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Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 33 years 269 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 14 27 0 569 88 21.07 1133 50.22 0 4 67 6 6 0
ODIs 213 198 26 4340 117 25.23 5423 80.02 2 19 343 106 72 0
T20Is 54 53 9 852 54* 19.36 597 142.71 0 3 58 51 19 0
First-class 107 185 11 5600 186 32.18 6 37 51 0
List A 331 301 49 7002 117 27.78 4 37 109 0
T20s 147 142 36 2411 103* 22.74 1826 132.03 1 8 136 130 55 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 213 132 4339 4274 101 4/28 4/28 42.31 5.91 42.9 1 0 0
T20Is 54 21 276 427 16 4/31 4/31 26.68 9.28 17.2 1 0 0
First-class 107 11048 6036 209 5/33 28.88 3.27 52.8 11 4 0
List A 331 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
T20s 147 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 Chattogram, 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 Chattogram, Oct 26, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Khulna, Nov 28, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Rotterdam, Jun 25, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2001/02
Last First-class Mashonaland Eagles v Mountaineers at Harare, Feb 7-10, 2019 scorecard
List A debut 2002/03
Last List A Ireland A v Zimbabwe at Eglinton, Jun 29, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Netherlands v Zimbabwe at Rotterdam, Jun 25, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7* Zimbabwe v Ireland A Eglinton 29 Jun 2019 LA
29 Zimbabwe v Netherlands Rotterdam 25 Jun 2019 T20I # 811
6* Eagles v Rhinos Harare 14 Mar 2019 T20
27* Eagles v Tuskers Harare 13 Mar 2019 T20
2 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 12 Mar 2019 T20
3 Eagles v Tuskers Harare 11 Mar 2019 T20
8 Eagles v Tuskers Harare 9 Mar 2019 LA
10* Eagles v Rhinos Kwekwe 3 Mar 2019 LA
22 Eagles v Mountaineers Mutare 24 Feb 2019 LA
59 Eagles v Mountaineers Mutare 23 Feb 2019 LA
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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