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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 30 years 252 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Leicestershire, Leicestershire 2nd XI, Leicestershire Cricket Board, Loughborough UCCE

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 67 103 24 1743 109* 22.06 4391 39.69 1 5 190 8 39 0
List A 37 27 10 192 36* 11.29 0 0 10 1 5 0
Twenty20 34 13 10 61 16* 20.33 61 100.00 0 0 3 1 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 67 105 10647 5849 152 7/96 8/133 38.48 3.29 70.0 8 5 0
List A 37 1418 1262 30 3/21 3/21 42.06 5.33 47.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 34 34 639 753 28 3/3 3/3 26.89 7.07 22.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Cambridge MCCU v Leicestershire at Cambridge, Apr 7-9, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Lancashire v Leicestershire at Manchester, Aug 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Leicestershire at Birmingham, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
73, 2/29 Leics v Cambs MCCU Cambridge 7 Apr 2015 FC
22* Leics v Lbrough MCCU Loughborough 30 Mar 2015 Other OD
2/51 Leics v Oxford MCCU Oxford 24 Mar 2015 Other OD
4, 2/73, 0 Leics v Essex Leicester 15 Sep 2014 FC
0/140, 4, 1/47 Leics v Gloucs Bristol 9 Sep 2014 FC
9, 2/146, 17 Leics v Hampshire Southampton 31 Aug 2014 FC
1, 1/45 Leics v Lancashire Manchester 21 Aug 2014 LA
0/33, 5, 3/85, 42* Leics v Surrey Leicester 15 Aug 2014 FC
1/53 Leics v Hampshire Southampton 6 Aug 2014 LA
1, 1/24 Leics v Gloucs Bristol 5 Aug 2014 LA
Profile

When Jigar Naik made his debut in 2006 he became the first Leicester-born Asian to represent the county. His offspin soon gained respect, with an ability to get the ball to hurry through off the pitch as well as bounce and turn on favourable surfaces.

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Apr 28, 2014

Jigar Naik made an unbeaten 59, Leicestershire v Glamorgan, County Championship, Division Two, Grace Road, April 28, 2014

Jigar Naik made an unbeaten 59

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Apr 6, 2011

Jigar Naik took 7 for 96, Surrey v Leicestershire, County Championship Division Two, The Ova,, 2nd day, June 6, 2010

Jigar Naik took 7 for 96

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Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
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