Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 28 years 121 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, 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 11 21 0 434 86 20.66 909 47.74 0 3 55 4 3 0
ODIs 153 141 16 2998 79 23.98 3636 82.45 0 15 243 84 46 0
T20Is 27 26 5 464 53* 22.09 296 156.75 0 1 38 25 13 0
First-class 89 154 9 4884 186 33.68 6 32 37 0
List A 243 219 35 5012 109* 27.23 2 27 75 0
Twenty20 102 99 27 1860 103* 25.83 1361 136.66 1 6 106 99 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 11 16 1353 779 16 5/54 6/133 48.68 3.45 84.5 0 1 0
ODIs 153 116 3955 3879 95 4/28 4/28 40.83 5.88 41.6 1 0 0
T20Is 27 20 270 411 16 4/31 4/31 25.68 9.13 16.8 1 0 0
First-class 89 10477 5761 201 5/33 28.66 3.29 52.1 10 4 0
List A 243 6094 5740 160 6/24 6/24 35.87 5.65 38.0 3 1 0
Twenty20 102 84 1335 1844 75 5/13 5/13 24.58 8.28 17.8 4 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, May 6-8, 2004 scorecard
Last Test Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, Sep 10-14, 2013 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Apr 20, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v Pakistan at Harare, Aug 31, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Zimbabwe at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Matabeleland Tuskers at Harare, Apr 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Southern Rocks v Mashonaland Eagles at Masvingo, Feb 22, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 United Arab Emirates v Zimbabwe at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
120 Eagles v Tuskers Harare 23 Apr 2014 FC
2/33, 30, 1/15 Eagles v Rocks Harare 6 Apr 2014 FC
25, 4/72, 5 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 29 Mar 2014 FC
53* Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Sylhet 21 Mar 2014 T20I # 376
0 Zimbabwe v Netherlands Sylhet 19 Mar 2014 T20I # 372
22* Zimbabwe v Ireland Sylhet 17 Mar 2014 T20I # 368
16* Zimbabwe v Afghanistan Chittagong 14 Mar 2014 Other T20
45*, 0/11 Zimbabwe v Hong Kong Chittagong 12 Mar 2014 Other T20
1/50, 66 Eagles v Rocks Masvingo 22 Feb 2014 LA
0/23, 37 Utseya XI v Taylor XI Harare 19 Feb 2014 Other T20
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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Mar 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura slashes the ball over point, Zimbabwe v UAE, World T20, Group B, Sylhet, March 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura slashes the ball over point

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Mar 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura smacks the ball for six, Zimbabwe v UAE, World T20, Group B, Sylhet, March 21, 2014

Elton Chigumbura smacks the ball for six

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Mar 12, 2014

Elton Chigumbura pulls during his 45 off 28 balls, Hong Kong v Zimbabwe, World T20 warm-up, Chittagong, March 12, 2014

Elton Chigumbura pulls during his 45 off 28 balls

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Tournament Results
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 24, 2012
Zim XI won by 9 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 23, 2012
SAf XI won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
Bdesh XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 22, 2012
Bdesh XI won by 3 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Zim XI v Bdesh XI at Harare - Jun 21, 2012
Bdesh XI won by 6 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Zim XI v SAf XI at Harare - Jun 20, 2012
Zim XI won by 29 runs
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