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John Nyumbu      

Full name John Nyumbu

Born May 31, 1985, Bulawayo

Current age 29 years 247 days

Major teams Zimbabwe, Matabeleland, Matabeleland Tuskers, Westerns, Zimbabwe A

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

John Nyumbu
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 4 0 30 14 7.50 98 30.61 0 0 2 1 1 0
ODIs 10 9 1 31 18 3.87 62 50.00 0 0 1 1 4 0
First-class 49 77 20 825 65 14.47 1765 46.74 0 3 55 0
List A 60 37 15 161 24 7.31 276 58.33 0 0 9 3 35 0
Twenty20 21 10 9 18 5* 18.00 21 85.71 0 0 0 0 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 4 417 250 5 5/157 5/181 50.00 3.59 83.4 0 1 0
ODIs 10 9 458 414 11 3/42 3/42 37.63 5.42 41.6 0 0 0
First-class 49 8077 4121 129 6/59 31.94 3.06 62.6 4 7 0
List A 60 54 2662 2009 62 4/19 4/19 32.40 4.52 42.9 2 0 0
Twenty20 21 19 306 359 8 1/12 1/12 44.87 7.03 38.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Zimbabwe v South Africa at Harare, Aug 9-12, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Oct 25-27, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v South Africa at Bulawayo, Aug 17, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Dec 1, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Matabeleland v Mashonaland at Bulawayo, Apr 2-4, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Matabeleland Tuskers v Mid West Rhinos at Bulawayo, Jan 27-30, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Masvingo v Matabeleland at Harare, Feb 5, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Matabeleland Tuskers v Mid West Rhinos at Bulawayo, Jan 25, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Easterns (Zimbabwe) v Westerns at Harare, Mar 19, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Matabeleland Tuskers v Mashonaland Eagles at Bulawayo, Jan 10, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/101, 26, 59, 1/56 Tuskers v Rhinos Bulawayo 27 Jan 2015 FC
3/26 Tuskers v Rhinos Bulawayo 25 Jan 2015 LA
0/46, 1 Tuskers v Mountaineers Mutare 21 Jan 2015 LA
2, 1/34 Tuskers v Rhinos Bulawayo 17 Jan 2015 LA
1*, 0/30 Tuskers v Eagles Harare 14 Jan 2015 LA
4/19, 10* Tuskers v Eagles Bulawayo 7 Dec 2014 LA
3 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Dhaka 1 Dec 2014 ODI # 3559
0/56, 0 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 23 Nov 2014 ODI # 3552
1/40, 4 Zimbabwe v Bangladesh Chittagong 21 Nov 2014 ODI # 3550
2/40, 2* Zimbabweans v BCB XI Chittagong 19 Nov 2014 Other OD
Profile

A hard-working offspinner from Bulawayo, John Nyumbu has had plenty of responsibility as Matabeleland Tuskers' frontline spinner in recent seasons but shouldered the load well and is developing into a very useful slow bowler. With Zimbabwe's currently brimful spin-bowling stocks, however, he still has plenty to do before he is pushing for national selection.
Liam Brickhill September 2010

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Sep 4, 2014

AB de Villiers fell to another bizarre run out, Zimbabwe v South Africa, tri-series, Harare, September 4, 2014

AB de Villiers fell to another bizarre run out

© Associated Press

Aug 29, 2014

John Nyumbu finished with 3 for 42, Zimbabwe v South Africa, tri-series, Harare, August 29, 2014

John Nyumbu finished with 3 for 42

© AFP

Aug 25, 2014

John Nyumbu had an expensive outing, Zimbabwe v Australia, Tri-series, Harare, August 25, 2014

John Nyumbu had an expensive outing

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
Eagles v Tuskers at Harare
Feb 8-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Mountaineers v Rhinos at Mutare
Feb 8-11, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
New Zealand v Zimbabwe at Lincoln
Feb 9, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Lincoln
Feb 11, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
3rd Match, Pool B: South Africa v Zimbabwe at Hamilton
Feb 15, 2015 (14:00 local | 01:00 GMT | 20:00 EST | 19:00 CST | 17:00 PST)
Rhinos v Eagles at Kwekwe
Feb 15-18, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Mountaineers v Tuskers at Mutare
Feb 15-18, 2015 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
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