Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 29 years 140 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 177 164 22 3708 117 26.11 4462 83.10 2 18 307 96 61 0
T20Is 30 29 5 540 54 22.50 343 157.43 0 2 46 29 13 0
First-class 92 160 9 5019 186 33.23 6 33 40 0
List A 274 247 42 5800 117 28.29 4 30 91 0
Twenty20 107 104 28 1957 103* 25.75 1428 137.04 1 7 116 103 43 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 177 127 4195 4126 97 4/28 4/28 42.53 5.90 43.2 1 0 0
T20Is 30 20 270 411 16 4/31 4/31 25.68 9.13 16.8 1 0 0
First-class 92 10930 5948 206 5/33 28.87 3.26 53.0 11 4 0
List A 274 6400 6069 163 6/24 6/24 37.23 5.68 39.2 3 1 0
Twenty20 107 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 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 Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 14, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 17, 2015 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 Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 14, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 17, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1 Zimbabwe v India Harare 17 Jul 2015 T20I # 440
10 Zimbabwe v India Harare 14 Jul 2015 ODI # 3667
9 Zimbabwe v India Harare 12 Jul 2015 ODI # 3665
104* Zimbabwe v India Harare 10 Jul 2015 ODI # 3662
117 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Lahore 26 May 2015 ODI # 3651
21 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Lahore 24 May 2015 T20I # 418
54 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Lahore 22 May 2015 T20I # 417
0/7, 35 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Brisbane 1 Mar 2015 ODI # 3620
0/44, 21 Zimbabwe v West Indies Canberra 24 Feb 2015 ODI # 3612
0/12, 14* Zimbabwe v U.A.E. Nelson 19 Feb 2015 ODI # 3606
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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Jul 14, 2015

Elton Chigumbura was out for 10, Zimbabwe v India, 3rd ODI, Harare, July 14 2015

Elton Chigumbura was out for 10

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Jul 10, 2015

Elton Chigumbura lofts one down the ground, Zimbabwe v India, 1st ODI, Harare, July 10, 2015

Elton Chigumbura lofts one down the ground

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Jul 10, 2015

Elton Chigumbura celebrates his second successive century, Zimbabwe v India, 1st ODI, Harare, July 10, 2015

Elton Chigumbura celebrates his second successive century

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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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