Elton Chigumbura      

Full name Elton Chigumbura

Born March 14, 1986, Kwekwe, Midlands

Current age 34 years 262 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 57 56 9 893 54* 19.00 635 140.62 0 3 61 53 22 0
First-class 107 185 11 5600 186 32.18 6 37 51 0
List A 335 304 49 7107 117 27.87 4 38 111 0
T20s 150 145 36 2452 103* 22.49 1864 131.54 1 8 139 132 58 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 57 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 335 6544 6217 167 6/24 6/24 37.22 5.70 39.1 3 1 0
T20s 150 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 Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Rawalpindi, Nov 10, 2020 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 Rangers at Harare, Feb 10, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Eagles v Zimbabweans at Kimberley, Sep 13, 2006 scorecard
Last T20s Pakistan v Zimbabwe at Rawalpindi, Nov 10, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Rawalpindi 10 Nov 2020 T20I # 1107
18 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Rawalpindi 8 Nov 2020 T20I # 1106
21 Zimbabwe v Pakistan Rawalpindi 7 Nov 2020 T20I # 1105
70 Eagles v Rangers Harare 10 Feb 2020 LA
- Eagles v Rhinos Harare 8 Feb 2020 LA
35 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 5 Feb 2020 LA
0 Eagles v Mountaineers Harare 4 Feb 2020 LA
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
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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Nov 10, 2020

The Zimbabwe players give Elton Chigumbura a guard of honour in his last international game, Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, 3rd T20I, Rawalpindi, November 10, 2020

The Zimbabwe players give Elton Chigumbura a guard of honour in his last international game

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Nov 8, 2020

Elton Chigumbura scored a few key runs, Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, 2nd T20I, Rawalpindi, November 8, 2020

Elton Chigumbura scored a few key runs

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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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