 2 774 71 22.11 897 86.28 0 3 75 31 9 0
Twenty20 36 34 3 488 81* 15.74 429 113.75 0 3 47 16 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 1 1 18 15 0 - - - 5.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is 5 1 2 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 3.00 2.0 0 0 0
First-class 22 16 840 415 11 3/50 3/50 37.72 2.96 76.3 0 0 0
List A 41 17 383 269 7 1/1 1/1 38.42 4.21 54.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 36 15 172 191 12 3/8 3/8 15.91 6.66 14.3 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only ODI Ireland v Zimbabwe at Nairobi (Gym), Oct 17, 2008 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Canada v Zimbabwe at King City (NW), Oct 11, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, Sep 18, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Southerns v Northerns (Zimbabwe) at Masvingo, May 3-6, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Matabeleland Tuskers at Harare, Jan 29-Feb 1, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Mashonaland v Matabeleland at Harare, Jan 30, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Southern Rocks v Mashonaland Eagles at Masvingo, Feb 22, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Northerns (Zimbabwe) v Centrals at Harare, Mar 20, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Mashonaland Eagles v Mountaineers at Harare, Feb 10, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4 Eagles v Rocks Masvingo 22 Feb 2014 LA
19 Masakadza XI v Taylor XI Harare 19 Feb 2014 Other T20
10 Masakadza XI v Utseya XI Harare 18 Feb 2014 Other T20
16 Masakadza XI v Taylor XI Harare 17 Feb 2014 Other T20
6 Masakadza XI v Utseya XI Harare 17 Feb 2014 Other T20
6 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 10 Feb 2013 T20
14, 13 Eagles v Tuskers Harare 29 Jan 2013 FC
33 Eagles v Tuskers Bulawayo 19 Jan 2013 LA
9, 2/1 Eagles v Rhinos Harare 6 Jan 2013 T20
0 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 13 Dec 2012 T20
Profile

Cephas Zhuwao fought his way into the national squad through an unusual route as he grew up in Harare's high-density suburb of Glen View, went to school there and does not play for one of the established clubs. An aggressive batsman and decent legspinner, he established a reputation in local cricket which earned him first-class recognition for Mashonaland and Northerns. He did enough to be included in the A team for matches against Zimbabwe in 2007, and won a place on the tour to Canada and Kenya on the back of his performances against Pakistan Academy in 2008.
Steven Price

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Sep 18, 2011

Cephas Zhuwao was bowled by Mohammad Hafeez, Zimbabwe v Pakistan, 2nd Twenty20, Harare, September 18, 2011

Cephas Zhuwao was bowled by Mohammad Hafeez

© AFP

Sep 9, 2008

Cephas Zhuwawo scored a quick 16, Zimbabwe Board XI v Pakistan Cricket Academy , 3rd one-dayer, Harare, September 9, 2008

Cephas Zhuwawo scored a quick 16

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd

Tour Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Benoni - Mar 24, 2013
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 36 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Mar 21, 2013
Pakistan won by 3 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Mar 17, 2013
South Africa won by 34 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Mar 15, 2013
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 28 balls remaining) (D/L method)
South Africa v Pakistan at Bloemfontein - Mar 10, 2013
South Africa won by 125 runs
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