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Jigar Naik      

Full name Jigar Kumar Hakumatrai Naik

Born August 10, 1984, Leicester

Current age 33 years 106 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 77 118 29 1888 109* 21.21 4865 38.80 1 5 204 8 42 0
List A 38 28 11 193 36* 11.35 0 0 10 1 5 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 16 11 74 16* 14.80 76 97.36 0 0 4 1 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 77 123 12003 6657 170 8/179 8/133 39.15 3.32 70.6 8 6 0
List A 38 1460 1314 30 3/21 3/21 43.80 5.40 48.6 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 54 52 945 1133 42 3/3 3/3 26.97 7.19 22.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Leicestershire v West Indies A at Leicester, Jul 26-28, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Leicestershire v Sri Lankans at Leicester, May 13-15, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2003
Last List A Leicestershire v Durham at Leicester, Jun 5, 2016 scorecard
T20s debut Nottinghamshire v Leicestershire at Nottingham, Jun 19, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Northamptonshire v Leicestershire at Northampton, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7/22, 11, 4/69 Dorset v Cornwall North Perrott 13 Aug 2017 Other
4/10, 11*, 2/7 Dorset v Wales MC Usk 30 Jul 2017 Other
47, 6/58, 62*, 2/35 Dorset v Oxfordshire Bournemouth 16 Jul 2017 Other
5/75, 13*, 7/47, 1 Dorset v Hrford Colwall 2 Jul 2017 Other
3/99, 0, 7/46, 8 Dorset v Wiltshire Corsham 18 Jun 2017 Other
39, 0/11 Dorset v Devon Sherborne 4 Jun 2017 Other
0/54, 17 Dorset v Berkshire North Perrott 21 May 2017 Other OD
10, 2/21 Dorset v Cornwall Grampound Road 7 May 2017 Other OD
1/25 Dorset v Oxfordshire Bashley 30 Apr 2017 Other OD
1/39, 3 Dorset v Devon Instow 23 Apr 2017 Other OD
Profile

When Jigar Naik made his debut in 2006 he became the first Leicester-born Asian to represent the county, playing against West Indies A. 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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May 22, 2015

Jigar Naik is congratulated by Clint McKay, Leicestershire v Derbyshire, NatWest T20 Blast, North Group, Grace Road, May 22, 2015

Jigar Naik is congratulated by Clint McKay

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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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