Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 33 years 9 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 53 52 9 823 54* 19.13 579 142.14 0 3 58 48 19 0
First-class 107 185 11 5600 186 32.18 6 37 51 0
List A 330 300 48 6995 117 27.75 4 37 109 0
T20s 146 141 36 2382 103* 22.68 1808 131.74 1 8 136 127 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 53 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 330 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
T20s 146 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 South Africa v Zimbabwe at Potchefstroom, Oct 12, 2018 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 Mashonaland Eagles v Matabeleland Tuskers at Harare, Mar 9, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Mashonaland Eagles v Mid West Rhinos at Harare, Mar 14, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
2/44, 0, 0 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 7 Feb 2019 FC
1/21, 71, 8 Eagles v Rhinos Harare 1 Feb 2019 FC
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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