Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 32 years 274 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Africa XI, Barbados Tridents, Mashonaland A, Mashonaland Eagles, Northamptonshire, Northerns (Zimbabwe), Quetta Gladiators, 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 Insights on test 14 27 0 569 88 21.07 1133 50.22 0 4 67 6 6 0
ODIs Insights on odi 213 198 26 4340 117 25.23 5423 80.02 2 19 343 106 72 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 53 52 9 823 54* 19.13 579 142.14 0 3 58 48 19 0
First-class 102 179 11 5423 186 32.27 6 35 49 0
List A 326 296 47 6896 117 27.69 4 36 108 0
T20s Insights on t20 142 137 34 2344 103* 22.75 1772 132.27 1 8 135 125 54 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 14 22 1806 966 21 5/54 6/133 46.00 3.20 86.0 1 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 213 132 4339 4274 101 4/28 4/28 42.31 5.91 42.9 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 53 21 276 427 16 4/31 4/31 26.68 9.28 17.2 1 0 0
First-class 102 10954 5971 206 5/33 28.98 3.27 53.1 11 4 0
List A 326 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 142 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 Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Chittagong, Oct 26, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Matabeleland Tuskers at Harare, Dec 3-6, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Mashonaland Eagles v Mid West Rhinos at Harare, Dec 12, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
76* Eagles v Rhinos Harare 12 Dec 2018 LA
21, 7* Eagles v Tuskers Harare 3 Dec 2018 FC
1* Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 26 Oct 2018 ODI # 4061 Insights on
3 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 24 Oct 2018 ODI # 4060 Insights on
47 Zimbabweans v BCB XI Savar (4) 19 Oct 2018 Other OD
6 Zimbabwe v South Africa Potchefstroom 12 Oct 2018 T20I # 699
0 Zimbabwe v South Africa East London 9 Oct 2018 T20I # 698
9 Zimbabwe v South Africa Paarl 6 Oct 2018 ODI # 4051 Insights on
0 Zimbabwe v South Africa Bloemfontein 3 Oct 2018 ODI # 4050 Insights on
27 Zimbabwe v South Africa Kimberley 30 Sep 2018 ODI # 4049 Insights on
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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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura works the ball into the leg side

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura celebrates after reaching his fifty

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Jun 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54, Zimbabwe v India, 1st T20I, Harare, June 18, 2016

Elton Chigumbura slammed an unbeaten 54

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