Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 29 years 329 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 199 185 24 4179 117 25.95 5149 81.16 2 19 334 104 69 0
T20Is 41 40 6 651 54 19.14 442 147.28 0 2 51 34 16 0
First-class 92 160 9 5019 186 33.23 6 33 40 0
List A 296 268 44 6271 117 27.99 4 31 99 0
Twenty20 121 117 29 2074 103* 23.56 1541 134.58 1 7 121 108 47 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 199 130 4303 4220 101 4/28 4/28 41.78 5.88 42.6 1 0 0
T20Is 41 21 276 427 16 4/31 4/31 26.68 9.28 17.2 1 0 0
First-class 92 10930 5948 206 5/33 28.87 3.26 53.0 11 4 0
List A 296 6508 6163 167 6/24 6/24 36.90 5.68 38.9 3 1 0
Twenty20 121 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 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Jan 22, 2016 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 Afghanistan v Zimbabwe at Sharjah, Jan 6, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators at Dubai (DSC), Feb 4, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
- Quetta Glad v Islamabad Un Dubai (DSC) 4 Feb 2016 T20
5*, 0/16 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Khulna 22 Jan 2016 T20I # 484
3 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Khulna 15 Jan 2016 T20I # 479
0 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 10 Jan 2016 T20I # 477
8 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 8 Jan 2016 T20I # 475
3 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 6 Jan 2016 ODI # 3722
13 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 4 Jan 2016 ODI # 3720
1 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 2 Jan 2016 ODI # 3719
13, 3/32 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 29 Dec 2015 ODI # 3716
28 Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Sharjah 25 Dec 2015 ODI # 3713
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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Jan 2, 2016

Elton Chigumbura's stumps were rattled by Mirwais Ashraf, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI, Sharjah, January 2, 2016

Elton Chigumbura's stumps were rattled by Mirwais Ashraf

© Chris Whiteoak

Dec 29, 2015

Elton Chigumbura's wickets brought Zimbabwe back, Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Sharjah, December 29, 2015

Elton Chigumbura's wickets brought Zimbabwe back

© Chris Whiteoak

Nov 13, 2015

Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura was bowled for a duck, Bangladesh v Zimbabwe, 1st T20, Mirpur, November 13, 2015

Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura was bowled for a duck

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
9th Place Play-off Semi-Final: S Africa U19 v Zim U19 at Cox's Bazar
Feb 8, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 22:00 EST -1d | 21:00 CST -1d | 19:00 PST -1d)
Eagles v Tuskers at Bulawayo
Feb 9, 2016 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 02:00 EST | 01:00 CST | 23:00 PST -1d)
Mountaineers v Rhinos at Bulawayo
Feb 9, 2016 (09:00 local | 07:00 GMT | 02:00 EST | 01:00 CST | 23:00 PST -1d)
Eagles v Mountaineers at Bulawayo
Feb 9, 2016 (14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 07:00 EST | 06:00 CST | 04:00 PST)
Tuskers v Rhinos at Bulawayo
Feb 9, 2016 (14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 07:00 EST | 06:00 CST | 04:00 PST)
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